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Conquer the Lakes of Finland

Enjoy peace and serenity during your holiday. Travel the Finnish lakes at your own pace and at the same time stay in a first class summer house. During this holiday, you will experience nature that the lakes and forests in Central Finland can only offer. Conquer the white water foams of the Kuusa rapids on a river adventure; walk the line over an old logging river, cross the rapids sliding on a cable and test your skills in whitewater rafting. Catch a giant trout from the Kuusa rapids, enjoy a meal cooked on the open fire and feel the healing power of a Finnish sauna in Varjola.

Turku‒Stockholm Cruises

A cruise that gives you a scenic voyage through the archipelagoes of Stockholm and Turku, passing through the Åland Islands. Enjoy what the ship has to offer at your leisure during the 23 or 35 hour cruises.

Golf - Relax and Recharge your Game - A Finnish Way

Our well-maintained 18-hole course opens right from the Hotel doors. Warm up your body before the game and balance afterwards with the latest wellbeing technology, a unique method available only in Finland. The treatment will activate your muscles and focus your mind. Since a golfer's skin faces health and aging problems more than usual, our signature Golfer's Facial is ideal for both men and women. Our Wellbeing Mentor and Golf Pro will give you useful ideas. A Finnish sauna will finalise your experience. The hotel kitchen is famous for its local food made in with seasonal inspirations.

Husky Safari 5 km (Self-Drive) and Husky Farm Visit

Feel the thrill of driving or sitting in a sled pulled by Huskies, 2 persons on each team. Halfway through the safari, you can change places. After the safari, we'll get to know the Husky farm, where you will meet charming arctic Siberian Huskies, Husky puppies, dog wolves and reindeers of the farm (which you can also feed). Hot drinks and sausages by a cozy fireplace included in the price. Duration about 2 hours.

Old Wooden Towns Tour

Walking around old towns is like stepping into a fairytale: the colorful wooden houses, decorative gates, cobblestone streets and beautiful public buildings create an atmosphere of the long-forgotten past. In old Finnish coastal towns you find many lovely restaurants, cafes, shops and museums. Most of the buildings in these conservation areas date back to the 18th and 19th centuries, and strict regulation ensures that the areas will retain their history.

Ice Climbing, Mont Karhu Climbing Tower

Experience ice climbing up in the Mont Karhu climbing tower. Learn how to use a climbing harness, carabiners, crampons and ice axes. We start ice climbing from the eastern side of Month Karhu climbing tower. Ice climbing is a real team work effort so you will be working in a group of three people. One of you is climbing and two of you belaying. Previous climbing experience is not needed for this program.

Tour de Rokua by Snowshoes

Who is the King of the Hill at Pookivaara? You will learn the secrets of snowshoeing first. After learning a bit about the technique the group will enjoy a tour by the local Pookivaara hill, where you can walk with the snowshoes towards the top of the hill. From there you can admire the beautiful winter scenery, and finally, we will enjoy warm refreshment by the hillside. The overall distance is approx. 2 – 3 km.

Day Cruise to Åland

Experience the most beautiful group of islands in the world! During the day cruise from Turku to Mariehamn, Åland you will get to travel on two of our cruise ships – Galaxy and Baltic Princess. This 11-hour cruise is all about enjoying the breathtaking views, tasting Scandinavian delicacies in a variety of restaurants, and shopping.

Hotel Stallbacken Wellbeing Package, 2 nights

Whether you're interested in wellbeing, staying active or good food, Hotel Stallbacken in the most beautiful archipelago, in Nagu has it all! At one time, Grännäs Storgård was Grännäs Rustholl. Later, Grännäs Varf, a shipyard that built sailing ships, also operated on the estate. The estate offers a photographic exhibition, and the hosts will gladly tell you more about the locality, its history and culture. We provide high-grade hotel and B&B accommodation in a peaceful and historic setting that is close to nature. You may rent rowing boats, bicycles, canoes and kayaks from us.

Critters and Plants – Introducing Archipelago Flora and Fauna

With the help of a guide, you can familiarize yourself with the archipelago's nature by examining typical plants and trees on the seashore and in forests, not forgetting the tiny creatures that live there. In addition, you can learn about the local ecosystem, environmental challenges and ways to overcome these challenges. The hands-on methods make sure this informative programme is not just a lecture, and you can really get in touch with the nature of the archipelago. There is also an option to add an after-dark programme focusing on bats.

Snowmobile Safari to a Wilderness Camp with Lunch

We drive through the snowy wilderness to our private wilderness camp Sirius. While you enjoy the white silence around you, your guide gets the campfire going and prepares a snack lunch for you. After a relaxing break by the campfire, we drive back to the safari house.

Kevo Strict Nature Reserve

At Kevo Strict Nature Reserve, you can experience Lapland's landscape at its most wondrous. The Nature Reserve has been established to protect the Kevo Canyon and the sensitive fell landscape that surrounds it. The canyon-like valley of River Kevojoki is 40 km long and at places 80 metres deep. The rest of the Nature Reserve is fell highland marked with gentle ravines. You can also find large tundra-like open mires. There are two marked hiking trails which help you explore the area. Come and see this spectacular area for yourself!

Snowmobile Rental

Levi has Europe's largest snowmobile trail network and as such offers various options for every day. All the trails are well marked, perfect for driving on your own. A big variety of one- and two-seater snowmobiles are waiting for you to explore the Lappish nature. Your rental includes an introduction and a full driving outfit; thermal suit, woollen socks, boots, mittens and helmet. All you need with you is a driver's license.

Hiking Hut in Nuuksio

Rent a hiking hut for overnight camping while trekking in the Nuuksio National Park. A simple 10 m² cottage for 2–4 persons include bunk beds, blankets and pillows, a table and a chair. Bring you own sleeping bags or bed linen. You can rent the hut from the Nuuksio Reindeer Park in the summertime.

Night of Reindeers and Northern Lights

Escape with us from the city for a night of reindeer culture and Auroras. Visit a traditional Finnish reindeer farm about 60 km from Rovaniemi and learn all about reindeer husbandry and the daily life of caring for them. Enjoy a traditional reindeer meat meal prepared right at the farm. After dinner, it's time to go out to our Northern Lights viewing location, where we’ll make a campfire and our guide will explain this amazing natural phenomenon.

RIB Tour in Helsinki Archipelago

Welcome to an unforgettable adventure! You can experience the Finnish archipelago and satisfy your hunger for speed at the same time! You will visit the most beautiful places of the Helsinki archipelago. Have a look at the sights and see the fantastic nature!

Boat to Linnansaari National Park

Linnansaari is the largest island in the national park. Well-marked hiking trails, fireplaces, a sauna, camping locations and an Eco Hostel await you on the island. Linnansaari is easy to reach by boat from the Oravi village. There is a regular boat connection four times a day in July–August from the Oravi harbour to the Sammakkoniemi camp site on Linnansaari. You can buy tickets online or at the reception in Oravi. Other times (May–October) you can book a water taxi from Oravi.

Ice Fishing Tour

"The smaller the group, the bigger the experience, as listening to the woods is better in silence." Are you ready to catch lunch the traditional way? You will be taught how to drill a hole in the ice and tactics that increase your chances of a catch. Once your guide has taught you the basics, you will get to relax in the silent wilderness. A fire will be prepared for you on the bank of the river or lake so you can warm up, enjoy a drink and grill sausages.

Helsinki City Kayak

City Tour by Kayak! Combine sport and culture to view Helsinki from an unconventional perspective. Our tour takes place within walking distance from downtown. Our 2 hour paddling tour starts from the southern end of Töölönlahti and we see a lot of the main attractions of Helsinki!