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Sport & Sauna

We’ll introduce you to Finnish sports and then the Sauna, where you get to wind down. A perfect combination to enhance health and balance in the midst of a hectic modern lifestyle. We’ll hit the city by Nordic walking and take on the main sites of Southern Helsinki, all while breaking a little sweat. You'll have a chance to try exotic local sports such as wife-carrying and “merimiespaini”. The tour ends in a sauna by the sea where you can feel your weary muscles relax in the heat. Bring a swimsuit for a dip in the sea!

Magical Midnight Sun Sauna by the Sea

Feel the warmth of a real Finnish seaside sauna – something a Finn couldn't live without! Our guide will teach you how to make a proper bath whisk, tell you about traditions and beliefs related to the sauna and inform you of its health benefits. You will learn the secrets of heating a sauna; how to get the ideal muscle-relaxing, body-cleansing and mind-unwinding temperature. Take a refreshing dip in the sea. After the guided part you can enjoy the heat of the sauna amongst your group. The evening includes refreshing drinks and evening snacks cooked on a grill or an open fire.

Book Our Spa for a Day!

Book our spa just for you! With a minimum of 6 persons, you can use our facilities as much as you want! The package includes our saunas (steam room, infrared sauna, traditional Finnish sauna and hot tub) and our treatment rooms: salt room, mind swings, hand paraffin treatment, Pyramid’s bright light treatment and low-frequency sound massage. Prices can be found on our website. Prices for individuals also available!

The Only Public Sauna in Turku

True sauna culture has existed in Turku since 1927. A public sauna for both women and men is open on Fridays from 3 pm to 6 pm. The Forum Sauna has two saunas as well as washing and changing rooms with facilities for about 20 people on each side. The changing rooms have lockers. Reservations are not necessary, and there is no restriction on duration. Other services include towel rental, refreshments, sauna and washing products as well as therapy products, all for sale. Services on request: traditional washer, cupping, mud treatments, hirudin therapy, and infrared sauna.

Lakeside Sauna & Dinner

Pettu-Eerikki takes you on a trip of alifetime: start from the steams of a hot lakeside sauna and then enjoy fine dining in the atmospheric setting of a candlelit medieval torture chamber. * Grand lakeside sauna for up to 30 persons * Three course dinner from our menu selection + Optionally, a tour to one of Finland's largest private historical collections Booking min. 3 days before the event. For groups of 2–20 persons.

Cosy Finnish Sauna Evening

Visit a Finnish home and experience an authentic sauna, if you dare. Your host explains the traditions and procedures involved. Snacks and beverages will be served. Bigger groups are divided to several homes. Optimal number of guests is 1–4 persons.

Original SkySauna

Original SkySauna combines sauna in the sky with an amazing sea view and a comfortable hot tub on the ground. You can rent the sauna experience for up to 20 people for your personal use. You have a chance to enjoy the beautiful scenery of Helsinki, experience the one of a kind sauna cabin, relax in the massaging hot tub, and enjoy refreshing beverages in good company.

Sauna World

Hellimö's Sauna World invites you to enjoy our infrared sauna, steam room, traditional Finnish sauna and a hot tub. Book the Sauna World just for you or your group for 2 hours. While you're here, you can also add a bit of luxury to your sauna experience with some sparkling wine.

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.

Löyly

Löyly, an urban oasis occupying a stretch of beautiful Helsinki waterfront, offers a warm welcome and many delights for locals and visitors alike. On a beautiful summer’s day, our terrace is the place to be and our saunas are available daily. While Löyly offers exceptional architecture in a unique location, it is our commitment to sustainable business and green construction that truly sets us apart. The environment has been our number one consideration throughout the project, informing everything from our choice of FSC certified building materials to our menu.

Arctic Forest Spa – Metsäkyly

Inspired by the nature and rich Finnish sauna-traditions, Metsäkyly is a heaven dedicated to life-enhancing warmth and relaxation in the middle of the Arctic forest. The large Metsäkyly sauna can take up to 50 bathers to savor the embracing warmth. In addition to the more conventional saunas of Metsäkyly, you can also try the relaxing steam provided by the Mökö Sauna. Our atmosphere-rich Sauna Lounge is truly multifunctional. In Metsäkyly’s Sauna Lounge one can hold any kind of event: wedding, birthday or any other celebrated occasion, centre of which is always – our cozy improvised bar.

Helsinki - Urban and Nature

A 3 hour walking tour in Helsinki including the following sights: the Senate Square, Esplanade, University Library, Railway Station and Music Center. Including also approximately a one hour walk on a nature track by the sea and forest. There's also a possibility to explore the Finnish sauna culture as well, if interested.

Nature and Silence Tour

On this tour you will explore the pristine Arctic nature of the Pallas-Ylläs national park on a three days' snow-shoe safari and the nearby wilderness on a two-day husky safari. For five days you will hardly even see the lights of smaller villages. With at most six people in the group, we ensure a serene atmosphere. The tour takes place in the area of Levi-Muonio, one of the best places on Earth to hunt for Northern Lights, as listed by CNN.

Magic Night in a Cottage by the Lake

Arrive in the afternoon and walk in the woods of Nuuksio National Park with your private guide, pick berries, forage mushrooms and experience the healing powers of nature. Row a boat and fish on the peaceful lake. Relax in the gentle heat of a traditional Finnish sauna and refresh yourself in the calm lake. Enjoy delicious wild Arctic food prepared on an open fire by your private cook. Sleep deeply in the silence of Finnish nature and start your day with a traditional Finnish breakfast. Get back to your hotel or to the airport by noon, relaxed and empowered.

Chalet Ruka Peak – Christmas Season Package, 3 Days

Our Christmas holiday package offers you three days of charming and wonderful winter activities and pleasures! Accommodation is at our cozy luxury hotel Chalet Ruka Peak. You will enjoy wonderful December days on a husky safari and a horse sleigh ride in the magical winter forest. Meet Father Christmas and Rudolf at Kiekeröland! After your winter activities you can enjoy the warm, gentle steam in our Saunaworld, complete with jacuzzi and hot tube under the stars. Chalet Ruka Peak wishes you a warm welcome to our winter wonderland! May your Christmas holiday be joyful and unforgettable!

Finnish Traditional Smoke Sauna Evening

This traditional Finnish evening includes bathing in the large smoke sauna, swimming on Lake Kallavesi (ice hole in the winter), having a delicious Finnish traditional buffet with local food and flavours, live accordeon musician, sing-along, dancing -and in the summer, a lumberjack demonstration.

Authentic Smoke Sauna by the Lake

Krapi's chimneyless smoke sauna is located right by the shores of Lake Tuusula. In addition to the steam room, the sauna has a shower room, dressing room and a lounge with a fireplace. The entire space will hold about 15 to 20 people, while steam room has space for 10 people at a time. In the summer, you can plunge into the lake from the jetty, and in the wintertime, through a hole in the ice. The sauna can be booked Mon–Sat 14.00-23.00.