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Sauna at Lucky Ranch

Arrive at Lucky Ranch and get familiar with the ranch. A traditional Finnish sauna offers a relaxing experience with soft heat and the pleasant aroma of birch tree leaves. Apply a deep cleansing and skin caring mud mask on your face and expose the glow of your skin. Enjoy some fresh air in our hot tub under the stars. The program includes snacks made with local ingredients. Transportation also available for an additional fee.

Sauna Celebration

We at the Mansion of Experience and Friendship want to offer a super sauna experience to our guests in an empowering and holistic way in our Holy Smoke Sauna Celebration. The programme includes: guided walking tour in the forest, guided sauna program & treatments, instructor's services, sauna treats, jacuzzi, sauna meal + drinks, body cover and drying towels, outdoor slippers in the winter

Saunaboat Scenic River Cruise

This raft has a traditional wood-heated sauna! You can use the sauna as the ferry sails and view the beautiful landscape. Depending on the season you can see the amazing midnight sun, autumn colours or the wonderful Northern Lights. The raft stops for a swim break. Dining on request. If rain occurs, the deck can be covered up with an awning. There is room for 12 people on the raft and for six in the sauna at a time. There are enough seats for everyone. You can also bring your own beverages on board.

Traditional Smoke Sauna Experience

Our traditional Finnish smoke sauna is heated 3 times a week (every Tue, Wed and Fri). After the sauna, you can dip into the refreshing waters of the nearby fell brook. Tickets may be purchased at the Reception of Fell Centre Kiilopää. The smoke sauna can also be booked for private use.

Magnificent Finnish Nature

Accomodation in a cozy cottage or hotel room where you can enjoy the beautiful nature around Lake Iso-Virmas. Guided day trip in the Southern Konnevesi National Park, a scenic spot well-known as early as the 1800s, when people used to climb to the top to admire views to the west over Lake Konnevesi and to the east all the way to Lake Hankavesi. The trail is surrounded by giant aspen trees reaching towards the sky. Introduction to different kinds of saunas; smoke sauna, tent sauna, basic sauna. You can try different saunas while you enjoy the beautiful lake scenery and clean waters.

Herrankukkaro's Smoke Sauna World

The fishing village of Herrankukkaro (Mama's Pocket) is also a smoke sauna paradise. Herrankukkaro features the largest underground smoke sauna in the world and, of course, also the world’s smallest smoke sauna! The four different types of smoke saunas represent the thousands of years of tradition of the Finnish invention. The smoke sauna is Finnish culture at its most authentic and most enjoyable. In the Kaislikko-outdoor spa you can wash away the problems of everyday life and enjoy the natural beauty of the archipelago.

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!

City Sauna Tour

Sauna is in many ways the base of life and society in Finland. We have 3 million saunas for 5 million people. On this tour you will learn about different kinds of saunas and visit a public city sauna for a real bathing experience! The tour can be conducted by public transport, by bicycle or with Nordic walking sticks. Let us know which method of transport you would prefer or inquire what we have available for the time when you would like to participate on the tour. The best part of the tour is of course a real bathing visit to one of the city saunas in bohemian Kallio neighborhood!

Experience the Sauna and Urban Nature

Spend an unforgettable short break in Helsinki. See the most interesting sights of our capital city and experience Finland’s gift to the world, the sauna! Sauna is an essential part of the way we live in Finland. It has been a place for physical and spiritual cleansing for over a thousand years. You will experience the Finnish sauna from two different perspectives, the traditional cottage sauna by the sea as well as an urban sauna and pool complex in the city centre. Duration: 3 days / 2 nights.

Järvisydän Lake Spa

Our new Lake Spa offers a unique Finnish lake wellness experience. The spa is built in the middle of natural rocks and the large windows overlook Lake Saimaa. The building itself is hidden under the forest terrain and you can find 500-year-old wood inside along with real lake water. You can also pamper yourself with natural beauty treatments or on our yoga lessons.

Traditional Finnish Folk Healing

Massage and bone setting, wet cupping and peat treatments: come experience traditional Finnish folk healing, which has proven its efficiency time and again. It has helped people for thousands of years and continues to do so also in our time. Folk healing, based on traditional folk wisdom, is natural healthcare at its best. The methods are adjusted to fit the requirements of modern times but the roots of the treatments lie in traditional knowledge and skills. You may learn more about the treatments on my website.

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 Experience at Långvik

A driver will pick you up at the airport and drive you to the resort, where you will be introduced to Finnish sauna tradition in your private sauna. Relax, enjoy the sea or the pools – and once you're ready, a Scandinavian-style gourmet dinner will be served at the Bistro. The exquisite rooms facing the nature feature comfortable beds, ensuring a rejuvenating sleep. Minimum of 2 persons. Including two-way airport transfers, one night's accommodation with breakfast in double room, private sauna with introduction and all relevant equipment. Reservation 24h in advance.

Guided Sauna and Swimming Tour in Tampere

We love swimming all year round – yes, even in the winter. No matter the weather, our favorite combination is a stay in the sauna followed by a jump into a lake. This tour is sure to relax you, be it summer or winter. After this unique experience, you will sleep like a baby with a refreshed mind and body. Highlights include: -Experience true Finnish sauna culture -Swim in a clear Finnish lake -Feel the unique post-sauna relaxation -Stories about sauna culture in Finland from your private guide

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.

Finnish Sauna Evening

Experience the Finnish sauna evening in your own privacy! Sauna, vihta, green healthy smoothie and sauna tapas will be ready for you. You will be guided for using the sauna and vihta. After the guiding session you can enjoy the private sauna facilities and free access to the Spa.

Sunset Sauna Cycle

This tour shows you what this sauna-frenzy nation of Finns is all about! In a magic evening of setting sun we cycle around Eastern side of Helsinki center to such neighborhoods like the hipster home Kallio, Kruununhaka full of Finnish history, and functionally modern Merihaka / Hakaniemi. We learn about sauna and the culture behind it while cycling around the recreational areas and islands close to the center of Helsinki. We also stop at one of the famous public saunas for a real bathing!

Sauna Yoga

In Oravi you can try the Finnish speciality Sauna Yoga. It is suitable for everyone and requires no previous yoga training. Sauna Yoga is practised under the guidance of a trained instructor. The gentle heat of the sauna effectively melts away the strains in your back and shoulders, and the beneficial effects can be felt immediately after a single session. After the sauna you can enjoy a refreshing swim in the lake. Join a weekly class or book a private session.

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.