Address: Kullasvuorenkuja 1, 17500 Padasjoki
Stone Age experiences in Kullasmarina, Padasjoki.
Come with a family or friends to a time travel to the Stone Age by the Lake Päijänne in Finland. You will follow the steps of the Siberian mammoth hunters’ descendants who lived, fished and hunted here 8000 years ago. You’ll experience natural attractions moulded by the Ice Age. You will have a boat trip to the handprint of a pre-historical man in Haukkasalo. The soft sauna experience in the ancient sauna by the Lake Päijänne is unbelievable and timeless. The silent moment in a sauna will connect you gently to the past generations. Bathing on refreshing waters of Lake Päijänne on Kullasmarina’s sandy beach cleans both the soul and the body. The time travel is completed with a menu, which respects the Stone Age.
On arrival day you will lodge to comfortable Kullasmarina’s high-quality holiday villas. You’ll make a light supper from Stone Aged food supplied to the villa. In the morning you'll have Stone Aged breakfast ingredients with easy instructions in the fridge. During the day you’ll have a hiking trip on the footsteps of a Stone Age man with trained guide on Kullasvuori and a boat trip to the Haukkasalo rock paintings. We’ll serve you lunch from the Stone Age during your trips. In the evening we will guide you the Stone Age sauna. After the sauna you will enjoy dinner, which is made respecting Stone Age food culture.
Group size: min. 4 persons
Duration: min. 2 days
Season: May-September (other times by order and the programme fitted to the season)
Location: Kullasmarina, Padasjoki marina
Price: 480 €/person/2 days
Accommodation in 1-2 persons/room in Kullasmarina’s five stars villa
(incl. towels, linen and final cleaning)
All meals mentioned in the program with non-alcoholic beverages
Services not included:
Transportation from Helsinki-Vantaa airport or from Lahti railway station and other transportation services
“Stone Age man”
He will make a spell to take evil spirits out of the sauna and sings traditional Kalevala vocal poem greeting before he’ll take you to sauna.
“Stone Age woman’s -traditional sauna treatments" - Spirits, myths and herbs!
The ancient times sauna rituals were associated with spiritual cleansing, the integrity of the individual and the community and even the idea of reincarnation. Under the guidance of the Folk Healer we will explore the shamanistic side of the sauna. We feel the power of nature through whisking, herbs, and healing steam. We also get acquainted with old sauna myths and rituals.
Traditional folk healing treatments
(e.g. folk-like massage or traditional cupping)
Nature tour to the wildlife animals’ feeding places
We'll hear stories about the nature and animals of the area. Take your camera with! In a good chance we’ll arrive at animals’ mealtime. (Nature tour includes snack)
Trip to Hirvikartano
Meet a moose from eye to eye. In its natural environment, in its own moose terms. Meet also fallow deer and reindeer. (Trip includes lunch)
Finnish, English, Russian