Address: Kullasvuorenkuja 1, 17500 Padasjoki
Come to a time travel to the Stone Age in Padasjoki, by Lake Päijänne.
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 on a hiking trip to Tuomasvuori lookout towers and on a rowing trip. The soft sauna experience in the Stone Age style 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. During a day you will enjoy lunch between activities.
Group size: 10-50 persons (on request for bigger groups)
Duration: Half a day
Location: Kullasmarina, Padasjoki marina
Service languages: Finnish, English, Russian
Price: 147 €/person
Lunch with non-alcoholic beverages, guided hiking and rowing trip, guided sauna experience in a stone age sauna.
Services not included:
Travellers’ insurances, alcoholic beverages
Transportation from Helsinki-Vantaa airport or from Lahti Travel Centre and other transportation services
“Stone Age man”
The Stone Age man makes 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.