The tour is including accommodation with half board in country milieau, and f.ex. forest walk with lanterns, guided ice floating session, sauna with sauna yoga and peat treatment, ice-fishing session.
Arrival in Helsinki and drive with a rental car to Laukaa (independent lunch on the way). Accommodation in villas with country-style breakfast in a beautiful and historic country milieu of Varjola.
After arrival, snowshoe tour in the surrounding nature: discover the beauty of the winter with pure snow, trees covered with snow and icicles. The walk includes coffee around an open fire and snack.
Later in the evening, tasty dinner at the farm’s idyllic barn restaurant (independent).
After breakfast, guided ice floating session! Guests are dressed in floating suits and guide provides instructions: admire the nature around you and listen to the quietness.
After floating, free time and, later on, optional activities or drive to Spa Hotel Peurunka (only 10 min from the villas). Later in the evening, delicious dinner Varjola’s Bistro Sylvi (independent).
After breakfast, drive to Hotel Revontuli located in Hankasalmi. During the next two days it is time to chase the Northern Lights! The area of Revontuli Resort is the darkest place in all of Southern Finland – perfect for spotting the Northern Lights! The two-day package includes accommodation in an All Sky Aurora Igloo, visit and guided tour at Sirius Observatory with information about the Northern Lights, space and the stars, guided Northern Lights chasing tour by snowshoeing and with a break by a campfire, use of a lakeside sauna and a hot tub in one night.
Independent lunches and dinners.
After breakfast, drive to Asikkala, Lahti region. Accommodation in an individually decorated log cabin by Lake Päijänne, the second largest lake in Finland. A delicious lunch and, later on, snow-shoeing trip in the surrounding nature.
Later in the evening, traditional Finnish sauna treatments programme during which you will hear stories about traditional Finnish beliefs, ancient spells as well as the effects of sauna and the materials used. In the sauna, you will have an individual and relaxing whisking treatment.
After the sauna, it is time to enjoy the genuine tastes of the Finnish sauna menu of your choice.
Breakfast at the cabin. Later on, ice fishing trip to Lake Päijänne: an ice fishing session could be considered a sort of meditation. Whilst waiting patiently for something to happen – and often nothing does – your mind clears itself unexpectedly and effortlessly.
After ice fishing, coffee around an open fire and snack. The rest of the day and evening is your own free time: you can take a walk or sit by the fire and read a good book and later on, relax in an outdoor hot tub and look at the stars in the sky.
Breakfast and departure to the airport – feeling recharged!
Price of the package: Kindly contact supplier
Group size: Min. 2 persons
Duration: 7 days /6 nights
Availability: On request during the winter season (excluding Christmas and New Year).
Optional extras: single supplement, lunches and dinners all days, transfers.
Service languages: Finnish, English