Address: Metsän Syli, Rautlahdentie 449, 19700 Sysmä
Discover how to find, gather and use the most common edible and medicinal plants with a professional herbalist.
Enjoy the enchanting greenness of Finnish summer, pure and fresh air and get some gentle excercise while learning about the traditional use and benefits of the marvelous plants that grow wild in our woods and medows. Together we'll wildcraft some plants which you can afterwards use either in herbal sauna, cooking, making simple natural cosmetics or make arts and crafts.
After picking the wild herbs our program continues according to your wishes. You can choose one of the following alternatives:
- Feel the magic of Finnish wild and medicinal plants in a sauna experience conducted according to local Finnish traditions
- Cooking with wild herbs and berries
- Making simple natural cosmetics with wild herbs and berries
- Arts & Crafts with natural materials: make a dream catcher from birch or willow branches and dried berries
Duration: 4 hours
Minimum group size: 4 persons
Service languages: Finnish, English, French and Portuguese
The price includes guided herb walk with professional guide and herbalist, program chosen by you and sauna/kitchen/meeting room rent. The excursion will take place in Metsän syli farm, unless otherwise informed. The excursion can also be carried out in your own premises, such as a rental cottage. An ordinary sauna suits well for the herbal sauna, an ordinary kitchen for the cooking and an ordinary food table for the other activities. Please dress according to the weather for the nature walk.
Starting point (unless otherwise agreed):
Metsän Syli Farm,
Rautlahdentie 449, Sysmä
In case you wish to arrange the excursion in your own premises, please inform Ma Nature at the latest two weeks prior to the excursion day to email@example.com or by calling +358 50 542 4 542 .
Terms of reservation and cancellation:
Reservations at the latest 2 weeks before the tour. In case the tour is cancelled less than 24 hours before the tour, no refund is allowed. The tour will start if there are minimum of 4 persons attending the tour. The tour will be confirmed to the client 2 days before the tour. In case the tour has to cancelled because of lack of participants, the whole amount will be returned to the client.