Winter Day Like a Finn | Best Lake Nature AdventuresAddress: Pajulahdentie 167, 15560 Nastola, Lahti
Address: Pajulahdentie 167, 15560 Nastola, Lahti
Spend a winter day full of activities - outdoors of course! This trip takes place in Lahti, the winter capital of Finland.
Spend a winter day like a Finn- an active one! You start you day with cross country skiing lesson – don’t worry if you have never even seen the skies. After skiing you try your luck with ice fishing- it is hard to get a big fish trough small hole on the ice! But the fish is not so important, when ice fishing you can catch a feeling of peace – and a hint of Finnish people’s mentality. After a buffet lunch in Pajulahti Sport centre restaurant and you are ready for relaxing snowshoe walking into the forest. When drinking a nice warm juice after all activities, you can be proud of yourself- you have spent a day like a Finn. Your guide is a professional wilderness guide.
The buffet lunch includes: salad table, warm dishes (meat, fish, vegetable, etc), bread, cold drinks, dessert +coffee/tea.
WHAT IS INCLUDED: all needed equipment (cross country skiing: skis, ski boots, poles, snowshoes, ice fishing equipment), buffet lunch, hot juice +snack, guiding in English
DURATION: 6 hours
MEETING POINT: Pajulahdentie 167, 15560 Nastola, parking place
SEASON: January- March
Trip is also suitable for families with children over 7 years.
You should wear warm winter clothes with cap/hat and gloves, note also to have warm outdoor shoes and woollen socks. Long sleeved underwear is necessary. The most important thing with winter clothing is to have layers- at least three of them: underwear: long sleeved ones, material wool or technical materials that absorb moisture well, intermediate clothing: airy materials like fleece or wool, wool socks and outer clothing: cotton or down jacket and pants, tall boots with warm insoles. Your guide will tell you how to change layers during different activities. Look here tips for winter clothing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sIEfOu7IzK4.
Depending on weather and ice situation the guide has right to change a program if needed. Ice fishing may be changed to snow yoga or similar activity.