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Activities & Wellness & Sauna
Activities & Wellness & Sauna

 

Trips, Wellness & Sauna


Trip to the Finnish Forrest

Make a trip to the Finnish forrest! In this trip you will get a short guidance to the finnish nature, forrest, and to the lakeland area of Saimaa. You will learn about common trees, shrubs and flowers. Also you will learn about the traditional Finnish everyman’s right. You will learn about finnish wild herbs, berries and mushrooms. Trip to the Finnish nature is possible to organize near your destination in Mikkeli-area.

  • Timing: any time of the year
  • Duration: 1 hour (min.) – 8 hours
  • Price: 99€/1. hour, next hours 49€/hour
  • For extra charge: berry- or herbaldrink 3€/person, berrycookie 2€/person, berry pie 4€/person, packed lunch bread 5€/person, coffee or tea 2€/person

Finnish Wild Herbs -Trip

Feel the charm of the finnish wild herbs! In this trip you will learn about finnish wild herbs. These common edible berbs you will find approximately everywhere. You will learn few useful hebs suitable for you. You will get good tips for picking and using wild herbs. Trip to the Finnish wild herbs is possible to organize near your destination in Mikkeli.

  • Timing: May – September
  • Duration: 1 hour (min.) – 8 hours
  • Price: 99€/1. hour, next hours 49€/hour
  • Extra charge: herbaldrink 3€/person, herbalcookie 2€/person, berry pie 4€/person, packed lunch bread 5€/person, coffee or tea 2€/person

Finnish Wild Berries -Trip

Taist the sweet wild berries! In this trip you will find the wild finnish berries! You will learn about common Finnish edible wild berries. You will get useful tips for finding, picking and using of berries. Trip to the Finnish wild berries is possible to organize near your destination in Mikkeli, but availability of the berries varies from the location and the timing.

  • Timing: May – September
  • Duration: 1 hour (min.) – 8 hours
  • Price: 99€/1. hour, next hours 49€/hour
  • For extra charge: berrydrink 3€/person, berrycookie 2€/person, berry pie 4€/person, packed lunch bread 5€/person, coffee or tea 2€/person

Forrest Mushroom -Trip

Find the hiding forrest mushrooms! In this trip you will find the wild finnish mushrooms! You will learn about common Finnish edible wild mushrooms. You will get useful tips for finding, picking and using of mushrooms. The Mushroom -trip is possible to organize near your destination in Mikkeli, but availability of the mushrooms varies from the location, the timing and the weather. The mushroom-calendar: May – False Morel, July – Chanterelle, August – Brittlegill and Bolete, September – Milkcap and other later mushrooms

  • Timing: May (False Morel), July-September (October)
  • Duration: 1 hour (min.) – 8 hours
  • Price: 99€/1. hour, next hours 49€/hour
  • For extra charge: berry- or herbaldrink 3€/person, cookie 2€/person, berry- or mushroom pie 4€/person, packed lunch bread 5€/person, coffee 2€/person

Terms:

  • Group size: under 20 person, groups over 20 person extrapayment 49€/hour/20 person (one guide/20 person)
  • Minimum duration is one hour, maximum 8 hours.
  • Price includes vat. 24%, and the food products vat. 14%.
  • Price doesn’t include the transportation.
  • Trips are available 10km from the town Mikkeli. Trips are possible to organize also in the other area, extrapayment for guide’s travel cost. The group will organize their own transportation.
  • All trips will be organized in the nature and off the road. Participants will equip themselves with outdoor equipments according to the weather and stable outdoor footwear, for example rubber boots. These trips will be organized in all weather conditions. If there are persons with reduced mobility, please inform the guide before reservation. Trip is possible to organize for the persons with reduced mobility, but not all trips and all locations.
  • Trips are possible to organize as an program near you accomodation or your other destination.
  • Please inform us about the food-limitations and allergy, if you order the food.
  • The guidance is given in Finnish and in English. It is possible to order the translator if needed (extra charge). The translator have to be ordered beforehand.

Enquiries and booking: Matleena Pulkkinen, wild food spesialist


Sauna & Wellness


Traditional Finnish Sauna Experience

Discover the secrets of a Finnish sauna, the sauna tradition and the practice of taking a sauna. A traditional sauna with cooling off and swimming.

After spending time in the sauna, you can cool off by swimming in the lake in the summer. In the winter, you may choose to go ice swimming or take a snow bath.

Duration: 2-3 hours. Persons: 1 – 9

Includes guidance, sauna, heating the sauna, towels and traditional sauna-snack and drink. This program is available on-demand all year round. Possible to reserve the “palju”-jacuzzi for extraprice 100€.

– Price starting from 250€ / + 10€ / person, extrahours 50€ / hour


Wellness Sauna

Guests raise their gently heart rates in the natural surroundings before taking a sauna. After working up a sweat outdoors, the heat of the sauna cleanses the body of stresses and worries. During the sauna, a relaxing footbath and nourishing face mask will be prepared. After spending time in the sauna, you can cool off by swimming in the lake in the summer. In the winter, you may choose to go ice swimming or take a snow bath. Duration: 3 hours.


Harmonic Immersion – Sound Bath

Harmonic immersion is a moment of relaxation for groups. The harmonic sound and resonance of singing bowls and gongs relaxes the mind and body. Harmonic immersion will take you from a world of time into a world of space. During the harmonic immersion session you can give yourself up to waves of harmonic sound and resonance, float and allow the harmonies to cleanse your body, mind and soul. Harmonic immersion is suitable for anyone who wants to relax and listen to harmonic soundscapes. Duration: 1 hour.


Harmonic Sound-evening for groups, 1 hour

This harmonic indulgence is a great wellness and pampering programme for groups. It is particularly suitable for company trips and birthday pampering. The harmonic indulgence is created according to the group’s needs and wishes, consisting of a group harmonic immersion session and singing bowl massage. Harmonic events are great for birthday parties or wellness evenings. For example: harmonic evening for 10 people, including 30 minutes of harmonic immersion and short 30-minute singing bowl massages, for a total of one hour priced at EUR 180.


Singing Bowl -Massage, whole body

Singing bowl massage is a deep relaxation treatment carried out using singing bowls. The singing bowl massage takes place on a massage table and the guest is fully clothed. The singing bowls are specially made for working with the body. The singing bowls are placed on the body and the sound gently massages the entire body. The resonance of the singing bowls travels through the body, creating a relaxing vibration. The harmonic sounds of the singing bowls transport you from a world of time into a world of space. After your singing bowl massage, you may feel calm and relaxed. The long singing bowl massage session takes 60 minutes.


Singing Bowl Massage, short

Singing bowl massage is a deep relaxation treatment carried out using singing bowls. The singing bowl massage takes place on a massage table and the guest is fully clothed. The singing bowls are specially made for working with the body. The singing bowls are placed on the body and the sound gently massages the entire body. The resonance of the singing bowls travels through the body, creating a relaxing vibration. The harmonic sounds of the singing bowls transport you from a world of time into a world of space. After your singing bowl massage, you may feel calm and relaxed. The short singing bowl massage session takes 30 minutes.