1. Specialised winter holiday for couples on the banks of Lammasjärvi in Kuhmo, north east Finland 2. Pristine powder snow and the crisp winter air in unspoilt nature 3. Time to relax and enjoy outdoor activities tailored just for two 4. Be pampered on a well-being day in traditional Finnish peat sauna and with relaxing couples massage 5. Enjoy delicious, culinary feasts of the freshest Finnish local foods
Hotel Kalevala is in a unique setting, in the remote east of Finland, close to the Russian border. Here there is space to relax and unwind in an ideal retreat and enjoy memorable activities just for you. This select hotel, whose building mirrors the nature that surrounds it, nestles on the shores of Lake Lammasjärvi. This is a region of great tradition and folklore. This is a place where Finlands great epic, ‘Kalevala' still survives, indeed a place of true Finnishness. So enjoy the pristine powder snow and the crisp winter air in the unique surroundings of Kalevala Hotel. Experience the beautiful winter nature, try some; dogsledding, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, tobogganing and embrace some you time. This special programme has been designed for 2 people. It is suitable for your honeymoons, special anniversaries and celebrations. All activities are privately guided throughout. An ideal proposal setting!
Day 1: Arrival Arrival to Kajaani airport with approx. 1.5 hour transfer to Hotel Kalevala. Accommodation, welcoming drink and dinner.
Day 2: Husky safari After breakfast it’s time for husky safari. Joyful atmosphere is guaranteed by the huskies who are always happy to meet new people and can’t wait to take you through the wintery landscapes. Evening sauna with indoor and outdoor jacuzzis, dinner.
Day 3. Cross country ski-school and small tour After breakfast cross country ski-school at the Kalevala sports-stadium. After the lesson, together with the guide, you will make a little tour nearby. In the afternoon free use of cross country skiing equipment, you may do a tour on your own, maybe skiing to Kuhmo village! Evening sauna with jacuzzis, dinner.
Day 4. Day for wellbeing and relaxing After breakfast you have some time for relaxing or optional activities. In the afternoon you’ll enjoy a peat sauna and relaxing massages. First you enjoy the drink while the masseuse guides you to use peat sauna. Peat will make your skin soft and firm. After the peat sauna it’s time to relax together in couples massage. Evening sauna with jacuzzis, dinner.
Day 5. Snowmobiling along Taiga forest After breakfast 4-5 hour snowmobile safari along the Taiga forest. Incl. 40-70 km drive 2 persons/snowmobile (if you want to drive your own snowmobiles extra charge 36 €/person),blunch and coffee/tea by an open campfire. Evening sauna with jacuzzis, dinner. Day 6. Departure Breakfast, check out
Accommodation: You can choose between our standard double room, superior double room or a suite. The superior double rooms have; coffee/tea making facilities, bathrobes, slippers and double bed. The suites have; living room, bedroom, large bathroom with Jacuzzi, bathrobes, slippers and double bed. Each room has an individual interior and decoration. Rooms are available for disabled guests, allergy sufferers and travellers with pets.
Food: The cuisine of Kalevala Hotel is designed for international taste whilst using local produce, fish, meat and techniques. We also have a good menu for vegetarians. You can also enjoy a special Finnish dinner with local, traditional food.
Duration: 6 days/5 nights
Group size: 2 persons
Room rates include breakfast and evening sauna with Jacuzzi
Breakfast, half board (4 course dinner) and once a special Finnish dinner with local, traditional food
Bathrobes and slippers
Evening sauna with indoor and outdoor jacuzzis daily
Activities: skiing school 2 hours, 2 hour husky tour, 4-5 hour snowmobile tour
Peat sauna for couples
Skiing equipment for your stay
Free use of kick-sledges, sledges (2 tobogganing areas near hotel), free use Kota-Teepee located at the hotel beach
Contact details: HOTEL KALEVALA Väinämöinen 9 88900 Kuhmo, Finland Tel. +358 8 6554100 firstname.lastname@example.org Homepage: www.hotellikalevala.fi
We hold the right to make adjustments and ask you to kindly reconfirm the specific itinerary and pricing directly with the tour provider.
Getting there: Hotel Kalevala is situated on the banks of Lake Lammasjärvi, just three kilometres from the village of Kuhmo. The nearest airport and railway station are in Kajaani, about 1 – 1. 5 hour drive from Kuhmo. You can fly from Helsinki to Kajaani with Finnair and there are good bus connections between Kuhmo and Kajaani. Or you book the transfer and will be picked up at the airport and brought back again.