At a glance
|Duration:||4 nights/5 days|
Wellbeing and natural World lovers and those with hectic lives who want to relax and recharge
|Staying At::||Option of boutique hotels in Helsinki and selected Log Cabin/Villa and hotel properties in the lake Saimaa, lakeland region.|
This itinerary features an urban stay in Helsinki with time in the lake and area and focuses on revitalising your body and soul and completely unwinding.
Explore the magical destination of Finland, and tailor-make this itinerary to your requirements
Day 1: Arrive at Helsinki Vantaa airport and meet your transfers who will take you to your Helsinki hotel
Meet you transfer at your hotel who will take you to Helsinki Station.
Take the VR Pendolino train from Helsinki to Mikkeli where you will pick up your hire car and make your way to your chosen hotel or villa and enjoy the rest of your day at your leisure.
This is a day at your leisure however we can include some fantastic experiences for your today.
Take a morning boat trip out on lake Saimaainto the Linnansaari National Park to see if you are lucky enough to see the Saimaa ringed seals (there are only 400 left on the lake).
In the afternoon take a drive to the teahouse of Wehmais, a home from home, the teahouse is a traditional British tea room with a deli and shop. You can enjoy tea from over 100 different varieties. The Ritz in London offers around 14000 afternoon teas per year and the teahouse o Wehmais offers over 12000
You will be departing your Lakeland accommodation and heading back to Mikkeli to drop your car back and get the VR Pendolino train back to Helsinki where you will then be met by your driver and transferred to your Helsinki hotel.
In the evening we can include a visit to Lonna Island, a tiny island, just 150 m long, is part of the Suomenlinna district, located between Helsinki’s bustling market square and the Suomenlinna fortress island where ships were protected against naval mines in days gone by.
You can relax on the rocky shoreline, visit the museum and then have a 3 course dinner on Lonna’s popular restaurant with its covered terrace.
Before your dinner you could also visit the public sauna and watch the summer sunset from the rocky shoreline.
After breakfast you will be transferred from your Helsinki hotel back to Helsinki Vantaa airport.
- Hand picked accommodation
- Return flights and private transfers
Price does not include:
- Additional food other than the above mentioned
- Excursions and additional tours
- Any other service not included in the "price includes" section