Here is some ideas how to spend a unique moment in our clean environment and at the same time enjoy silence.
During these guided trips we pick up and taste aromatic berries, wildherbs and mushrooms - healthy and tasty delights from our pure Lakeland nature.
Wild herb tour nearby Anttolanhovi
Discover the therapeutic effects of wild herbs. Join with a guide for a walk to the forest during which you will learn a lot of interesting things about the health benefits and the culinary uses of our indigenous wild herbs. Replenish your energy while listening, sniffing, tasting and savouring nature. The wild herbs are used now days a lot of for salads or simply as seasoning. Our nature guide and wild herb expert will show and explain to you, how to recognise and use them in the kitchen.You will learn few useful herbs from Finnish nature what are good for your health. You will get good tips for picking and using wild herbs. Available from May until end of September.
Duration min. 1 hour.
Berry picking trip
Finland’s forests produce an abundance of nutrient-rich, flavourful foods that can be gathered for free. Wild berries are an important part of our daily diet. Increased consumption of berries is recommended because they contain more vitamins, minerals, trace elements, and polyphenols (a compound with numerous health benefits) than many fruits. Come an learn and taste with a guide these sweet wild berries!
During this trip you will learn and find common Finnish edible berries accordinrg to the season for example wild strawberry, blueberry, wild rasberry and lingonberry. You will get useful tips for finding, picking and using of berries. This trip is available from June until end of September.
Duration min. 1 hour.
Warmly welcome to learn with a guide about Finnish edible mushrooms. Finland is a heaven on earth for mushroom pickers as the variety is extremely wide. The Finnish mushroom season extends roughly from early-May to late-November. Most of the best edible mushrooms are collected from late-summer to early-autumn. Mushrooms are rich in vital minerals, proteins, vitamins and fibre. They can contain as much or even more minerals than vegetables.
Find the hiding forest mushrooms! You will get useful tips for finding, picking and using of mushrooms.
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.
|Excurcion||Wild herb / berry picking trip / mushroom trip|
|Duration||approx. 1 hour, trip can be tailor made also for 2-2,5 hours|
|Levele of difficulty||easy, requires normal condition|
|What to bring||shoes suitable for trekking|
|Fee||180 € / hour, group size 1-10 participants
250 € / hour, group size 11-25 participants
|Fee includes||Guiding and vat.|
Forest Yoga lessons
Wake up with gentle and relaxing forest yoga and feel the spirit and clean fresh air during the lesson. This relaxing moment with the guide will give you everlasting memories from your trip from our beautiful Lakeland area and forests. Available from May until end of November Duration 1 hour.
|Duration||approx. 1 hour|
|Level of difficulty||requires normal condition|
|What to bring||shoes suitable for trekking, and comfortambe clothing for outdoor exercise|
|Fee||Lessons from 260 € / hour up to 20 persons|
|Fee includes||Guiding and vat|