Nuuksio National Park with its bare beauty

Tour Number

Activity Level

457288


Categories

Adventure / Active, Hiking and Walking, Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Walking route is approximately 2 kilometers, 1,3 miles.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Swedish (fluent), Spanish (advanced), German (advanced), Finnish (fluent), English (fluent)

Hiking for outdoor people in this unique landscape


Fresh air, tranquility and nature - don't we all want to experience that! Only a 45 minute drive from the hectic city life and we are in the very unique Nuuksio National park with a typical Finnish scenery with lakes, green forests and high rocks.
Half of the trail consists of narrow paths and the other half is an easygoing path. Total trail is 1, 3 miles (2 km).
We are hungry after hiking, a pik nik at the open fire gives us more energy to start paddling the canoes, rowing or even sup- boarding (only in summer season). These activities are of course volunteer activities, it is also wonderful to just sit and listen to the silence and birds songs.

The tour consists of Haltia museum where will get more familiar to the Finnish nature.

Itinerary

Tour includes:

- 45 minute drive to Nuuksio National Park (partly via the countryside)
- 2 kilometer (1, 3 miles) hiking (voluntary) in the circled trail among forests and ponds
- break at open camp fire place (barbeque of sausage, cold potato salad + cold beverages)
- canoeing/ sup-boarding in Haukkalampi pond (only in summer)
- why not a swim in the clear water!
- Haltia nature center (visit included)
- Coffee and sweet bun at open fire
- back to Helsinki

Haltia Nature Center with a wide collection of Finnish nature represented is included in the tour.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: The tour will start at your hotel, harbour or any other area agreed.

End location: The tour will end at your hotel, harbour or any other area agreed.

Duration: 5 hours

Transportation

Minivan or car with me as the driver, depending of size of your party . Tour consists of walking, partly in diverse terrain so please wear proper shoes.

What’s Included

Other: All pik nik ingredients and cold beverages/ coffee

Entrance fee to Haltia museum

A rental air conditioned minivan/car (depends on size of group) with me driving

* Please wear proper shoes for hiking.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 euro - Optional rental for canoe, sup board or row- boat. Please let me know in advance which is your possible choice.

What’s Extra

Other: ONLY IN SUMMER SEASON:

20 euros for the optional rental of a canoe, row boat or sup board. Please let me know in advance the possible choice of rental.

* Please wear proper shoes for hiking.

Restrictions

No restrictions

Private tour guide Laila

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