Summer activities

The Himos-Jämsä region is the perfect place to spend a summer holiday. In the summer, all eyes turn toward Himos’ wide array of summer events and nature tourism. Himos’ 18-hole golf course, the Wanha Witonen paddling route, fish-stocked waters and enchanting nature provide the perfect setting for a relaxing holiday, close to services. Check out our summer tips and combine your favourite summer activities.

Paddling

The waterways of Central Finland are the ideal place for paddling enthusiasts. Crystal clear water and gorgeous natural landscapes provide the perfect setting. In the Himos-Jämsä area, you’ll find a wide variety of excellent paddling routes, along which you can take inthe very best that the nature of Central Finland has to offer: sparkling waters, spectacular shorelines and the beautiful, deep forests that line them.

Paddling

Lakes

Rip-roaring water activities, fishing, relaxing days on the beach and the ease of boat life. Finnish Lakeland invites you to get the most out of your holiday in Jämsä. The Himos-Jämsä region boasts a stunning array of activities for summer holidaymakers. Jämsä has over 400 lakes, the largest of which are Lake Päijänne and Lake Längelmävesi. The fish-filled waters of Finnish Lakeland and its sunny beaches offer the perfect setting for spending a summer day.

Lakes

Golf

Wide-ranging fairways and velvety greens beckon the avid golfer to Himos Golf. Himos’ 18-hole par 72 course challenges both beginners and experts alike. Varying elevations make it possible to play through ever-changing terrain, which offers spectacular views of Himos’ slopes.

Golf

Cycling

The joy of cycling through a beautiful city, breathtaking natural sites and Himos’s mountainous terrain. The Himos-Jämsä region offers splendid opportunities for cycling. By bike, you can get quickly and conveniently from one place to another, or alternatively you can head out for a longer trip on a mountain bike. Also on offer is the bumpy and winding Pumptrack, located in the centre of Jämsä.

Cycling

Quad bike rides

Jämsä offers plenty of action for speed lovers. The guided quad bike safaris organised by Himos Safaris offer unforgettable experiences in the rugged Himos landscapes. The quad bike safaris wind their way around the local terrain and offer some high-speed adrenaline. If desired, you can also rent a quad bike and choose your own route. So why not come along and explore Himos’s magnificent terrain on the back of a quad bike?

Quad Bike Rides

Swimming

The beaches in the Himos-Jämsä region and the local indoor swimming pool offer splendid swimming options for water lovers both large and small. Jämsä is located in the middle of the most wonderful part of Lakeland Finland. In summer, you can enjoy the beach vibe at any of the area’s many beaches. There’s also plenty of splashing going down all year round in Jämsä’s local indoor swimming pools.

Swimming

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Patajoki Safari by ATV

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Moose Safari

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Trekking

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Smoke Sauna at the Sauna Village

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Golf at Water Range

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Kayaking Trip

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Areena 3-Battle

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Kayaking or SUP-boarding

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