Welcome to refresh yourself in the gentle steam of the sauna. Central Finland is known as Finland’s Sauna Region – and with good reason, as the sauna culture of Jämsä, located on the southern edge of Central Finland, goes back a long way. Many summer cottages in Himos-Jämsä have their own sauna, and the rental options include splendid group sauna facilities, traditional waterside saunas, and atmospheric smoke saunas. In addition, the village of Juokslahti, in Jämsä region, is Finland’s only historic Sauna Village. The sauna is an integral part of Finnish life and culture. For centuries, saunas have offered us healing warmth and peace of mind. There is a lack of urgency in the sauna, there you can enjoy the warmth of the sauna in peace. Everyday worries and stress are forgotten in the sauna, its heat softens muscle tension and gives you a good night’s sleep. Experience a traditional Finnish sauna and relax in the sauna steam!
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Located along the waterfront of Lake Päijänne in Juokslahti, Jämsä, the Sauna Village offers a genuine sauna experience and a journey into the history of Finnish sauna spanning over hundreds of years. Just over five minutes’ drive away from Himos and 12 km from the centre of Jämsä, the Sauna Village provides visitors with an opportunity to become acquainted with the most extensive collection of Finnish smoke saunas.
HimosLomat Sauna services
Book your own sauna services to have a small meeting or a social evening. The sauna yard has a smokse sauna, an electric sauna, a wood burning sauna and a barrell sauna, as well as two outdoor jacuzzis, a hot tub and a barbecue hut.
Finland’s fastest sauna is found in Simulator World. The Ferrari-inspired sauna department ensures that the sweat comes off and the pace accelerates towards evening. In the Simulator World, you can organize your own sauna evening for your hobby group, friends or your company. Catering is always tailored to your wishes. Simulator World is located in Jämsä, conveniently next door to Himos.
Kievari Rantapirtti is located in central Finland in the middle of nature in Koskenpää. The world’s first barrel sauna can be found at Rantapirtti! In addition, there is a large and small smoke sauna and a hut sauna. On the terrace of the larger smoke sauna, you can also bathe in the jacuzzi and take a dip to swim in the lake Salosvesi. Contact +358 400 323854, firstname.lastname@example.org .
Swimming hall Koskikara
Koskikara swimming hall
Indoor swimming hall Koskikara has a fitness pool, therapy pool, children’s pool and gym. The washrooms have a sauna and steam room. In summer you can swim in the nearby Koskikeskinen and in winter there is the possibility of ice-swimming. Refreshments and a small snack can be bought at the café.
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The Himos-Jämsä region provides plenty of opportunities for relaxing in comfort and staying for a long vacation. Central Finland’s beautiful nature invites you to enjoy its sights and sounds, all year round.Read more