Join us for a fun and active day in the Finnish nature and learn in practice the essential skills to survive in the wilderness. We will dive in to our topic in fun and playful way but keeping in mind the Finnish type seriousness. While learning new skills, there will be delicious lunch and snacks cooked by the fire. The day includes the opportunity to try out traditional sauna and swim in the lake - great activity for adults and childern of all ages.
During the day we'll cover at least these topics:
How you make a fire to cook your meal
How to build a shelter to sleep over night
How to orientate to your desired destination safely
You will also test your skills in
traditional bush crafting
essential nature knowledge
Meeting your Guide at the Starting Point.
Transfer to the heart of Finnish forest.
Covering the topics of the wilderness skills.
Lunch by the fire.
Continuing with the survival skills.
Sauna and swimming.
Survival seremony and certificates.
Transfer back to Tampere City Center.
Duration: 6h | 9am to 3pm
Included: Professional English speaking guide, Finnish style lunch with berry juice, coffee and tea, towel for sauna
Availability: All year round
Please bring: Suitable clothing and footwear for the weather, water bottle
Starting point of the excursion: Tampere Old Church at Keskustori Main Square. Please see the map.
Please note: The children must be under adult/parental supervision during the whole program. Pay extra attention with your child when dealing with fire and water.