Experience the genuine Karelian hospitality on a tour of three destinations full of joy. Join us on an unforgettable journey to North Karelia, a land of enchantment where Karelian culture, delectable flavors, and serene landscapes come together in perfect harmony. For groups 15-25 pax.
Day 1 – Rääkkylä: A Taste of Karelian Delights
Immerse yourself in the art of crafting traditional Karelian pies and savor the warmth of “sapuska” soup. Unleash your inner musician in a kantele workshop and relish a heartwarming Karelian dinner. Embrace the Finnish way of life with sauna relaxation followed by a refreshing lake swim.
Day 2 – Heinävesi: Monastic Tranquility and Culinary Adventures
Explore the historic Valamo monastery, where history whispers in every corner. Delight in local flavors during lunch and embark on a wine journey that uncovers the magic of Valamo wines. Shop for souvenirs that hold a piece of Karelian spirit and indulge in a cozy afternoon coffee. Arrive at the Lietsu Boutique Aparthotel in Joensuu, your haven of comfort for the night.
Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Karelian food traditions, a blend of heritage and innovation. Delight in a Karelian dinner at Lietsu Hotel, a culinary journey that echoes the soul of the region.
Day 3 – Joensuu: Farewell to North Karelia
Start your day with a Karelian breakfast that energizes body and soul. Immerse yourself in the captivating stories of North Karelian Museum Hilma and wander through the artisanal haven of Taitokortteli. Savor a comforting soup lunch before bidding adieu to this breathtaking region.