Traditional Finnish Smoke Sauna Evenings

Come and enjoy real Finnish experiences in lumberjacks's style in 50's. Visit the very large smoke sauna, have a delicious traditional dinner with Kuopio specialities, enjoy live accordeon music and even dance.

 INFORMATION 8.10.2019

On October 8, 2019, blue-green algae has been found in the water of Jätkänkämppä smoke sauna beach. Read more.

"Traditional public Finnish evenings" are organised Tuesdays around the year and in summer also on Thursdays at Jätkänkämppä (jätkä = a lumberjack, kämppä = a lodge), which is an authentic lumberjack lodge from the 1950´s. The Jätkänkämppä is the pride of Rauhalahti and it is situated 600 metres from the Spa Hotel Rauhalahti. 

This event is selected as a top wellness product in Finpro’s Visit Finland Finrelax growth programme. See the bulletin here.
In addition, Jätkänkämppä's smoke sauna was picked by Culture Trip as on of their Finland Local Favorites 2017. Read the article, 10 of the best saunas in Finland.

Public Finnish Traditional evenings in Jätkänkämppä

AUTUMN 2019: Programme on Tuesdays until 17.12.2019

16-22  Lumberjacks’ Lodge is open
16-21 Smoke sauna is available - you can swim in the clean Kallavesi lake
16.30-21 Traditional Finnish Dinner buffet is served (settings at 16.30 and 19.00). NOTE: 19.11.-17.12. Christmas menu
17-21 Live accordion/violin music

Prices:

Traditional Dinner 23 € / adult, 11,50 € / child 4-14 yrs. Look the menu here: Traditional summer buffet, menus (4.6.-29.8.2019)

Smoke sauna 14 € / adult, 7 € / child 4-14 yrs., for hotel guests 8 € / adult, 4 € / child 4-14 yrs
Package rate: smoke sauna + dinner 35 € / adult and 17,50 € / child 4-14 yrs.
If you have a half-board package at the Spa Hotel and you want to have Jätkänkämppä's dinner buffet instead of the hotel buffet, you just pay extra 4 € / adult and 2 € / child     4-14 yrs.

NEW YEARS PERIOD: TRADITIONAL SMOKE SAUNA EVENINGS WITH SANTA CLAUS

SPECIAL TIME TIME IN THE NEW YEARS PERIOD: Mo 30.12.2019, 2.-4.1.2020 and 7.1.2020

During the early 2020 the evenings have different timetable: public evenings are on Monday 30.12., on Thursday 2.1., Friday 3.1. and Saturday 4.1. and  on Tuesday 7.1.2020.

15.00-21.00 Lumberjacks’ Lodge is open
15.30-20.00 Smoke sauna is available - you swim in the ice hole!
16.00-20.00 Traditional Finnish Christmas-style Dinner buffet is served
Live accordion / violin music

Enjoy real Finnish Christmas feelings and meet the Santa himself! You can bake Christmas pastries and listen to Finnish Christmas songs. There is violin ja accordion live music.

Prices:

Traditional Christmas-style Dinner 234 € / adult, 12 € / child 4-14 yrs.
Smoke sauna 15 € / adult, 8,50 € / child 4-14 yrs., for hotel guests 8 € / adult, 4 € / child 4-14 yrs
Package rate: smoke sauna + dinner 37 € / adult and 18,50 € / child 4-14 yrs (hotel guests 28 € / adult and 14 € / child)
If you have a half-board package at the Spa Hotel and you want to have Jätkänkämppä's dinner buffet instead of the hotel buffet, you just pay extra 4 € / adult and 2 € / child 4-14 yrs.

 

 

 

 Lumberjack's demonstrain in summer time (June-August) every Tuesday and Thursday.