Easter weekly program 2020

Valid 10.-12.4.2020

Easter accommodation  • Restaurants in Himos

FRIDAY 10.4.

At 12 Troll Forest
Do you believe that there are real trolls living in the Himos forest? Come and meet the trolls and take the children’s adventure tour in the Troll forest where we will light a campfire by a hut and roast some sausages. Recommended for 3 to 8-year-old children, for 6-year-olds and younger accompanied by an adult.
Duration 1,5 hours, price 10 € / person or 25 € / family (incl. sausage and juice)

At 16 Arctic floating
Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to float like an ice cube in a glass? The Ice Swimming Adventure will give you the opportunity to try it out. A jump into freezing water is an incredible experience that gives you something to remember for a long time. Wear comfortable indoor clothing under the flotation suit, the suit provides protection from the water and the cold. Suitable for all over 12 years old.
Duration circa 1-2 hours, price 25€ / person

At 18 Patajoki safari
Patajoki safari circles around Himos along roads and trails.
Duration about 1,5 hours
Price 89 €/person, 69 €/person (when two persons per ATV)

Pikkujouluohjelmaa Himoksella

SATURDAY 11.4.

At 12 Troll Forest
Do you believe that there are real trolls living in the Himos forest? Come and meet the trolls and take the children’s adventure tour in the Troll forest where we will light a campfire by a hut and roast some sausages. Recommended for 3 to 8-year-old children, for 6-year-olds and younger accompanied by an adult.
Duration 1,5 hours, price 10 € / person or 25 € / family (incl. sausage and juice)

At 14 Areena 3-battle
Fun for the whole family. Bungee Run, wrestling on a tatami while wearing sumo-wrestling suits, and boxing with giant boxing gloves. Outdoors when suitable weather. Kids have their own wrestling suites, recommended age over 8 years.
Duration approximately 1 hour.
Price 15 €/person, 30 €/family.

At 16 Moose safari
The safari takes you to the Moose Manor where you can learn about the antlered residents of the forest – the moose, the reindeer and the roe deer. During the safari you will experience the thrill of speed at the controls of an ATV, hear interesting stories about the animal residents of the manor and enjoy a cup of coffee and pasties in the cosy living room of the old farmhouse.
Drive about 30 km.
Duration circa 2,5 hours.
Price 105 €/person, 80 €/person (when two persons per ATV)

peikkometsä
Hirvikartano

SUNDAY 12.4.

At 12 Arctic floating
Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to float like an ice cube in a glass? The Ice Swimming Adventure will give you the opportunity to try it out. A jump into freezing water is an incredible experience that gives you something to remember for a long time. Wear comfortable indoor clothing under the flotation suit, the suit provides protection from the water and the cold. Suitable for all over 12 years old.
Duration 1-2 hours, price 25€ / person

At 14 Liesjärvi safari
On the way we will breeze through the network of small village roads behind Himos hilltops that cover the Cape Jämsä.
We will stop for a snack break by the campfire at Lake Yläinen-Liesjärvi where we will grill sausages and enjoy coffee and juice enjoying the silence surrounding this small clear watered lake in the middle of forest.
Duration circa 2,5 hours
Price 80 € per person (2 persons per ATV), 105 € per person (1 person per ATV)

At 16 Sumo wrestling
Challenge your friends in a friendly wrestling match! Wearing a padded sumo-suit you will try to knock down your competitor from the soft tatami.
The winner is the one who succees to do it three times. Suits also in kid sizes. Super fun to watch and do!
Duration 1 – 1,5 hours
Price 10 €/person, 25 €/family

Kokous Himoksella

General terms of reservation concerning weekly program

  • Minimum group size 4 people. Under 6 year old children must be accompanied by parents
  • Family = 2 adults with 2 children
  • Advance subscription for program must be done latest by 4 pm on the previous day. Register in Himos Holiday reception (Himos Center). Tel. +358 20 7119 210
  • The activities start at the Himos Safaris reception premises in Himos Center.
  • Participating in motorized programs under influence of alcohol is totally prohibited (0 tolerance)
  • Activities are arranged weather permitting.

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Easter program is on the week 15!

Events on the slopes!

See Himos slopes event calendar here: himos.fi/tapahtumat  (in Finnish)

Shopping in Jämsä

  • Center Market Himos, small souvenirs and lovely gifts, etc. Finnmari interior decoration products
  • Felt shop Lahtinen and factory shop only a 20 min drive from Himos. Various awarded felt products; shoes, hats, bags, etc. Products from the Aki Choklat for Lahtiset range.  lahtiset.fi/en
  • The Witikkala mansion is full of interior decoration items, lovely clothes and an idyllic café, in Jämsä town centre,witikkalankartano.fi
  • Vehkala, also familiar from TV, has a broad selection of jeans and denim products, bags, shoes and accessories. We recommend! In Jämsä town centre, at Mottilantie 8. https://www.vehkala.com
  • Pajalan kenkä is a true treasure house of shoes, in the Jämsä town centre, at Teollisuuskatu 1.  https://www.pajalankenka.fi
  • Luontaispuoti; a small shop, a great selection! Jämsä town centre, at Keskuskatu 23, in the Citymarket building.