We are a large network of tourist organisations and industrial companies in Central Finland. This is the network, which knows a lot about sauna, sauna culture and which comprises of people who truly love sauna in its all forms and shapes.
Located in the Lakeland, Central Finland has some of the most spectacular places to dive into the sauna culture and some of the most unique destinations where sauna traditions are preserved from generation to generation, giving visitors an opportunity to experience an authentic Finnish sauna.
Whether the sauna has become a crucial part of your life or it has been seen as something rather exotic, the Sauna Region opens up to everyone the world of the Finnish sauna.
Photo: Harri Tarvainen Sauna Week 2-9.7.2016 This year, for the first time in the history, Sauna Region will arrange a week full of interesting events and competitions with the one and only theme of sauna. Having gathered a network of tourist destinations and companies within the sauna industry, Sauna Week offers a lot of unique […]
30/8 Visit Jyväskylä sauna challenge This summer Visit Jyväskylä has challenged all visitors and locals to enjoy active lifestyle in some of the most beautiful spots in the city. READ MORE 9/7 How many saunas were heated up in Himos? Last week Iskelmä Festival guests had a fun and undeniably pleasant part of the programme to […]
Being such an inseparable part of Finnish life, sauna is often seen by Finns as something rather usual or common. Yet for many foreign guests sauna is an exotic experience, which needs guidance and explanations. To make your sauna experience pleasant and close to the traditions, some essential points of the sauna culture are collected in this […]
Sauna is an important part of Finnish culture. It is a place for relaxation, for a casual chat with friends and family and a way of improving own health. How important is sauna for Finns? With over five million inhabitants, Finland has over tree million saunas. These figures are just for understanding the scale of the importance.
Experience Finnish Sauna
Nothing can explain the essence of the sauna better than own experience!