Luxurious conditions in the middle of wilderness.
The charm of the old wilderness is true here; The immense ridges,
the plentiful lakes, rivers and ponds - surrounded by silent
wilderness. Here, you can breathe calmly with the pace of nature.
You can feel like a king in the calm wilderness. The recreation
in the great nature of Hossa gives you power and refreshment.
The trekking paths, paddle paths, wonderfull places for picking up berries,
fishing waters and hunting grounds are calling. The magic of bright summer
nigths, the snowy wintery forests, the atmosphere at the nightly campfires.
They all wait here, in Hossa. There are many kinds of cozy accommodation in
log cottages, manor apartments at Rajakartano or cottages. All apartments have
everything needed in kitchen, beginning from refridgerators, and microwaves.
Also all cottages have WC and showers. Also, most cottages have lakeside views
(one has for a pond, and one is near a river).
Four log cottages, with kitchenware, micro waves, TV, radio,
fireplace, sauna shower, WC, private beach and a boat.
There are several nice restaurants nearby, which
offer tasty meals, and optionally provide full or
half board service also to cottages.
There are many interesting things around Hossa.
The rock paintings of Hossa
, that come from about 2000 BCE, now 4000 years later these images can be seen
on postcards and T-shirts, however, we strongly recommend to see for your self,
the original is one is amazing.
Hossa National Park
have great ponds, with very clear water. The water is so clear, that
you can actually see the bottom of the pond, which can be 6m deep,
from the surface. If you are to trekking, maybe by bicycle, there is
about 90km easy trails and paths with places for campfires and lean-tos.
offers amazing views at the Canyon-lake boat-trip. There is a place
of 50m rock upwards, and 50m water downwards.
The wild beasts can't allways be seen whilst trekking, but if you want
to spare a night, you can camp at Martinselkosen eräkeskuksen
with a camera. Or Arolan farm
offers a special booth, where you can stay for a night, with a guide.
The playful beasts tend to keep the sleepiness away. If you can't
afford to spend a night in nature,
The Predator Center in Kuusamo
offers a possibility, to get to know Sulos pets on daytime.
Of course, there are reindeers in Hossa, and often they can be spotted in daily
life, but in Reindeer park in Hossa
you can get to know more about reindeers, even in various forms.
you can meet the history, with sounds and pictures, when Finland and Soviet Union
settled some scores. Let this be a lesson for future generations, that war is not
the solution to disputes.
But allways you can just stay at the cottage, and enjoy peace and quiet.
Catch some fishes, cook them on open campfire, and listen to the silence
of nightless night.