“Saimaa on the rocks” Ice floating in Varkaus is a great arctic winter experience for small groups. Using professional grade safety suits, we jump in frozen water upstream and float downstream like a cork. Like jumping on parachute lakeland style. Safe, guided ice floating session in frozen water wearing a dry waterproof rescue suit. This program is good for all healthy persons 15-60 years old. If you have doubts about participating, contact guide before ordering. The stream area of Varkaus Pirtinvirta does not freeze even on the coldest days and it is the perfect place for this arctic ice floating experience.
- private winter experience for you and your friends
- duration: 1-2 hours depending on group size
- group size 4-12 persons
- rescue suits come in 3 different adult sizes, and they fit to persons 160-205cm tall (this program is not suitable for children)
- Program: instruction for participants, dressing safety suits indoors, moving to stream, jump in water, exit water, warm drink, dressing back.