1-day tour: Organic farming and culinary delights

Organic Farming

All day, no overnight accommodation; group sizes 6-20 (individuals may join if there exists a non-fully booked group booking).

Available: 

All year, except: 30th April – 1st May;  Midsummer long weekend  (3rd weekend of June from Friday to Sunday);  1st December – 31st January

Pricing:

Non-peak season reduction: -10% for tours of 10 people or more in February-April and October-November. Prices quoted without travel, except between accommodation and Bosgård. Please inquire for other travel arrangement costs if needed.

Programme

08:30 Arrival at Bosgård and Introduction

  • Your hosts present themselves
  • What is Organic Farming and how it improves quality of life
  • Our day’s programme

09:00 – 10:30 Introductory short walk to watch our organic cows and to see the benefits of grazing.   In season, picking some edible plants for lunch.

10:30 – 11:00 Smoking organic meat in Bosgård

11:00 – 12:30 We visit Kardrag organic vegetable farm, where we will meet the owners and pick our own vegetables in the growing season.

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch together; salad with wild plants in season; rye bread and butter; forest berry dessert + tea/coffee  

13:30 – 14:00 Break for selfies, visiting the Bosgård shop etc.

14:00 – 16:30 Walk excursion to visit Husholmen pirate castle island. Many years ago pirates dominated Bosgård! We will learn how they lived and where they came from. On the way we will see more of Bosgård Organic fields and how they help protect life essential to ecosystem health. Coffee/tea break with traditional Finnish cake on Husholmen.

16:30 – 17:00 Break

17:00 – 18:00 Preparing together traditional Finnish dinner from local fish, meat and our organic vegetables, including a starter of Bosgård organic characuterie

18:00 – 19:00 Dinner together and ending the day

19:00 – 21:00 Traditional Finnish sauna (men & women separately; slideshow and talk while others in sauna)

21:00 Day ends

Note: for those on a 2- or 3-day tour, your sauna visit will be arranged on one of the days

Price (per person) for 1-day excursion:

No. of participants

Price (€) inc. Taxes

6

299

8

299

10

249

12

249

14

249

16

219

18

219

20

219

 

The minimum number of participants for 1-day excursions is 6 and the maximum is 20. If a tour is not fully booked we may accept individual reservations from other parties.

Pricing: Non-peak season reduction: -10% for tours of 10 people or more in February-April and October-November.

All reservations must be paid at least 30 days before the tour date, or within 24 hours of reservation if booked less than one month beforehand. When counting tour participants, an accompanying interpreter / group leader is not counted as a participant. We do not charge for group leaders, except for accommodation on tours involving overnight stays.

Prices do not include travel to and from Bosgård or to Kardrag organic vegetable farm. Supplement for Kardrag transportation 20€/person. If required, we provide transport free of charge between Bosgård and accommodation at Sannäs in the morning and evening.

Before you book, please read the Travel advice and the Conditions of sale.

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