Mushroom Picking at Famous Punkaharju Ridge Area
“Kaikki paitsi sienestys on turhaa” (Everything else is vain except mushroom picking) they say at Punkaharju, a destination famous for its passion for mushroom picking. First wild forest mushrooms you can pick early in the spring, but the highest mushroom season starts as the summer turns into autumn.
Photos © Hotelli Punkaharju and Evelina Särkänne
These mushroom excursions are located to Punkaharju ridge area. With experienced guide you will learn where to hunt mushrooms and how to learn to recognize them. Besides picking mushrooms during the excursion you get a chance to breathe in the fresh and clean forest air and enjoy the beauty and silence of Finnish lake nature. Outdoor nature lunch is also included with this trip.
Note: Please bring your own outdoor clothing and rain gear, water bottles and extra snack if needed.
01.05 – 30.10 on request
Please note, starting time might be subject to change, we will confirm the time to you by e-mail
107€/adult or child
Minimum of 6 persons paying a full price
Hotel Punkaharju, Punkaharjun Harjutie 596, 58450 Punkaharju
Please be at the meeting point 10 minutes before the start.