Cow milking rural holiday, 3 nights

MuuMaa cow milking rural holiday
MuuMaa cow milking rural holiday

Farm holiday for families with children (3 nights). Countryside holidays 2020 (Tue-Fri):  30.6th-3.7th, 21.7th-24.7th, 4.8th-7.8th

Explore the traditional Finnish countryside and kids farm “MuuMaa” ! The holiday feeling is present throughout the entire package from the benches of the traditional smoke sauna to the paddling excursion and tractor rides. The
evening feeding at the cow house and campfires help to give an additional touch to the Finnish countryside feeling. This package (3 nights) is all about the action; the rural holiday includes a diverse programme and excursions for
the entire family.

Program:

TUESDAY:
• Arrival at 4pm-6pm, settling in
• 4pm-6pm arrival to Merikarvia and MuuMaa-farm (information, map and receiving keys to accommodations)
• 4pm-6pm Distribution of farmhand- and milkmaid passports
• 4pm-6pm An opportunity to grill by yourselves at the campfire

WEDNESDAY:
• 11am Animals’ morning routines
• 11am-6pm Guided activities in the farmhand’s/maid’s workshop, quite literally horsing around and milking the cow (MuuMaa program)
• Between 6pm-8pm A family outing, where you have an opportunity to experience traditional Finnish smoke sauna and bath barrel
• “Lätty”-tasting (finnish kind of pancakes) by the open fire

THURSDAY:
• 11am Animals’ morning routines and completing your own animal-care tasks
• 11am-6pm MuuMaa program, e.g. traditional event, taking care of horses
• Excursion on River Merikarvia (programme varies: evening paddling, rowing for a picnic, trip on a fishing boat on the river)
• 5pm-6pm Jointly cooked dinner by the fire near the barn. Extensive selection of foods for children and adults ( pot-brew coffee with Finnish “pulla” for dessert)

FRIDAY:
• Breakfast buffet at 8am–10am at MuuMaa countryside cafeteria
• Animals’ morning routines and saying goodbye to assigned animals
• MuuMaa programme and distribution of Countryside Certificates

Duration:  three nights
Location: Merikarvia
Group size: 3-7 persons
Languages: English
Availability: July, August

What’s included:
• Accommodation: cottages by the sea at the  centrum of Merikarvia village (about 8 km) (contains a private sauna, toilet, shower, stove, bedclothes, final cleaning & minibreakfast).
• Two mini breakfasts and a breakfast buffet in the MuuMaa-countryside café.

• Totally in the countryside” in short: Diverse program and excursions for the entire family at the MuuMaa-farm, as well as catering as per the programme package
• Kids farm -summer programme is also included in the package with MuuMaa wristband. With the MuuMaa wristband, you can also freely use rowing boats, canoes (incl. life vests) as well as play-and game areas.

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