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Arlan sauna, Helsinki, Finland

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Distance from city center: 2.7mi
tomtum's pictureby tomtum Sports & Wellness travel tip
added on the 4th of November, 2010
Visiting Helsinki without going to a public sauna is almost unthinkable. The only place where you can enjoy the genuine sauna experience is at one of the old public saunas, and in addition to the cultural experience, it is a great way to restore your energies.

Arlan Sauna is one of the oldest saunas in the city, and things here are done in the traditional way. That means that there are separate chambers for men and women, and you can also get a good washing if you want. One of the more disturbing services that you can get is bloodletting (it has questionable health benefits and it's only for those who are not faint of heart).

Kaarlenkatu 15, 00510 Helsinki, Finland

€9 for adults
€7 for students

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