The holiday homes at Himos are situated at a good location near services and the ski slopes.

The Aurinkopaikka holiday homes at Himos each have two bedrooms and a spacious loft.

The Aurinkopaikka holiday homes can easily accommodate up to six persons.

The Himoksentähti holiday homes also come with two bicycles for your use in the summer.

Himos – a Number One Holiday Resort in Central Finland

Himos is a multi-faceted winter holiday destination where you will find the highest slopes in Southern and Central Finland, excellent cross-country skiing trails and an abundance of things to do for people who enjoy the outdoors.

Recreation in the winter

Himos’s area of 21 down-hill skiing slopes is a ski resort where moving from one slope area to another is easy. The northern slopes offer skiers long, varied skiing experiences, and the western slopes offer experiences for even the little folk in the family. The ski season at Himos is long, thanks to the wonders of artificial snow. 

Slopes and trails

Slopes and trails

  • 21 slopes (with lighting and artificial snow)
  • FIS hills, halfpipe for beginners, Snow Park/Street
  • Largest difference in height: 151 m
  • Longest slope: 950 m
  • 23.1 km of cross-country trails (traditional and freestyle), lighting: 5.9 km
  • Connection to the trail network in the Jämsä region (approx. 100 km)
Other winter activities

Other winter activities

Himos Safaris offers numerous winter holiday programs including snowmobile safaris, snowmobile driving instruction, rentals, adventure trail, ice swimming, Nordic walking and fishing excursions as well as weekly winter holiday programs.

Himos Center accepts reservations for Himos Safari’s weekly programs and functions as the hub for program services. Tel. +358 (0)20 711 9200,

Himos Center has an excellent selection of rental equipment including

  • Ice-fishing set
  • Snowshoes
  • Nordic walking sticks 
  • Kick-sled
  • Sleds
  • Skates

Recreation in summer

Himos is a part of the most beautiful part of Finland’s lake district with the Päijänne lake just 3 kilometres away. You can embark on a cruise around the lake from the city of Jämsä, and the Patalahti bay is located just a stone’s throw from your holiday house.

Enjoy the outdoors

Enjoy the outdoors

  • Himos Center has small boats and canoes, including life-vests available to rent and there are different fishing safaris organised for those who wish to try their fishing luck on the waters in Himos’s surrounding area.
  • The hiking trails in the varied terrain around Himos offer hikers memories they will never forget. Those longing for untouched wilderness can head for the Isojärvi National Park located in the municipality of Kuhmoinen. It is a small area of wilderness with an alternating landscape of lakes and forests.
  • Bicycle routes wind through the beautiful terrain. You can even cycle along the paved trail 6 km to the center of Jämsä, right from the yard of your holiday home.
  • Himos Hillside Golf is located amidst the naturally beautiful landscape of Himosvuori mountain near the shores of the Patalahti bay. It is less than a kilometer from Holiday Club’s holiday homes.  The 9-hole, PAR 29/58 golf course was designed by Kosti Kuronen.
  • Summertime adventures and games in Troll Forest, which also includes food fuel to keep energy levels high. A climbing wall, giant chain ladder and a rope ladder challenge adventurers at least 155 cm tall. You can also test your skills on the adventure trail, which is 10 m high. So get your climbing harness and helmet on and get going!

Himos Safari also organises four-wheeler safaris and offers driving instructions for those wishing to drive on the roads.  

HimosCenter services

HimosCenter services

Himos Center has an excellent selection of rental equipment including: 

  • Rowing boat (incl. motor, if desired) or canoe (incl. 4 life-vests)
  • Bicycles (incl. helmets)
  • Nordic walking sticks
  • Rubber boots

Reservations tel. +358 (0)20 711 9210.



Services at the resort

  • HimosAreena
    Concerts during the winter season. More information tel. +358 (0)20 711 9200
  • Restaurants Tupa, Mono pub & pizzeria, Liiteri and Luola
  • Downhill ski slopes
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Skiing lessons
  • Golf course
  • Lake / sandy beach
  • Fishing
  • Boat and canoe rental
  • Tennis court
  • Snowmobile and four-wheeler safaris
  • Ice swimming
  • Adventure trail
  • Equipment rental
  • Conference facilities
  • Café
  • Store

Services in the area

  • Medical care services: 6 km
  • Point of departure for Päijänne cruise: 6 km
  • Horseback riding
  • Himos Safarit Oy: tel. +358 (0)20 711 9200
  • Snowmobile and four-wheeler rentals: +358 (0)20 711 9261
  • Himos Areena program information and ticket reservations:
  • Equipment rentals at Himos Center: tel. +358 (0)20 711 9210,
  • Reservations and inquiries for Himos restaurants: tel. +358 (0)20 711 9290,
  • Reservations and inquiries for Peikkoluola and Liiteri: tel. +358 (0)20 711 9222,
  • Ski centre Himosvuori tel. +358 (0)20 711 9100, equipment rental tel. +358 (0)20 711 9115,

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