Sauna session in a traditional Old Võromaa smoke sauna at Mooska

Sauna-Mooska, Haanja küla, Rõuge vald, Võru maakond

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The Smoke sauna traditions of Old Võromaa have found their honoured spot on the list of UNESCO intangible cultural heritage of the world. At Mooska Farm, you can try a piece of this ancient Estonian heritage for yourself.

A traditional sauna session lasts at least three (3) hours and the smoke sauna of Mooska Farm can comfortably accommodate eight people. The rich aroma of burning wood is complemented by a whispered note of meat smoked in the sauna, birch boughs, and sauna honey. Since it's located next to a pond, during the winter, you can quickly dip yourself in the nearby icy waters.

The sauna's cost includes two boughs, hand-made soaps, sauna honey and herbal tea. For an additional fee, you can also receive a juniper bough, towels, a sauna hat, a bathrobe and some homemade beer.

Times and prices
Open all year round

Is open advance bookings only

  • Group price:

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    250 €
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Getting there
Access
  • Signposted
  • Sealed access road
  • By excursion bus
  • By car
Stops nearby
Bus: Simula, Haanja
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ppikeban

ppikeban

A most unique way to learn and experience southern Estonian folk culture.

Recently four of us experienced an authentic Estonian smoke sauna to learn about the country culture and practices in a unique and wonderful way. We met the most knowledgeable practitioner, Eda at...

ElinP2011

ElinP2011

Really epic experience

Eda is a fantastic host, the best. Sauna has to be booked before. It is a Unesco listed 3+hour experience with hot sauna, drumming session and swimming in lake. Especially nice in winter time with...

annides787

annides787

A real gem

Enter a fairytale of smoke saunas wild nature and ancient traditions. From the food to the atmosphere, everything is the real deal here.

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