Tampere is the most loved city of Finland. The city is defined by a few unique characteristics: it is surrounded by beautiful lakes and eskers, it has a perfect scale for walking and there’s always something new and innovative going on. Tampere has hosted thousands of significant events, meetings, and congresses in the last 20 years. The city is full of festivals, theatres, museums, and quality restaurants.

As the Sauna Capital of the World Tampere and its region has over 50 public saunas for anyone to relax in, throughout the year. Whether you are an active sauna-goer, or a newbie interested in experiencing authentic Finnish sauna culture, Tampere – the Sauna Capital of the World – is the place to be! Tampere has the largest number of public saunas in Finland.

The historic gem is the Rajaportti sauna – the oldest still operating public sauna in Finland. The sauna is in the old workers area in Pispala, and its roots date back to 1906.

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Photo: Laura Vanzo/ Visit Tampere

Kuuma sauna & restaurant is one of the newest additions to Tampere sauna scene. Enjoy the heat, dip into the Ratina bay and have some food or drinks on the terrace.

Tampere Region as business environment

Tampere has a strong industrial heritage, which has brought investments and prosperity to the region for long. Today, it is known as the city of technology and renowned for extensive ICT expertise in particular. Sustainability is in the dna of the city as Tampere aims to to be carbon neutral by year 2030. The strong industry base also benefits from the success of the other sectors the region is known for, including expertise in the fields of intelligent machines, imaging, circular economy and creative business. Did you know that the first Hollywood film production in Finland was actually shooted in Tampere?

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Photo: Laura Vanzo/ Visit Tampere

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Check out all the quality certified saunas in Tampere area on this map.

Tampere – die Saunahauptstadt der Welt – heißt jeden in ihrer gemütlichen Wärme willkommen! Das ganze Jahr über kann sich jeder in den über 30 öffentlichen Saunen in der Region entspannen. Wir verwöhnen besonders Liebhaber von heißem Dampf und eiskaltem Wasser, da unsere Region die meisten Möglichkeiten in Finnland bietet, diese süchtig machende Kombination zu genießen.

Die heißesten öffentlichen Saunen in Tampere

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