Redrib Survival Suit Experience
Try how it feels floating around in the water or ice staying completely warm and dry
In the heart of Helsinki, try how it feels floating around in cold water staying completely warm and dry. Relax, or jump around on floating ice rafts! You can come as you are in normal seasonal clothing to a on-shore location agreed. We provide you with everyhting you need for the float. Locations may vary due to weather and ice conditions, but are always updated prior to the event. We provide you with everyhting you need for the float.
Try how it feels floating around ice rafts in ice cold water staying completely warm and dry. Lying on top of the water you can completely relax or even have your daily nap. Just float around or walk on ice rafts if you are in a sporty mood. All supervised by our professional instructors. Close your eyes, breathe and listen to the sound of silence. And this in central Helsinki! You can come as you are in normal winter street wear. Your own wool pullover and wool socks are recommended. For the float
you will wear a neoprene survival suit covering the whole body, hands and feet included. In this suit you will stay warm and dry during the whole float. You will not feel the water or the cold. You will enter the icy water with our instructor. If you don´t know how to swim, don´t worry! This is the perfect way to push your own limits and get familiar with the water as an element supervised with our safety instructors. No prior floating or swimming experience is needed.
Once in the the water, you will first get familiar with the element by trusting the suit, our instructors and yourself. When you reach the feeling of confidence and control in the water, you start to benefit from the weightless and safe feeling the suit provides. Breathe, relax and have your daily nap in a unique surrounding if you like.
The time you stay in the water is individual. From 15 min up to 1 hour, according to your own preferences. Our supervisor will guide you all the way making it a memorable experience. The location is ice condition dependent and will be informed to each booking well in advance.
- Safety instructor
- Survival suit
This trip is of easy physical level. You can attend this tour with regular physical capabilities, although you have to be able get in and out of the water or ice on different piers, walk on nature paths, in nature or on cliffs on tours with island stops. You do not have to be able to swim. Unfortunately, this tour is not designed to attend with a wheel chair for safety reasons. We can inform you in all cases about your specific requirements by contacting us by mail in advance before booking . We inform you about possible location changes before departure. Children from 6 years up can participate in company with their parents. Please arrive in a sustainable way. More info how to reach us under meeting point by check-out. Read more about our sustainability program on the front page.
Mitä minun tulee tuoda mukana?
You can come as your are, we have everything you need for the float.
It is recommended to bring your own wool pullover and wool socks.
No cotton hoodie please!