Holidays for the elderly are organised for different age groups. The objective of the holidays is to offer the elderly with an opportunity to take a break from their daily lives, increase their social interaction and to offer recreational holiday activities.
Retirement holidays are targeted at those aged 60–74.
Senior holidays are targeted at those over 75 years of age. (The age limits are guidelines only).
Some of the holidays are organised specifically for agricultural entrepreneurs and the targets groups of the Finnish Pensioners’ Federation.
Holiday activities for elderly people:
- Lectures and instructed group discussions
- Fitness or functionality test and test feedback
- Instructed exercise and other activities
- Social evening