Out to the archipelago!
Upplev världens största skärgård!
The Finnish Skärgårdshavet is the worlds largest archipelago, with over 40.000 islands and islets. The Kimito Islands make up the gateway to Skärgårdshavet to those who come from the east, Helsinki and the metropolitan area. Here are our tips in terms of experiencing our fantastic archipelago!
The archipelagos markroute
Take the archipelagos markroute from Kasnäs out to Rosala Vikingacentrum and Bengtskär! The boat trip from Kasnäs via Rosala out in the outer archipelago and Bengtskärs lighthouse is very beautiful, and the trip is well suited for both old and young. The cruise receive passengers from June to August.
For more information and bookings, press here!
Spend one or more days on Örö fortress!
Örö fortress opened for public summer 2015 after 100 years as a military fortress. Here you can experience fantastic nature with nature trails, sandbeaches, military history and full service at the restaurant, hotel, shelter, sauna, guest harbour and at the rental of kayaks and bicycles. You can get to Örö from Kasnäs with Wilson Charter and Örölinjen. More about Örö and the service you can read here!
News for the summer 2018 is M/s Norrskärs routes from Hanko to Örö and Hanko to Kasnäs.Tip! Bring your bicycle. This route is a part of the coastal route.
From Örö to Korpoström
In the summer, Aspö Charter travels from Örö to Korpoström every sunday. You find more information about the route here!
Dalsbruk-Söderlångvik summer cruises
Experience summer at it’s best: a seaside cruise with delicious local food and art! Söderlångvik museum is happy to announce popular boat trips (Taalintehdas – Söderlångvik – Taalintehdas) which will take place again this summer on four consecutive Wednesdays in July, from the 4th up until the 25th. Lunch is served at Söderlångvik’s own Café Vivan and is sold separately. Passengers will also have an opportunity to see the museum’s summer exhibition. More information: www.soderlangvik.fi.
Traditional sailing with Yacht Eugenia
Step onboard adventure on traditional sailing ship Yacht Eugenia on Tuesdays 10.-31.7.2018! Our crew will introduce you to this magical way of travel and provide you with the opportunity to take part in the actual sailing. You can help hoist the sails and even try your hand at steering the ship. Experience the special moment when the engines turn off, the wind catches the sails, and the ship glides effortlessly across the water. Just listen to swell of the waves, the whisper of the wind and the cracking of the ropes. You’ll have the perfect opportunity to observe birds, wildlife, and beautiful archipelago scenery without distractions or disturbances. More information: www.saaristovaraus.fi.
Canoeing at Stora Masugnsträsket
You can rent canoes for exploring the lake in Dalsbruk. The nature is wonderful around the lake. The lake is surrounded by rocks and forests. More information here!