Ekenäs Archipelago National Park Directions and Maps

Directions

The National Park is located by sea about 18 km, that is, 10 International nautical miles, south of Ekenäs town centre.

A busy route between Helsinki and Hanko goes nearby the park.

The only way to get to the National Park is by the sea: either by your own boat or a taxi boat. It is possible to canoe to the islands of the park, but you need to be experienced in sea canoeing.

By Car


By Boat

  • Harbours in the National Park area.
  • Coordinates for Jussarö's excursion harbor: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 59° 49.8485' lon: 23° 34.3563'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 66637538 E: 307909 The coordinates are expressed as WGS-84 coordinates (in the format degrees, minutes and decimal minutes) as well as in the ETRS-TM3FIN planar coordinate system. 
  • On the shore, the closest place to the National Park is Sommarö in Skärlandet. From there it is about 9 km to Rödjan Nature Information Hut by boat.
    • From the road 25 (Hyvinkää-Hanko) turn towards Ekenäs. From Ekenäs continue on road 1002 towards Sömmarö in the south.
  • Cruises (visitraseborg.com)

By Taxi Boat

  • Taxi boats in the area
    • Myggen, 25 persons, information:
       Robert Holmberg tel.int. +358 400 436 915.
    • Johanna, 12 persons, information: Skåldö Fiskebod/Göran Wikström, tel.int. +358 19 201 350.
    • Lea, 25 persons, information: Jussarö Port Kb/Jan-Peter Kivelä tel.int. +358 40 707 8900. 
  • Shipping Company Origo (jussaro.net, in Finnish) (phone: 044-731 6455) , e-mail: info@suomensaaristokuljetus.fi)

 

Starting Points for Excursions

Maps

The restricted areas are shown more detailed on Instructions and Rules -page.

Other Maps

  • Retkeily GT Etelä-Suomi: GT Outdoor Map Finland South, 1:250 000. Karttakeskus 2019. The maps are sold by Karttakeskus and well-stocked bookstores.
  • Terrain map K343, 1:50 000. The map is sold by Karttakeskus and the National Land Survey of Finland
  • Maastokartta: Terrain map no 2013 02, 03, 05, 1:20 000. The maps are sold by Karttakeskus and the National Land Survey of Finland
  • Pienoismerikarttasarja: Reduced nautical chart series 1:50 000 series B, page 635. Nautical charts are sold by Karttakeskus and well-stocked bookstores.
  • Waterproof water touring map Hanko Jussarö Bromarv, 1:60 000, Karttakeskus 2017. Map is sold by Karttakeskus.
  • Waterproof water touring map Inkoo Porkkala Jussarö, 1:60 000, Karttakeskus 2017. Map is sold by Karttakeskus.

Map Sales Points

A hand holding a mobile phone showing Excursionmap.fi. Open the map of Ekenäs archipelago NP in Excursionmap.fi.

Ekenäs Archipelago Brochure


Pdf 3.4 Mb (julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Self-guided Tour: "Finnish World Heritage Sites"


Pdf 2 Mb (julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Nearby Destinations


Raseborg Castle Ruin