Ekenäs Archipelago National Park Directions and Maps

17.1.2022
Check regional Covid-instructions before your hiking trip or a visit to a nature center.

Liminganlahti Nature Centre is closed 1.1.-4.2.2022. The Finnish Nature Centre Haltia is closed 10.1.–1.2.2022. Koli Nature Centre Ukko is closed 1.1.–26.1.2022. Kuusamo Customer Service Karhuntassu is closed 13.1.–31.1.2022.

In other nature centers in Finland, we require the use of a facial mask and keeping the 2 meter distance to other visitors. In addition, there may be requirements to show the Covid pass, and/or the number of visitors can be limited. More information Nature centers. The length of the restrictions depends on the region. More regional information can be found at the Finnish institute for health and welfare website.

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)

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