Discover 6,700 islands

Åland has 6,700 named islands and additionally 20,000 smaller islands and islets waiting for you to discover. Simply make up your mind as to what to do and see, where, when, how and with whom! This site provides you with further information, maps and contact details.


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Hike on a long-distance path or take a short walk

Hiking in Åland offers a varied landscape where the surroundings change rapidly from uninhabited forest to ancient monuments and cultural buildings to sea views. Choose the route that suits best for your interests and condition. Browse the (new digital) maps and plan your route.

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Treasure hunt in Mariehamn

Mariehamn is a town that is brimming with secrets. There are a large number of caches to be found. But what is a geocache, actually?

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Places where you can … just breathe

During busy holiday times it’s great to be able to pause for breath and recharge your batteries. In Åland there are plenty of naturally beautiful places that provide an invitation to reflect and meditate.

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Get around on a bicycle or Motorbike

The Åland Islands are known as cycle-friendly islands. The short distances from A to B make them excellent for cycling and motorcycling. Take a look at our route suggestions.

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Welcome to culinary Åland!

New ideas are bubbling in pots and pans as local gastronomers enthusiastically head toward the future armed with traditional Åland foods and culinary skills.

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Highlights

Åland has many fine sights of high class. If your time on Åland is limited and you don’t have time to see everything, there are still a few sights you don’t want to miss.

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Island-hop around the archipelago

Ålandstrafiken’s ferries connect the Åland mainland with the archipelago and the Finnish Turunmaa region.

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Exciting stuff in Åland’s Maritime Museum

Åland’s Maritime Museum in Västerhamn is a museum with a difference that has something to offer every visitor.

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The postal route went through Åland

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Island-hop around the archipelago

Ålandstrafiken’s ferries connect the Åland mainland with the archipelago and the Finnish Turunmaa region.

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Come and have a food and drink experience in the Smakbyn

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Åland celebrates Lillajul

Lillajul, or “Little Christmas”, is an old and popular tradition in Åland. It is always celebrated on the Saturday before the first Advent. Get into Christmas spirit and celebrate Lillajul in Åland by visiting the Christmas market “Lillajulmarknaden” at Jan Karlsgården open-air museum in Sund.

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The world’s oldest beer has been recreated

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Experience a Viking market on traditional soil

Welcome to the Viking market in Saltvik Kvarnbo 26–28 July that will propel you right into the world of the Vikings. Come and meet modern Vikings from Swedish, Finnish, British, German and Polish Viking associations. Viking-style songs and music alternate with weapon games and training in the art of combat.

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The legal right of access to private land (“Allemansrätten”) in Åland

You have the right to move around freely on foot, on a bicycle or in a kayak,

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Christmas markets in Åland 2018

Explore Christmas markets in Åland and experience the warm atmosphere and all the familiar Christmas scents and flavours.

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