Welcome to visit our stand and get a taste of the destination Åland. Come and meet Visit Åland with some local tourism entrepreneurs, travel agencies and other local representatives on the following trade shows during 2020.


  • MATKA Nordic Travel Fair, 17–19 January at the exhibition and congress centre Messukeskus Helsinki 
    (15–16 January only for the press and travel agents. etc.)
    The largest travel industry event in Northern Europe
    Stand: 6n2–9, part of the Finnish Archipelago stand 6n2

Come and meet Åland at MATKA Nordic Travel Fair, the largest travel industry event in Northern Europe, 17–19 January 2020. Welcome to our stand 6n2–9, a part of the great stand for Finnish Archipelago where you will find Åland together with Turku, Parainen, Naantali, Uusikaupunki, Kustavi, Taivassalo, Rauma, Pori, Salo ja Kemiönsaari. 

Get a taste of the delicacies and archipelago experiences which Åland and other destinations in the Finnish Archipelago have to offer. Browse the new brochures, take part of great fair offers and let the Åland Tourist Office and representatives of Hotell Arkipelag, Park Alandia Hotell, Viking Line, Ålandhotels and Ålandsresor help you to plan your trip to Åland.

In the “farm shop” of Finnish Archipelago you will find e. g. following products from Åland: Öfvergårds’ cold-pressed apple juice, traditional black bread by Airis Gårdsbageri, chocolate pralines by Mercedes Chocolaterie, lemonade by Amalias Limonad and Smakbyn’s crisp bread mix in a jar, as well as a cycle map of Åland. Taffel potato chips made in Åland are handed out to visitors in the lobby by the main entrance.


  • GoExpo 28 February–1 March at the exhibition and congress centre Messukeskus Helsinki
    The largest sports and outdoor event in Finland. Let the adventure begin in Åland! 
    Open: Friday at 12 noon–8 pm, Saturday at 10 am–7 pm and Sunday at 10 am–5 pm


  • ITB, Berlin 4–8 March at Messe Berlin 
    Öppet för allmänheten: lördag–söndag kl. 10–18


  • Allt för sjön 7–15 March at Stockholmsmässan in Älvsjö (6 March only for the press and agents. etc)
    Stand: AG:05, AG:07
    Open: Saturday–Sunday at 10 am–6 pm, Monday–Friday at 12 noon–7 pm. Thursday 12 March at 12 noon–9 pm.


  • Sportfiskemässan 20–22 March at Stockholmsmässan in Älvsjö 
    Den största mässan i Sverige inom sportfiske.
    Monter: C05:34


Åland Convention Bureau


The Åland Convention Bureau gives neutral help free of charge to anyone who is planning to organize meetings and conferences in the Åland Islands. Welcome to meet Åland Convention Bureau and its partners on the following fairs and events during 2020: 



  • Möten & Events 19–20 February, at Kistamässan in Stockholm
    Stand: F07, Wednesday at 9 am–5 pm, Thursday at 9 am–4 pm


  • Kongressi 25–26 March, at the exhibition and congress centre Messukeskus Helsinki
    Stand: 060, Wednesday at 9.30 am–4.30 pm, Thursday at 9.30 am–4 pm


  • Valtio Expo 5 May, at Marina Congress Center in Helsinki
    Stand: on the first floor together with Viking Line


Related articles

Lemlandsleden – hilltops and peasant sailing traditions

The trail can be hiked in several stages. The route Lemström–Söderby offers several scenic sea and archipelago views. The route Söderby–Lumparsund goes up on Bistorpberget hill, 77 metres above the sea level. The view over the Lumparn is splendid, and there are large stone fields created by the inland ice.

Read more

Lövö – peace congress and Russian stone ovens

The village of Lövö was once a stage for a superpower game, a peace congress between Sweden and Russia 1718–19. The trail runs on historic ground passing past fields and meadows and through birch and pine forests. Along the trail you can find remains of Russian outdoor baking ovens and a bird watching tower.

Read more

Byrundan – village trail in Finland’s smallest municipality

The trail offers open landscape with fields and pastures, old farm buildings and lush gardens with big trees such as ash, maple and oak. The trail passes e.g. by the midsummer pole, homestead museum/old school and the only windmill in the village preserved from the 1800s. 

Read more

Skogsrundan – seaviews and marshland

The trail passes the wooden church of Sottunga, built in 1730, and continues through a pine tree forest to the seaside rocks on the western side of the island with fine archipelago views and a picnic spot. After the seaside rocks the path rounds a marshland, the village road takes you back to the visitors’ marina.

Read more

Sadelinleden – cultural landscapes and wild orchids

The trail passes several villages and attractions and offers varied nature such as meadows, forests, rocky hills and seashore. The trail can be hiked in shorter stages and in both directions. There are lookout towers in Skarpnåtö, Sålis and Pålsböle.

Read more

Mariehamn Runt – small boat jetties, beaches and ferries

The eastern and western seasides of Mariehamn offer a sense of genuine archipelago atmosphere. There are paths along the shore, in some places right next to the waterline. The eastern shore is lower with seaside meadows, the western side is hilly with cliffs, wooden walkways and stairs.

Read more

Järsö – smooth rocks, sea views and wooded meadows

The white trail starts and ends at the same place and goes around a rocky tip. At the far end of the tip you get a scenic view of the sea and the ferry route between Sweden, Åland and Finland. The red and blue trails have separate routes each starting from the white trail. You can also choose to follow only one of them.

Read more

Kalen – Bronze Age and war ruins

Kalen offers magnificent archipelago nature and historical memories. The area was the part of Kökar that first rose from the sea after the Ice Age. The trail passes e.g. Tellmossberget, one of the highest hills on Kökar, and remains of a Russian coastal battery from the First World War. Nature is diverse, and the area has rich flora and bird life.

Read more