Porkkala is a peninsula which belongs to the most picturesque areas in Gulf of Finland. Not only the eventful history, flora and fauna, or celebrities who have privileged to own luxury villas in Porkkala, can explain the beauty of the area. Departure from famous and lively Market Square in the heart of Helsinki. The trip follows the old booze smuggling route through western archipelago called Suvisaaristo. Boat trip to Porkkala takes around 2,5 hours.
Lähteelä outdoor area in Porkkala peninsula provides the best setting in the metropolitan area for activities whether you wanted to go SUP boarding, row boating or enjoy sunbathing on the cliffs. The observation tower offers magnificent views to all directions and on a clear weather you can spot the Tallinn TV mast.
1,5 hour sightseeing cruise to the historic Rönnskär lighthouse is organised after lunch for an additional cost. It's not allowed to land on the lighthouse island but we can admire it from the boat. Porkkala area is known as a nesting place for seals and a paradise for bird watchers so it's worth keeping an eye out during the trip.
The return route to Helsinki is chosen according to the prevailing sea conditions and trip returns to the Market Square in the afternoon.
Helsinki western archipelago, Lähteelä, Porkkala, Rönnskär Lighthouse
SUP, sightseeing, swimming, hiking, history, lighthouse, seal and bird watching
Food & Beverage:
Traditional salmon soup, drinking water, alcohol beverages at extra charge