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MARIEHAMN TRAIL 2018

This six day, seven nights circular self guided tour passes through Turku and Åland Archipelagos. You will start from B&B Västergård on the island of Nagu (Nauvo in Finnish), alternatively from the city of Turku. You will ride through stunning archipelago sceneries. The peace and tranquillity, particulary in the rugged outer islands, is a unique experience. Along the route there are many interesting tourist attractions. Most of the roads surfaces are paved and the profile of the route is fairly flat. You are welcome to add extra nights at all stops for local biking or additional activities.

Day 1. Individual arrival to Nagu/ Turku
On the first day we welcome you to B&B Västergård on the island of Nagu (Nauvo in Finnish). Nagu is easely accessed by car or public transportation from Turku.

If you are starting from Turku accommodation is in a small ***hotel in Turku centre. From Turku you will start as day 7. In either case you are welcome to store extra luggage during your tour.

Day 2. Nagu - Kökar 35 km
After breakfast you start by cycling towards the small, but lively Nagu village. After a break continue along the winding gravel road towards the ferry to Korpo island. In the afternoon board the ferry to Kökar island, part of the semi-independent Aland islands.

Accommodation in a home stay at the old rectory (dinner included).

Day 3. Kökar - Föglö 20+ km
Continue your odysse of the small island communities. Visit the church of St. Anne, which was built in the site of the old monastery church and the ruins of the monastery. The next ferry will take to to the island of Föglö. Accommodation at B&B situated in the local museum. The rooms have shared toilets and showers.

Day 4. Föglö - Saltvik 45 / 55 km
Start in the morning with the ferry to the mainland of the Aland islands. Accommodation in a romantic guesthouse. If you have time, we suggest an extra night for relaxing or local cycling!

Day 5. Saltvik - Mariehamn 50 / 60 km
Today you will cycle along minor roads to Mariehamn, the capital of the semi-independet Aland islands. Accommodation in ***hotel in Marienhamn. An extra night here gives you more possibilities to get to know the town.

Day 6. Mariehamn - Turku
You have the morning for visiting the sights in Mariehamn before you will board the Viking Line cruising ship back to Turku. Accommodation in *** hotel in city centre.

Day 7. Turku - Nagu 60 km
The last cycling day will take you via pitoresque town of Naantali to Nagu where you will end your tour. You are welcome to stay an extra night in Nagu for cycling, kayaking or relaxing.

Day 8. Individual departure.

When you prefer it is alos possible to start fron Nagu and end your tour in Turku.

Marienhamn Trail, price

Price per person
795,00 €
Single supplement
240,00 €
E-bike supplement
110,00 €
Extra night per person
75,00 €

The price includs accommodation in a shared double room with breakfast (7), dinner (1), bike with helmet and panniers, storage of excess baggage, required ferry tickets, route guide with map and courtesy transport to nearest bus stop or free parking in Nagu.

The tour is available on a daily basis from mid June to mid August. Outside the main season we can offer a limited availability.

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