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In Hanko life is outside

Whether you’re looking for an active nature experience or high-quality pampering, we can assure you that in Hanko, life may feel and taste just a little bit better than usual. Take a look at what Hanko has to offer. Get inspired by the content that we strive to continuously keep you up-to-date on. On this site you can find everything from services and activities to tips and recommendations. If you’re not already a Hanko fan, you may very well become one.  Welcome!

A bike trip to the archipelago

Alternatively, you can ride from Helsinki to Hanko and experience the vivid countryside of Länsiuusimaa. Along the road you will pass Siuntio, Inkoo, Fagervik...

Shops and stores

The Eastern Harbour is Finland’s largest guest harbor and a pulsating meeting point in Hanko, where yachtsmen and landlubbers alike enjoy the crowds. In the...

Favourite spots on the map

Find your sights and activities on the map.

Beachlife

Hanko has 130 kilometres of shoreline, of which 30 kilometres consist of beaches with fine sand, and the rest of beautiful rocky coves. In the cliff labyrinths...

The nature of Hanko

Fall in love with winter, meet spring with joy, enjoy summer and let yourself be embraced by the cosy autumn. Come find your own favorite spot by the sea!

Birdwatcher’s Hanko

For birdwatchers and professional ornithologists alike, Hanko is the top spot to go. During mild winters many species spend the winter here by the sea....

Boating

Hanko is one of many boaters´ favourites, not least because of the fantastic nature and the views, but also very much because of the location. Hanko is the...

Program for groups

Bring your group to Finland’s South where everything is close – in here, you never spend time nor energy by being stuck in traffic. Hanko is easily...

Culture

There are many galleries, museums, and exhibitions for you to visit, and you can even converse with the artists in their own home galleries.

The dog friendly Hanko

Come to Hanko for a vacation with your best friend. Most of the city’s accommodation places, restaurants and cafés welcome you and your dog. In Hanko also...

History of Hanko

Hanko is situated in a strategically important location, which has largely affected the history of the town and the surroundings, where many battles have taken...

The dog friendly Hanko

Come to Hanko for a vacation with your best friend. Most of the city’s accommodation places, restaurants and cafés welcome you and your dog. In Hanko also...

Accommodation

Hanko is the ideal holiday destination for people who love life! Spend the night in a modern boutique hotel, a wooden villa or even a prison >

A bike trip to the archipelago

Would you like to do a weekend trip or perhaps plan a longer bike ride this summer? The Coastal Trail Bicycle Route offers an alternative to those >

Shops and stores

Explore our cosy little shops. In Hanko you can find a large number of lovely shops, offering locally produced products as well as well-known brands. >

Favourite spots on the map

Find your sights and activities on the map.

Beachlife

Hanko is the sunniest place in Finland, if not in the whole Baltic Sea area, and it offers beach experiences for everyone.

The nature of Hanko

The water sparkles from three directions of the compass, and nearly all roads lead to the Sea. In Hanko the season is right now.

Birdwatcher’s Hanko

The versatile nature in Hanko can also be observed in the birdlife. About 270 bird species are spotted yearly on the cape of Hanko.

Boating

Those who travel to Hanko by boat notice that the city is the perfect headquarter when you desire great harbour services and wish to do short or long >

Wellness in Hanko

Take care of your body and mind while on vacation. In Hanko you can find several cosmeticians and different kinds of masseurs and therapists. You can >

Locally produced food and products

Welcome to the archipelago to taste our local and regional products. In our shops you can find delicious food products and ingredients, and >

Program for groups

Big thoughts often come when we least expect it. Combine effective meetings to relaxing free time in Hanko, a town where the sea meets the land. Even >

Culture

Hanko has had an active cultural life throughout its existence. The aesthetic environment feeds creativity.

The dog friendly Hanko

Come to Hanko for a vacation with your best friend. Most of the city’s accommodation places, restaurants and cafés welcome you and your dog. In >

History of Hanko

Hanko is situated in a strategically important location, which has largely affected the history of the town and the surroundings, where many battles >

The dog friendly Hanko

Come to Hanko for a vacation with your best friend. Most of the city’s accommodation places, restaurants and cafés welcome you and your dog. In >

Lighthouses and islands

Outside of the coastline in Hanko you find three magnificent lighthouses and many picturesque islands, where you can get by boat or by booking a >