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In Hanko life is outside

Whether you’re looking for an active nature experience or a high-quality pampering holiday, we can assure you that life may feel and taste a little bit better than usual here in Hanko. Explore what we have 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 it isn´t the case already, you will soon love this place.  Welcome!

Tips of the week

  3.8–31.8 at 12-17 Art exhibition: Henriksberg Gallery 2020 (upon agreement only, +358 408273339), Tvärminnentie 42 Mon–Sun at 11 Cruise to the...

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...

Great walks

Hanko is a charming place all year round and there are many places worth discovering. You can choose a historic theme for your walk or just go with the flow...

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.

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 for the location. Hanko is the gate to...

Program for groups

Bring your group to Finland’s South where everything is close – you never have to spend time or energy being stuck in traffic. Hanko is easily accessible...

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.

Tips of the week

The tourist office has listed events and programme you should not miss. 3.8-9.8.2020

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 >

Great walks

Hanko is a charming place all year round and there are many places worth discovering. You can choose a historic theme for your walk or just go with >

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.

The nature of Hanko

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

Birdwatcher’s Hanko

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

Boating

Traveling to Hanko by boat quickly reveals that the town is the perfect headquarters for when you desire great harbour services, and for both short >

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, where you can taste our local and regional products. In our shops you can find delicious food items and souvenirs made by >

Program for groups

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

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 town’s accommodations, restaurants and cafés welcome you and your dog. Also, in >

The dog friendly Hanko

Come to Hanko for a vacation with your best friend. Most of the town’s accommodations, restaurants and cafés welcome you and your dog. Also, in >

Lighthouses and islands

Outside the coastline of Hanko you can find three magnificent lighthouses and many picturesque islands, that you can reach by your own boat or by >