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.

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!

Throw yourself into nature

Experience the southernmost point of Hanko

We take our bikes (6 km in total) to the southernmost peninsula of Finland and hike (6.6 km in total) all the way to the southernmost point of the...

Havsgårdar organic farm

Havsgårdar is an organic farm situated in Täktom village in Hanko. The farm also grow cattle; Highland cattle that are a Scottish cattle breed.

Guided Forest bathing

During a forest bath you´ll get to experience the Finnish nature with all your senses. The qualified guide gently guides you to an overall feeling...

Please note that dogs are not allowed to run free in public places, but should be held in leash. The Finnish Hunting Act states that dogs must be kept on a
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.

When in Hanko

Find the giant´s kettle

Did you know that the giant´s kettles were formed when the fresh water after the melting of Ice Age glaciers made one or several stones rotate during a longer period of time. On Puistovuoret you can find the most famous giant’s kettle in Hanko, about three metres deep and a metre wide.

You can choose between a wide range of activities in Hanko. We offer excellent possibilities for golf, tennis and horseback riding. Or you can choose to bike

Experience the unique Pike´s Gut

On one of the rocky islands outside Tulliniemi lies a unique, sheltered island with 640 preserved rock carvings. This ”Guestbook of the Archipelago” holds the names and coats of arms of nobility, soldiers and merchants. The earliest carvings are from the 16th century. You can reach the island by cruise boat in July-August or with your own boat or kayak.

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