Kvarken Archipelago 

Geocaching Ski cross-country off trails Fishing Sights and scenery  Walk on marked trails Organising a camp Birdwatching Pick berries and mushrooms Canoeing Learn in nature Guided group tours Biking Tour skating Visit a Nature Centre Visit a Nature Information Hut Walk on a nature trail Boating Snorkeling
Kvarken archipelago. Photo: Seppo Lammi.

Kvarken's logoThe Kvarken Archipelago is a living world heritage site where local people live in harmony with their unique natural setting. Moraine formations from the Ice Age are still slowly emerging from the sea here, creating the unique landscapes that have earnt the archipelago its world-class status. Enjoy this uplifting scenery from the viewing tower at Svedjehamn or on an organised boat trip. The Kvarken Archipelago became Finland's first UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site in 2006.

Suitability: Excellent for families with children. Also well suited for boaters, birdwatchers and recreational fishermen. Only partly suitable for the disabled.

This is the web page www.nationalparks.fi/kvarken.