Bicycle along the Finnish coastline and in the Finnish archipelago through amazing seaside landscapes. You will pass beautiful sceneries, forests, lakes, coastal beaches and small idyllic villages. You stay overnight in small hotels and B&Bs and relax yourself in Finnish saunas. Enjoy local fresh food and delicacies in the cafeterias and restaurants along the route. The route is well suited for those who are not in a hurry and want to enjoy the idyllic scenery and sights along the way.
The route combines small countryside roads, well maintained forest paths and scenic cycle routes. Part of the route is travelled by boat where you can bring your bicycling equipment along. The route is in total a bit over 200 kilometers long. The route includes an archipelago ferry between Hanko and Kasnäs and the tallest lighthouse of the Nordic countries, Bengtskär.
The route is moderately easy and is suitable for those who regularly take part in some form of moderate exercise. Exercise caution when cycling on the public road sections of the route.
The timetables and booking possibilities for the Coastal Route ferries, accommodation and sights are all found on the rpute map and timetable pages. A more detailed map with accommodation, sights, restaurants and ferry routes is found as an e-publication by pressing here.