A piece of paradise

The archipelago city Pargas consists of the municipalities Pargas, Nagu, Korpo, Houtskär and Iniö. The Archipelago Sea in the south-western part of Finland consists of about 25 000 islands, islets and skerries, out of all of these about 10 000 lies within the borders of the archipelago city Pargas. You can visit Pargas all year around and experience everything that the archipelago life and -lifestyle has to offer.

  • Find the greatest sights and views
  • Go on an adventure around the islands with a bike, boat, car or a kayak
  • Explore the prettiest hiking trails
  • Pay a visit to the cosy local restaurants and cafés and taste the local food
  • Experience the archipelago culture in our museums

On this webpage will you find information regarding accommodation, food and activities within the different areas in our beloved archipelago city Pargas.

Upcoming Events

Korpo Sea Jazz Festival

24.7.2019 - 27.7.2019

Korpo Sea Jazz features 18 concerts and is one of Finland’s largest jazz festivals. Korpo Sea Jazz is a fixed point in the Finnish jazz calendar. There are gigs in Korpo, Nagu, Houtskär and Pargas. Photo: © Olli Sulin

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Iniö Folk Festival

26.7.2019 - 28.7.2019

26.7 at 13.00 Family concert, Skärgårdstorget, Norrby at 17.00 Coffee concert, Villa Högbo, Norrby at 19.00 Evening jam, Merideli Leonella, Norrby 27.7 at 11.00 Home concert, Aftonro, Norrby at 13.30 Main concert, Keistiö byskola (programme 10€) 28.7 at 11.00 Home concert, Café Gamla Banken,Norrby at 13.00 Coffee concert, Erkasgården,Jumo

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Crazy Raft Race, Houtskär


Vitteludd, Näsby in Houtskär. Make your own raft without motor and sails, and take part in the contest. Search “Crazy Raft Race” for ideas. Raffle, grilled sausages, Swedish sandwiches, ice-cream, coffee and soft drinks. Face-painting for children. All money raised is donated to Finland’s Cancer Foundation. Join us on a fun day for the whole family!

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