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Small Archipelago Trail

Explore the breathtaking Finnish Archipelago with the Small Archipelago Trail, a perfect travel destination for a day or two.
The Small Archipelago Trail is open from 10.5 – 8.9.2024

The Small Archipelago Trail turned 20 in 2023!

Welcome to the Small Archipelago Trail (Pieni Rengastie), an unforgettable journey through the breathtaking Finnish archipelago.

Accommodations, restaurants and activities along the Small Archipelago Trail

Along the Small Archipelago Trail, visitors will find a variety of accommodation options, from traditional Finnish cabins to hotels and guesthouses. Services such as bike and kayak rentals, tourist information centres, and convenience stores are also available to make your trip more comfortable. When it comes to dining, the trail offers a range of restaurants serving traditional Finnish cuisine and local food.

The Small Archipelago Trail is a shorter version of the popular Archipelago Trail and takes you on a scenic route through five cities: Turku, Raisio, Naantali, Pargas, and Kaarina.

Photo: Gustav Ramberg / Visit Seili

Explore the Stunning Small Archipelago Trail: Perfect for a 2-Day Bike Ride

With a length of 120 km, of which 100 km is driving distance, and three ferry crossings, the Small Archipelago Trail can be completed in just one day by car or a couple of days by bike. The recommended time for this trail is 1-2 days, allowing you to take in the stunning views at a leisurely pace.

The majority of the Small Archipelago Trail takes place on picturesque islands, with only one-third of the route passing through cities. Along the way, you will encounter 15 year-round inhabited islands and several uninhabited ones, offering a unique glimpse into Finnish island life.

The Small Archipelago Trail is open from 10.5 - 8.9.2024.

The Small Archipelago Trail is open from May 10th - September 8th, 2024, with a recommended travel time of 2 days. Don't miss the chance to experience the Turku Archipelago in Finland with the Small Archipelago Trail. Start planning your trip today!