Cycling Routes in Raseborg
Hop on a bike and go on a Raseborg tour! Cycling is an excellent way to explore the sights and gems of the area. Here we've gathered all the best routes and paths for both Sunday riders and more experienced cyclists.
Helsinki – Raseborg – Turku
Located only one hour from both Helsinki and Turku, you can reach Raseborg by public transport or by car. Alternatively, you can choose to arrive by bike taking a route that partly follows the old King’s Road.
Maps: Helsinki-Ekenäs, Turku-Ekenäs
Discover nature and culture by bike
Ride along the numerous nature trails that take you through beautiful forest and lake scenery. Continue exploring by foot when the bike routes turn into more narrow paths.
Starting from Ekenäs, this route takes you to the picturesque village of Tenala and further around the gulf of Gennarbyviken. Partly sand road.
Sights: Tenala house museum, Tenala Church Restaurants and cafés
Accommodation: Villa Christine, cottages
Take part in one of the yearly arranged cycling events in Raseborg: Prästkulla runt or Eteläkärjen ajot.
The routes can be adapted for day trips as well. Partly sand road.
Maps: Prästkulla runt, Eteläkärjen ajot
Raseborg Castle Ruins
The bike route from Ekenäs or Karis toRaseborg Castle Ruins takes you through picturesque countryside all the way to one of the most important historic monuments in Raseborg. The less trafficked route consists partly of a sand road, the shorter one follows partly the main road (25). Read more about the route Ekenäs-Raseborg Castle Ruins here.
Maps: Ekenäs-Raseborg Castle Ruins, Karis-Raseborg Castle Ruins
Attractions: Raseborg Castle Ruins, Forngården Folk Museum, the Love Path, Snappertuna village
Restaurants: Slottsknektens stuga
Accommodation: Snappertuna Hostel, Lagman’s campingsite, cottages
Pedal to one of the most prestigious manors in Finland, Svartå Manor. Experience history and anecdotes of the manor on a guided tour (in English only by reservation). Take a stroll in the castle park with numerous statues and a idyllic water lily pond. You can choose between a route in the countryside along sand roads and a more trafficked asphalt road (25).
Map: Karis-Svartå Manor
Accommodation: Svartå Manor
Fiskars Village is an excellent destination for a daytrip with its fascinating history and an ironworks village with vibrant handicraft culture.
Asphalt road. Combine with the new mountain bike route, which offers challenges also for the more experienced rider.
Mountain bike map
Sights: Fiskars Village, stores and workshops, Fiskars museum
Restaurants and cafés
Maps: Karis-Fiskars, Ekenäs-Fiskars
Mörby Organic Farm & Shop
This bike route is for those who are looking for a shorter bike route from Ekenäs in countryside scenery. The sand road takes you to Mörby Organic Farm & Shop, where you can breath fresh countryside air and buy pure organic products from the farmer.
Ekenäs – Bromarv
From Ekenäs, head over to Bromarv archipelago village. The sand road takes you further to the beautiful Padva beach and Skataudden, where you can sit back and sip on a cold drink and enjoy the delicacies of the summer restaurant Skatafé. Partly sand road.
Restaurants: Skatafé, Stallkrogen
Accommodation: Bromarf B&B, cottages
Sights: Bromarv Church, Rilax estate
Ekenäs – Jussarö
If you want to experience Ekenäs archipelago, bike down to Sommarö guest harbour and hop on the boat to Jussarö.
The Archipelago Harbours Sommaröstrand and Sandnäsudd
Enjoy the archipelago atmosphere and views by pedaling down to the guest harbours in Sommaröstrand and Sandnäsudd. Recharge your batteries at the friendly cafés or take a dip at the beaches. Also at Sommaröstrand, you can challenge your friend at minigolf, go stand up -paddling or borrow rods and try your luck angling.
Maps: Ekenäs-Sommaröstrand, Ekenäs-Sandnäsudd
Restaurants: 5Knivar at Sommaröstrand, Sandis archipelago store and café at Sandnäsudd
If you want to fully experience multifaceted Raseborg, this is the route for you. Do the whole tour, a shorter mini tour, or tailor a route according to your own wishes.
The Complete Raseborg Tour
Route: Ekenäs – Predium guest harbour – Tenala – Bromarv – Pojo – Fiskars Village – Antskog – Svartå Manor – Billnäs Village – Karis – Raseborg Castle Ruins – Sandnäsudd guest harbour – Baggö harbour – Sommaröstrand guest harbour- Ekenäs
This bike route will take you through Raseborg’s town centres, idyllic villages, scenic nature and hidden gems. The village tour offers everything from countryside, forest and lake scenery, cultural and historic sights to vibrant village culture.
The Raseborg Around -route runs partly on the King’s Road. Whether you come from Helsinki or Turku, you can join the route in Karis, Ekenäs, Raseborg’s Castle Ruins or Tenala. The route is partly sand road, but these parts can most often be replaced by biking along a more trafficked road. in that case, have a look at the alternative route map.
The Mini Raseborg Tour
Route alternative 1: Ekenäs – Pohja – Fiskars Village – Billnäs Village – Karis – Raseborg Castle Ruins
This route is for those interested in history and passionate about culture. Between the old ironworks villages of Fiskars and Billnäs, the small wooden houses in Ekenäs Old Town and other historic sights you get to enjoy the quiet and peace of the countryside.
Route alternative 2: Karis – Billnäs Village – Fiskars Village – Antskog – Svartå Manor
Go on a biking trip to the old ironworks villages of Billnäs and Fiskars. Enjoy the scenic landscapes in Antskog and crown the trip with a dinner in Svartå Manor. Partly sand road.
The Coastal Route
Enjoy fantastic archipelago and culture landscapes by bike – travel the new and comprehensive Coastal Route! Because of the new boat connection, the new biking route connects Finland’s southernmost town Hanko with the Kimito Islands close to Turku and Salo areas. The route runs through four historical Ironworks villages and offers some of the most beautiful nature experiences of Finland. The cyclist bikes from Ekenäs along the coast to sunny Hanko, and continues the trip by boat to Kimito Islands. From there the amazing journey goes on to Salo and back to Ekenäs via Tenala, and as a suggestion, also via Fiskars&Billnäs.
Read more about the Coastal Route.
Map: Coastal Route
More information about cycling in Raseborg.