Scandinavian Islands awaitens adventurers
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After all it's bee a great winter in the Archipelago. This winter really showed off it´s amazing beauty great amounts of wonderful white snow, and in between most islands the Baltic Sea has been covered with a thick layer of ice. (view photos here) This year even as much to connect the Turku Archipelago with the Åland Archipelagao with ice roads well strong enough to carry cars and smaller trucks. This phenomenon even made some great dearing adventurers cover the distance by cycle.
Read the blog of the ice-cykling Yeti Rides here.
Cycling is during the warmer season one of the most obvious ways of for exploring the islands of the archipelago. It really suits most people and the distances are resonable to fit anyone. Make sure to plan your route and book your accommodation in advance. You can order your free copies of excellent cycle routes and walkways and general information of the Turku Archipelago here.
Åland is pretty much of a paradise for cycling, with it's red granite, winding roads and great ferry connections between the Islands and the several routes connecting within the Scandinavian Islands area. You can bring your cycles with you on most of the ferries. Check with www.visitaland.com and book in advance.
The Stockholm Archipelago is easy reachable from the city centre of Stockholm at Nybrokajen and to really getting the most out of your adventure before heading out in the region of Scandinavian Islands, visit our Tourist Information and Souvernir Shop specialized in the Archipelago, at Strandvägen, Kajplats 18. Just right at where a range of taxiboats leaves for most of the islands of the Stockholm Archipelago. There are a range of cyclerentals on most bigger islands. Many of the accommodation services of Scandinavian Islands are as well more than willing to arrange cyclerentals accordning to your needs.
For complete cycling packages and Cross border cycling routes and bike rental in the Scandinavian Islands region, Please contact: Mr Tom Carling at B&B Gyttja Västergård
Travel Agency Saaritours offers cycle packages with the Best of the Archipelago Trail included.
Welcome to explore and enjoy Scandinavian Islands by cycle!
Cruises and Ferries connecting the Scandinavian Islands area.
Viking Line (Turku/Helsinki - Åland - Stockholm)
Tallink Silja (Turku/Helsinki - Åland - Stockholm)
Eckerölinjen (Åland - Stockholm, Kappellskär)
Ålandstrafiken (Åland - Turku Archipelago)
Taxiboats and ferries within the archipelago areas