Tourism in Southwest Finland consists both of tranquility of the nature, sea and woods as well as of an urban vibe, history and culture, events, shopping and spas.
The Moomin World in Naantali, Crafts Museum in Luostarinmäki ant the Turku Castle are among the children’s favourites. Rock festivals such ans Ruisrock DBTL and Karjurock attract every summer. Salos’s evening marktes are full of feeling. In Sarka Museum in Loimaa you can learn about farming. The Paavo Nurmi Games bring top athletes to Turku. Turku’s old city centre comes alive during the Medieval Market and Christmas Market. The Christmas Peace is declared on the Old Great Square, as it has been done since the 1300’s.
The archipelago attracts tourists every summer. The lighthouses Isokari, Utö, and Bengtskär are exotic destinations by the open sea.