Medieval Naantali grew up around the Catholic Convent of the Order of Saint Birgitta, which was dissolved after the 1527 Reformation....
Evening harbour cruises aboard the 1947-built schooner M/S Rosita sail from the Old Town pier from 7pm to 8.30pm Monday to Saturday...
Housed in three Old Town wooden buildings dating from the 18th century, Naantali's museum casts a light on disappearing trades such as...
In a restored spa pavilion, Merisali offers buffets with plentiful hot and cold choices. The pierside terrace often has live music.
Crossing the bridge from the Old Town to Kailo island takes you into the delightful world of the Moomins . The focus is on hands-on activities and exploration, not rides; littlies love the costumed characters wandering through the Moominhouse, Snork’s Workshop (where they can help with inventions) and other places from the books and cartoons.
Older adventure seekers can rock climb and track down buccaneer relics at nearby pirate island Väski , reached by boats (included in admission) departing regularly from Naantali.
Other Muumimaailma highlights include a swimming beach and Emma’s Theatre (with some mimed performances, so language isn’t an issue).