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National Park in Raseborg

Ekenäs Archipelago National Park

Almost 90% of the 5200-hectare Ekenäs Archipelago National Park is water, so to explore the 1300 islands you’ll need to take a tour from Ekenäs harbour, such as an archipelago cruise with Saariston Laivaristeilyt or…
Castle in Raseborg

Raseborg Castle Ruins

Looming on a high rock overlooking a grassy sward, the late-14th-century Raseborg Castle was strategically crucial in the 15th century, when it protected the trading town of Tuna and exiled king of Sweden Karl Knuts…
Cafe in Raseborg

Café Gamla Stan

Tables here sit amid a shady apple orchard where guests can enjoy fresh juices and home-baked goodness (quiches, pies, cakes and other sweet treats). There's also seating in the cosy cottage. There are regular conce…
Museum in Raseborg

EKTA Museum

The highlight of the Ekenäs museum is the exhibit on the life and art of Finnish painter Helene Schjerfbeck, with a rotating display of 30 artworks. Other exhibits – spread over five buildings – trace the town's his…
Seafood in Raseborg

Ravintola Albatros

Sea views stream through the Albatross' huge windows to its cool, calm interior. The terrace is equally inviting, though the wind may blow you down from the 2nd floor. Seafood is the speciality, including salmon sou…
Church in Raseborg

Ekenäs Church

This Old Town church is the only baroque greystone church in Finland. The original church was constructed between 1651 and 1680, but it was destroyed by fire and rebuilt in 1841 in its current neoclassical style. Th…
International in Raseborg

Bossa Nova Beach Club

A spacious wooden terrace steps down towards the water here, so you can watch the boats and jet-skiers while you’re waiting for cartwheel-sized pizzas, grilled tuna, pan-seared whitefish or a tomahawk steak. It's 1.…
Finnish in Raseborg

Knipan

In an 1867 building at the end of the pier, this venerable summer restaurant has the best views in town. Its brief menu of Finnish favourites is rather staid, and service can be slack. But the setting is incomparabl…
Cafe in Raseborg

Guest Harbour Café

A convenient harbour-side cafe serving cold drinks and inventive pizzas.