Sail Training International is delighted to announce the five ports selected to host the annual Tall Ships Races in 2017, taking place across the Baltic Sea.
Turku will be hosting the Races for the fourth time. In addition to three full-scale Tall Ships Race events in 1996, 2003 and 2009 they also organised a Regatta in 2011. In 2011 Turku was the European Capital of Culture and the port has a thousand-year history.
The ships' route through the archipelago is spectacular before being brought right into the middle of Turku on the banks of the River Aura.
Coronavirus vaccines without advance booking
The COVID 19 vaccinations are available without booking for residents of Turku aged 12 or over
Currently, the coronavirus situation in Finland is good and everyone can participate in preventing the epidemic from spreading.
The City of Turku has been selected as one the hosting ports of the Tall Ships Races event in 2021.
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Zhao Yingbing will be bringing a pop-up restaurant to Turku and cooking traditional Chinese Hot Pot dinner made using vegetables provided by the lo
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Also supporting the promotion and marketing of the Finnish Archipelago brand for one’s part is the national Visit Finland.
Fill in your information in the Finentry service. By using Finentry, you can quickly enter Finland at the border and be directed to free coronavirus testing in Finland if necessary. Once you have filled in your information in Finentry, you do not need to queue at the port or airport for a mandatory health examination.
Turku is a city of science, culture and and sustainable development. We seek to become an international model city of sustainable solutions and a pioneer of mobility. Welcome to Turku - companies, residents and tourists alike!
Start your expedition on the west bank of the Aura River, at the foot of the Martinsilta bridge. Here you'll find the Vaakahuone Pavilion and s/s Ukkopekka, which will take you out to, for example, the Airisto Strait for some dockside dancing.