Discover Mariehamn

Mariehamn is a tiny yet vibrant city located in the autonomous region of Aland, Finland. It is the capital of Aland and its population consists of around 11,500 people. It has a bustling harbour area where you can spot sailboats and ferries coming in and out of the port daily. Mariehamn is an ideal destination for anyone seeking to enjoy a unique combination of Finnish culture and Swedish heritage.

Some highlights to check out while visiting Mariehamn include its colourful wooden houses with intricate 19th century architecture; Vasterhamn, an old harbour district filled with charming shops, cafes, galleries and souvenir stands; and Kastelholms castle ruins from 1564 set amongst lush green gardens which offer beautiful views over the sea horizon. For those looking for more active adventures there are plenty of outdoor activities such as hiking trails running along beachfronts or through pine forests or cycling into small villages nearby.