Vårdö vapen


Things to do



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1. Vårdö Church

The Vårdö church is dedicated to the apostle Matthew and was built from stone in the 15th century. Facing the church is the prayer house from 1915.

📅 Open during summer

📍 Lövövägen

Vårdö church

2. Åland school museum

In a renovated old school from 1888 there is an exhibition of school inventory from all around Åland as well as a teacher's quarters typical of the times.

📅 Open during summer

📍 Viktorsgränd 1, Lövö

Åland school museum

3. Wennström's country store

Open by reservation, call: +358 400 714 866

📍 Grundsunda

Wennström's country store

4. Anni Blomqvist's House

Anni Blomqvist was one of Åland's most famous novelists, known for her books about Maja on Stormskär, telling the story of the struggles of archipelago life during the 19th century. For visits please call in advance +358 457 344 5383

📍 Västerövägen 9, Simskäla

Anni Blomqvist's home

5. Kayaking

Sandösund Camping rents kayaks including maps and equipment all year round. Groups can make kayak tours with a guide for one day or multiple days with overnights in the archipelago.

Kayaking in Vårdö

6. Excursions to Stormskär

This island is famous through the works of novelist Anni Blomqvist and visits are held during summer evenings with a walk around the island finished with coffee and a smoked fish sandwich.

Stormskär excursion

7. Fishing

Stormskär's Guesthouse offers two-days fishing adventures in nature with sauna in the evening and sleeping in a cabin in the wilderness.

Stormskär's Guesthouse can also offer guided fishing all year, with several boats at your disposal.

Lökskär can give you a VIP fishing experience, with a fishing guide and a boat, breakfast, lunch and dinner. The guide prepares your sauna as well for the evening.

Fishing in Vårdö