Premier Tour, Åland

Premier tour: the Åland Islands

Contact person: Maria Widén

Korpo church–Korpoström (8 km)

Possibility to travel from Korpoström to Kökar by boat (limited seats), lunch in Korpoström before departure

Alternative route:
The regular ferryboat m/s Skiftet from Galtby in Korpo will depart at 10.00 am, arrivial at Kökar at 12.30 am. Walking distance (4 km) from Harparnäs to Sandvik at Kökar, where lunch is served.

5 pm
Church service, St Anna church

6 pm
Evening programme in the parish house

Accomodation in the pilgrim shelter, or the hostels of Sandvik or Antons

Kökar Hamnö–Sottunga (8 km)

12.30 am
Departure of m/s Skiftet from Kökar, arrival at Sottunga 1.50 pm.

The trekking route at Sottunga.

Alternative option: Possibility to sail the distance between Kökar and Sottunga with the oldfashion Tjutt-Tjutt (10 pers, 20 e/pers). Reservations: här

6 pm
Church service,  St Maria Magdalena church

Accomodation at Sottunga: Raul Petrells stugby (self-catering) or at Lyckliga Lottas. Reservations: här

Sottunga–Granboda (12 km)

8.50 am
Departure of m/s Gudingen from Sottunga, arrival in Långnäs at 10.00 am

Start Långnäs–Granboda

11.00 am
Church service, St. Andreas church, Lumparland

Accomodation at Amalia

Granboda–Lemböte, passing S:ta Birgitta kyrka, Lemland (21 km)

1.00 pm
Church service, St. Birgitta church, Lemland

Accomodation at Lemböte lägergård.

Lemböte chapel –the church S:t Olof in Jomala (13 km)

10.00 am
Church service, St Olof chapel, Lemböte     

5 pm
Hotdogs at the parish house for everybody

5.30 pm
Folk music                                       

Accomodation at the parish house in Jomala

Jomala church – Vestansunda (18 km)

9.00 am
Pilgrim morning service in the Jomala church

Accomodation at Granlunda gård.

Vestansunda–Marsund, passing the church S:ta Katarina kyrka in Hammarland (20 km)

1.00 pm
Church service, St. Katarina church, Hammarland

Accomodation at Öra stugor

Öra–Eckerö Berghamn, passing the church S:t Lars in Eckerö (11 km)

10.30 am
Church service, St. Lars church, Eckerö

12.00 am
Programme in the harbour, music, speeches, tasting of specialities from Åland

1.30 pm
Departure of the Eckerö Line ferry m/s Eckerö from Berghamn to Grisslehamn in Sweden.