Programs: Åland

Programs, packages, Åland, Ahvenanmaa

Seal Safari, Åland

wellComing Seal Safari, Åland

wellComing Seal Safari, Åland


These animals belong to one of the most fascination inhabiting the oceans, known for being extremely curious.
They communicate by slapping the water and grunting, making your first impression an unforgettable one. Meeting these amazing animals in their natural surroundings of Åland’s breath-taking archipelago underlines the overall beauty and variety of the environment, consisting of more than 6500 individual islands.
Seal Safaris are part of wellComing’s special tailored programs and therefore unique on the market.
This day program includes a personal welcome by the owners and includes an exclusive route for your group with fishing possibilities, picnic, and dinner upon return from your trip where the caught fish can be specially prepared and cooked.
During certain periods shorter trips are available.

Kayak Excursion, Åland

wellComing, Kayaking Åland

wellComing, Kayaking Åland


A Kayak Tour around Åland’s archipelago is one of the most natural and intense experiences it’s nature has to offer, providing you not only with the opportunity to challenge yourself to new extremes but giving you also a wonderful opportunity to relax at the same time.
wellComing offers a variety of programs, varying in duration from a couple of hours for beginners to overnight tours for the more experienced with organised camping arrangements under the open sky providing the icing on the cake for an all-around experience. Also included in overnight tours is an introduction course in navigation, organised routes, material and equipment.
The professional team of experienced guides will insure that you are able to enjoy your experience by supervising each individual to the safest standards possible.

Lighthouse Excursion, Åland

wellComing, Lighthouse excursion, Åland

wellComing, Lighthouse excursion, Åland


The surroundings of Åland’s islands offers the most breath-taking sceneries one can imagine.
This activity is available for both, groups and individual customers offering a variety of additional services, such as weekly afternoon expeditions including picnics and catering possibilities for larger groups on request.
For incentive groups looking to experience the ultimate lighthouse experience we can organise overnight accommodation on the island itself.
Expeditions can be scheduled and tailored for groups of up to 50 participants.

Fishing program, Åland

wellComing, fishing åland

wellComing, fishing åland


The Åland islands and its variety in skerries, sea bays and long coastlines offers the perfect surroundings for fish fanatics all year round. Fish home to these waters range from pike, perch, pikeperch and whitefish to sea trout and salmon.
Our professional and experienced guides are more than happy to bring you out on open waters to the best fishing places around including services such as picnics or even arranged evening meals on an idyllic island.

wellComing offers you a personal package including travel arrangements and transportation, fishing guides, equipment, licences, boats, and accommodation as well as evening programs.

Cycling Tour, Åland

wellComing, Cycling Åland

wellComing, Cycling Åland


A cycling tour around Åland is one of the most popular activities it has to offer even though Åland consists of more than 6500 individual islands. Imagine yourself cycling from one end to the other of one island and taking a ferry to the next stage of your tour providing you with a well deserved break while you can enjoy the relaxing surroundings.
wellComing offers you a personal an all-inclusive service including luggage transfer during the program to your accommodation arrangements.
AND we always make sure to meet our guests upon arrival in the port or at the airport.

Program example
Cycling tour Åland

Cycling tour Åland

Day I. – the town of Mariehamn and surroundings
Day of arrival, check in at the hotel in the centre of the small town of Mariehamn, the capital of the Åland islands.
Perfect day for a relaxing cycling tour to the islands of Nåtö and Jarsö, one of the many nature reserves here on Åland with an in-depth view of the variety this amazing archipelago has to offer. The feeling can sometimes give a feeling of flying on the water.
wellComing, Kastelholm castle

wellComing, Kastelholm castle

Day II. – Kastelholm and historical paths
After breakfast pick up your bike and start towards Godby and the municipality of Sund with the old ruins of Kastelholm castle. Here it is possible to take a guided tour visiting the old castle or just enjoy a stroll in the open air museum of Jan Karlsgården with all the old traditional houses and buildings.
Hotel HavsVidden evening view

Hotel HavsVidden evening viewq

Day III. – Geta invites with granite rocks and beautiful sunsets
After breakfast the tour continues towards the municipality of Geta on the beautiful small road passing the villages of Daglösa and Tjudö. Tjudö may be suitable for a small break visiting the local Vineyard, where you may participate in a guided tour among thousands of apple- and cherry trees. The evening Hotel Havsvidden invites with astonishing surroundings and views. Full access to sauna and spa department, a three course dinner and overnight in the hotel sea view Suite is a perfect ending of a perfect day.
wellComing, Degersand camping, Åland

wellComing, Degersand camping, Åland

Day IV.- Hammarland cultural heritage and activities in Eckerö
Today’s tour brings you first on a short tour through the Geta municipality and a stop at Pettas Eco bakery for some lunch and sandwich take-away. The 30 minutes boat transfer between Hällö and Skarpnåtö follows with a journey around beautiful landscapes and old houses that represent the traditional cultural heritage of the Åland Islands.
Check in at the cozy cottages at Degersand Camping including breakfast.
wellComing, Mariehamn

wellComing, Mariehamn

Day V. – Return to Mariehamn and Stockholm
Breakfast in the restaurant the last days tour to Mariehamn, return of cycles in the port and check in for return ferry to Stockholm, Helsinki or Turku

Visit the Castle of Kastelholm, Åland

wellComing, Kastelholm castle

wellComing, Kastelholm castle


The castle in Kastelholm is the only medieval castle in Åland. The castle, which originally was used as a defence stronghold, was founded in the end of the 1300′s. The stronghold was then rebuilt at different times until the 1600′s when it had become a castle with mainly an administrative function. At the end of the 1600′s the castle was left to dilapidate. The castle has now been restored and is open for visitors.
Contact us for more information about trips to the castle.

Stallhagen brewery, Åland

wellComing, Stallhagen Åland

wellComing, Stallhagen Åland


Hand made, slow beer
The place where our brewery is located is called Stallhagen and have until modern times been part of Grelsby Kungsgård. Kungsgården mentioned first time in the 1300s, and became the 1540′s elevated to the status of Kungsladugård by the Swedish king Gustav Vasa. The premises has now become a brewery was built originally as barracks building for the Åland stationed Russian coastal artillery in the early last century.
The old building’s interiors are restored to creating a pleasant and friendly atmosphere to brew good beer. A visit to the Pub Stallhagen may include a guided tour including tasting and samples of some Åland delicacies. Lunch or dinner arrangements are also available. Stallhagen is many times awarded winner in Helsinki beer festival and other competitions for their first class quality beer. Hand made, slow beer.

Cottages in the archipelago, Åland

wellComing, Cottages Åland

wellComing, Cottages Åland


Experience the archipelago in one of the charismatic cottages available.

The Åland islands offer a large amount of cottage accommodation varying in size and type. wellComing partners of cottage providers are all specially selected in terms of Quality, Exclusivity and Personal service.

Families can enjoy facilities offering various activities for the whole family including mini-golf, paddling, etc.
Social gatherings can enjoy privacy and tailored activities in the area including activities such as kayak trips, golf and fishing arrangements all within close proximity.

wellComing will provide you with the adequate location and facilities to compliment your requirements and interests in activities.

Tallship Pommern, Åland

wellComing, Tallship Pommern, Åland

wellComing, Tallship Pommern, Åland


Visit the museum in this one of its kind 4-mast sailing vessel!
Pommern is the only sailing vessel in the world that is preserved in its original condition.
She was originally built by a German shipping company in Glasgow, Scotland and launched in 1903. In 1923 Gustaf Erikson bought this ship who owned the largest sailing ship fleet by doing so.
Pommern sailed until the outbreak of World War II and was mainly used to transport wheat between Australia, Ireland and England.
Since 1957 Pommern has been home in the western harbour of Mariehamn and represents a proud era in the sailing- and past history of Åland.
Pommern is also available for private events outside opening hours.

Three capitals and one island

wellcoming, Three capitas and one island

wellcoming, Three capitas and one island


Now you have the chance to see and experience Stockholm, Helsinki, Turku and the Åland islands on your vacation.
On the first day you will arrive in Stockholm and check in to a nice hotel in the old town. Here you will have a free weekend and should enjoy a stroll through the south, visit the museum of Vasa, and also Junibacken the open air museum of Astrid Lindgren’s figures Pippi Langstrump and Emil .
After comfortable ferry transportation from Stockholm to Mariehamn, the capital of the autonomous islands, the rented car is waiting in the harbour. Transportation to the cottage village in Eckerö for some days accommodation with activities ie. kayaks, boat excursions, safaris, cycling, cultural visits,…or just relax.
After checking out the cottage and return of the car, program continues by ferry to Turku on the west coast of Finland. Turku invites with a cosy hotel in the centre and many possibilities to enjoy the many summer cafes and bars on the riverboats.
By arriving with train in Helsinki we check in at the modern hotel in the centre for a few days visit in the capital of Finland. Here one must visit Suomenlinna, the many museums and the market place in the harbour. Here one can also just enjoy one of the many bars and cafés.
The program can be suited to your interest.