Guided tours by kayak

Discover the best that the archipelago sea and the maze of islands has to offer

The right kayak tour for everyone

Korpo Kajakbod offers kayaks and SUP-boards for rent and organizes guided kayaking tours for smaller groups. Want to experience the beautiful archipelago at a slow pace and close to the water? We provide you with high class equipment, a short safety intro and show you the best routes for your trip.

If you’re looking for an even better experience, let us guide you through the maze of islands and enjoy a good snack with one of the most amazing views over the baltic sea.
New In summer 2024 we are offering exciting themed kayak guided tours. Check them out here and reserve your spot online.

Beginners kayaking tour

Experience the beauty of the Finnish Archipelago on a guided kayaking tour!

3-4 hours
80€/person

Archipelago kayaking day tour

 Explore the Finnish Archipelago on a Guided 7-Hour Sea Kayaking Tour
7 hours
125€/person

Korpo runt 2 day kayaking tour

A two day tour around the beautiful island of Korpo in the Finnish archipelago. Suitable for adventurers with some previous experience.
2 days
560€/person

Beginners kayaking tour

3-4 hours
80€/person
Easy

Experience the beauty of the Finnish Archipelago on a guided kayaking tour!

This guided kayaking tour is perfect for beginners who want to try kayaking for the first time. You will learn everything you need to know about safety and paddling technique, and your experienced guide will take you on a scenic tour through the archipelago.
What can you expect?
  • A short introduction to kayaking and safety
  • A guided tour through the beautiful Finnish archipelago
  • Opportunity to see wildlife and nature
  • A chance to relax and enjoy the fresh air
The tour is suitable for:
  • Beginners with no prior kayaking experience
  • People in good physical condition
  • Children from 12 years old (accompanied by an adult)
  • Kayak and all necessary equipment
  • Life jacket
  • Dry bag
  • Experienced guide
  • Map
  • The tour starts in Guestharbour Verkan, Korpo. Korpo is situated 2 hours drive from Turku and 4 hours drive from Helsinki. Buses travel daily and the bus stop is 500 meter from the starting point.
  • Korpo is an island in the outer archipelago outside of Turku. The tour will take you into the maze of the thousands of islands, but we’ll also get a glimpse of the open Baltic sea.
  • The tour is suitable for anybody with average or good physical condition. 
Tips:
  • Bring a camera to capture the beautiful views!
  • Pack light – you don’t need to bring much on the tour.
  • Be prepared to get wet! Kayaking can be a wet activity.
  • Have fun! Kayaking is a great way to enjoy the Finnish nature and get some exercise.

 

  • Sunscreen and hat
  • Comfortable clothing and shoes that can get wet
  • Water and snacks
  • The tour price includes all the equipment needed for kayaking. Safety equipment will be provided

Liability

  • Each participant is responsible for themselves and their personal belongings. Korpo Kajakbod is not responsible for participant belongings during the event.
  • By registering for the event, participants also accept the inherent risks associated with exercise, hiking, and activities.
  • Participants are responsible for their own insurance coverage. We recommend that participants obtain insurance suitable for the event.
  • Participants are obligated to follow the instructions provided by the organizer and instructor during the event to ensure safety. In case a participant violates the given instructions, they may be removed from the group for safety reasons and will be liable to compensate for any damages caused.
  • Korpo Kajakbod and the instructors will do their best to minimize all risks to participants. The organizers possess the necessary first-aid and safety skills for the activity.
  • Korpo Kajakbod has liability insurance as an event organizer, which covers damages caused by their own mistakes.

Payment terms

The customer is obliged to familiarize himself with the content and terms of the service offered. If the customer finds unclear information or errors in the information, he / she must report this to Korpo Kajakbod before payment is made. A mutual contractual obligation takes effect when a customer order is placed or the approval of Korpo Kajakbods’ offer. The booking is official and a binding agreement is made when the customer registers for the tour or rental of equipment and Korpo Kajakbod receives payment for the booking.

Cancellation policy

  • more than 14 days before the start of the activity: 100% refund
  • more than 7 days before the start of the activity: 50% refund
  • less than seven days before the start of the activity: no refund

Korpo Kajakbod

Kaapeliniementie 2
21710 Korppoo

https://maps.app.goo.gl/duZ7N9oJfztm8DWZ7

Archipelago kayaking day tour

7 hours
125€/person
Moderate
 Explore the Finnish Archipelago on a Guided 7-Hour Sea Kayaking Tour
Embark on an unforgettable adventure and discover the mesmerizing beauty of the Finnish Archipelago on this guided 7-hour sea kayaking tour. Paddle through tranquil waters, surrounded by lush islands and rugged coastlines, as you immerse yourself in the serene ambiance of nature.
This tour is perfect for:
  • Individuals seeking an outdoor adventure
  • Couples looking for a romantic getaway
  • Friends wanting to create lasting memories
  • Families bonding over a shared experience
Prior kayaking experience is recommended.
Our experienced guide will provide you with comprehensive instructions and safety guidance, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable kayaking experience.
 
What to expect:
  • A 7-hour kayaking journey through the breathtaking Finnish Archipelago
  • Exploration of hidden coves, secluded beaches, and charming islands
  • Encounters with diverse marine life, including seals, seabirds, and fish
  • A delightful lunch break amidst the picturesque surroundings
  • Opportunities to capture stunning photographs
  • Kayak and all necessary equipment
  • Life jacket
  • Dry bag
  • Experienced guide
  • Map
    • The tour starts in Guestharbour Verkan, Korpo. Korpo is situated 2 hours drive from Turku and 4 hours drive from Helsinki. Buses travel daily and the bus stop is 500 meter from the starting point.
    • Korpo is an island in the outer archipelago outside of Turku. The tour will take you into the maze of the thousands of islands, but we’ll also get a glimpse of the open Baltic sea.
    • The tour is suitable for anybody with average or good physical condition. 
    Tips:
    • Bring a camera to capture the beautiful views!
    • Pack light – you don’t need to bring much on the tour.
    • Be prepared to get wet! Kayaking can be a wet activity.
    • Have fun! Kayaking is a great way to enjoy the Finnish nature and get some exercise.

     

  • Sunscreen and hat
  • Comfortable clothing and shoes that can get wet
  • Water and snacks
  • The tour price includes all the equipment needed for kayaking. Safety equipment will be provided

Liability

  • Each participant is responsible for themselves and their personal belongings. Korpo Kajakbod is not responsible for participant belongings during the event.
  • By registering for the event, participants also accept the inherent risks associated with exercise, hiking, and activities.
  • Participants are responsible for their own insurance coverage. We recommend that participants obtain insurance suitable for the event.
  • Participants are obligated to follow the instructions provided by the organizer and instructor during the event to ensure safety. In case a participant violates the given instructions, they may be removed from the group for safety reasons and will be liable to compensate for any damages caused.
  • Korpo Kajakbod and the instructors will do their best to minimize all risks to participants. The organizers possess the necessary first-aid and safety skills for the activity.
  • Korpo Kajakbod has liability insurance as an event organizer, which covers damages caused by their own mistakes.

Payment terms

The customer is obliged to familiarize himself with the content and terms of the service offered. If the customer finds unclear information or errors in the information, he / she must report this to Korpo Kajakbod before payment is made. A mutual contractual obligation takes effect when a customer order is placed or the approval of Korpo Kajakbods’ offer. The booking is official and a binding agreement is made when the customer registers for the tour or rental of equipment and Korpo Kajakbod receives payment for the booking.

Cancellation policy

  • more than 14 days before the start of the activity: 100% refund
  • more than 7 days before the start of the activity: 50% refund
  • less than seven days before the start of the activity: no refund

Korpo Kajakbod

Kaapeliniementie 2
21710 Korppoo

https://maps.app.goo.gl/duZ7N9oJfztm8DWZ7

Korpo runt 2 day kayaking tour

2 days
560€/person
Moderate
A two day tour around the beautiful island of Korpo in the Finnish archipelago. Suitable for adventurers with some previous experience.

This two-day tour takes you on an adventure around the beautiful island of Korpo. The tour includes overnight stays in cozy cottages in Rumar Strand and exciting tree tents at Naawa Nature Camp. We meet up on the first evening with a short introduction to the equipment and some safety instructions, followed by dinner at Rumar Strand. The following morning, we start making our way to the northern parts of Korpo. The day trip is about 16 – 20 km, and we stop for lunch about halfway. After a long day of kayaking, we will enjoy a sauna and dinner over the fire at Naawa Nature Camp. The second day we travel back south towards Rumar and stop about halfway for lunch.

An extra night at Rumar Strand can be booked on demand.

  • Food & drinks
  • Kayak with all equipment needed
  • Local, professional guide
  • Two times breakfast
  • Two times lunch
  • Two times dinner
  • Sauna
  • Accommodation in Rumar Strand cottages
  • Accommodation in Tentsiles at Naawa Nature Camp
  • Camping equipment for the Tentsiles
  • The tour starts in Rumar Strand, Korpo.
  • Korpo is situated 2 hours drive from Turku and 4 hours drive from Helsinki. Korpo is an island in the outer archipelago outside of Turku. The tour will take you into the maze of the thousands of islands, but we’ll also get a glimpse of the open Baltic sea.
  • The tour is suitable for anybody with good physical condition. All the food included is plant based and mostly locally produced.
  • In the circumstances where Korpo Kajakbod does not receive enough participants in the guided tour, they have the right not to execute the guided tour by sending 7 days before the start of the activity prior information about this to the customer. In these cases, the customer receives a 100% refund of Korpo Kajakbod’s fees for the guided trip.
  • In the circumstances where the weather is looking too rough (hard rain or wind), Korpo Kajakbod has the right to cancel the tour. In these cases, the customer receives a 100% refund of Korpo Kajakbod’s fees for the guided trip.
  • For the tour it’s good to have proper wind and water resistant clothing, the weather can change quickly in the archipelago. Warm (preferably woolen) underwear for the second night.
  • Personal hygiene products.
  • Bring a hat on sunny days and your own water bottle.
  • The tour price includes all the equipment needed for kayaking. Safety equipment will be provided.
  • more than 14 days before the start of the activity: 100% refund
  • more than 7 days before the start of the activity: 50% refund
  • less than seven days before the start of the activity: no refund

about korpo
Korpo is a central island in the journey out to the Finnish Archipelago. The island is full of beautiful archipelago nature, small winding roads and picturesque old villages. Take your time to fully enjoy and discover the calm paste and wild nature this area has to offer.

The famous Archipelago ring route crosses half of the island, and the location of Naawa Nature Camp is just perfect for an overnight stay, as it is just a few hundred meters away from Galtby harbor.

About the instructors

Sara Söderlund getting ready for a kayak tour in the archipelago

Sara Söderlund

This is Sara, the amazing creator and owner of Korpo Kajakbod and Naawa - Nature Awakening. Sara is an entrepreneur, wilderness guide and passionate about teaching the magical aspects of nature to others. She is a free soul who finds her energy in Nordic nature, surrounded by wild forests, windy seas and snowy mountain tops. She is the one to call for the most unique nature experiences in the area!
Andreas Wiberg on a Kayak

Andreas wiberg

This is Andi, our fantastic guide! Andi is a devoted family man, yoga instructor, paramedic and a wilderness guide. He is passionate about nature and the sea, devotes himself to sharing the love for all living beings and the experience of the magical bliss of nature. You’ll find him in Korpo Kajakbod this summer or why not book a guided tour to spend more time with this magnificent individual?

naawa nature's principles

outdoor life

We inspire you to spend more time outside, involved in joyful and calm activities in Nature.

nature healing

We inspire you to enjoy the calming and healing effects that nature has to offer.

active living

We inspire you to be active outdoors to get boosting and energizing benefits from the fresh air.

positive energy

We inspire you to indulge all the positive energy you get from nature and share this positivity with others!

responsibility

  • We purchase products from reliable partners who respect the responsible values. We prefer local and domestic products.
  • We sort all our waste and offer a trash sorting station for the customers
  • We only serve plant based products at our activities.
  • We use a compost for food waste and have compostable toilets
  • We are self sufficient on electricity from solar panels installed at Naawa Nature Camp
  • We prefer second hand shopping and strive to buy used products when possible
  • We reuse old material as far as possible when building and renovating
  • We use our own compost to fertilize the gardens
  • We are proudly part of the LGBTQ community: We speak gay. 
  • We create an environment where everybody is welcome and have zero tolerance towards any kind of discrimination
  • We let parts of the grassland areas grow tall to create living spaces for the pollinators
  • We install bird houses at Naawa Nature Camp
  • In the near future, we want to organize more events on the subject of sustainable development
  • Be a strong influence on sustainability and ecological living
  • We want to enter a program for climate compensation to make sure we create zero negative impact on the climate
  • We are certified with Biosphere Sustainable tourism certificate
  • We are a proud support company of the association Keep the Archipelago tidy 
  • At Korpo Kajakboden we donate a small sum for every kayak and SUP-board rented as well as a small percentage of the guided tours to the John Nurminen Foundation
  • The owner is a certified Biosphere ambassador
  • We are proudly part of the LGBTQ community: We speak gay
  • Naawa is awarded with the Sustainable Travel Finland label. The label is awarded by Visit Finland for companies that have undergone the whole program and fulfilled the criteria about sustainable and responsible tourism.
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