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Address: Linnankatu 38 | 20100 Turku, Turku 20100, Finland
Phone Number: +358 2 5153300
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Family-owned Steamship company s/s Ukkopekka is based in Turku, Finland. We...

Family-owned Steamship company s/s Ukkopekka is based in Turku, Finland. We operate on the sea area of Turku archipelago. Our flagship is an old steamer, s/s Ukkopekka, which takes passengers during the summer season from Turku to Naantali (day cruises) and to island of Loistokari (evening cruises).In addition to daily cruises we also have three charter vessels for your privat use. Wishing to hire our charter vessels you choose the menu, the destination and the schedule.

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Boat to Moomin World

When I found out I could get an old steamboat to Moomin World there was no other option for me. I booked my place via email after some excellent customer service and advice from... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I found out I could get an old steamboat to Moomin World there was no other option for me. I booked my place via email after some excellent customer service and advice from the staff. I was travelling from Helsinki by train that morning and was unsure of walking distance and the likes - get a taxi ;) The... More 

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Borgå
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

I strongly recommend you to take an evening cruise with the steam boat S/S Ukkopekka (named after my grandmother's grandfather ;-) ) to the Loistokari island where you are served seafood and entertained by traditional Finnish music and pier dance. The cruise takes about 40 minutes on way and especially during summer high season advance booking is recommended. the total... More 

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Vaasa, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

This is a very fun day trip to Naantali from Turku. The boat is charming and the personnell are very happy and willing to help. However, the route is going besides the big oil harbours and not the beautiful archipelago so much as I had expected.

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Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Went on a cruise from Turku to Naantali and it was amazing. Believe them when they warn the whisle is loud, keep for your ears ;) Boat not nice for those with reduced mobility, but staff is kind and helpful. Did combine it with the guided tour to Kultaranta (the president's summerpalace). Highly recommend. Time in Naantali well enough to... More 

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Turku, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016

The interior is pretty and romantic. It's cold out on the deck, even on a relatively warm July day, and because of the strong wind it was difficult to hear the audio tour-type presentation coming from the speakers. Otherwise we (me and 2 French friends) enjoyed the ride. The lunch did not look particularly tasty though, but the personnel was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

We had such a lovely evening trip to Loistokari with S/S Ukkopekka steamship in August 2015. We chose the Loistokari evening cruise that takes about 4 hours (19-23). First there is a boat trip to Loistokari island where you have time to taste some appetizers and enjoy the beautiful Finnish archipelago. When we got to the Loistokari there was amazing... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

When we read the write-up about the trip, neither of us realised that dinner would be on the island of Luostokari! We stopped there after an hour of sailing (Finnish tapas and drinks served on board) and were told about the barbeque buffet. We chose seats at long wooden trestle tables, and went to collect our food, which consisted of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

For the fish lovers - must taste. The rest of dishes - acceptable. Definitely I recommend to visit while you are in Turku. Enjoy.

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Turku, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2015

I've lived in Turku for 20 years with my Turku born husband but have never managed to take a s/s Ukko-Pekka cruise before. Well, it was about time to do so! We had a large party of 50 people traveling together on the upper deck which presents excellent views through the windows. My only regret was that I did not... More 

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Sammamish, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2015

The food on this cruise was stellar - actually served picnic-style on a small island about an hour away from Turku, with appetizers served on board heading out and dessert served on the return trip. On the island, there were at least eight varieties of smoked fish and salmon with different dressings (the bleu cheese stuffing was awesome!). Plenty of... More 

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