The Island of Parainen
situated in the town of Parainen - Pargas 1*). Limestone has been mined here continuously since the 1300's. Get acquainted with the district museum, the industrial museum, or the narrow alleways in Gamla Malmen (the old city).
Spend a quiet moment in the sturdy grey stone church. There are round the year services for meetings and holidays. Coffee shops with an atmosphere, and restaurants guarantee a taste experience.
One guest boat harbour is situated right in the middle of the City. Make a test of Genuine Island Ginger Biscuits. The "Rowlit” music festival and the Pargas-Parainen organ days present international performers.
Archipelago Harvest Festival.
| Restaurant days, Fri-Sun 13.-22.9
| Harvest festival market, Nagu square, Sat 14.9
| FM competition in fish smoking Nagu square, Sat 14.9
| Open farms, Sunday 15.9.
Registration link (Anmälan) at www.skordefest.fi
Visit the Festival: > PARAINEN > NAUVO > KORPPOO > HOUTSKARI > INIÖ
1*) Parainen island in the town of Parainen - Pargas. Parainen is the “largest” archipelago town in the world , when five municipalities (Parainen, Nauvo, Korppoo, Houtskari and Iniö) in Finland became one in 1.1.2009. With more than 10 000 islands and islets
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