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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...more
Linnankatu 40 | 20100 Turku, Turku 20100, Finland
+358 2 5153300
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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Expectations were high when we booked; an iconic steamer trip, a dinner cruise and a stopover on a tiny rock, too. Right, so the steamer is truly genuine, and very nicely decorated in a true maritime style. You take off with more or less no...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 48stefana
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Beautifully renovated 80 year old steam boat Ukko-Pekka . We took the Dinner Cruse to a little island Loistokari . There was live music on the boat . Drinks and snack . The stuff was happy and friendly . We had a sunny warm day...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank anne_wallin
Reviewed August 14, 2017

I was travelling with my 4 children, ages 2, 5, 8, 10. The 2 years old still reminds the sound of the steam pipe and she keeps telling that "we were in a steam boat!". The cruise was very nice: enough space in the ship,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Marianne K
Reviewed July 29, 2017

we booked a return trip to Naantali in June. We were very lucky as the weather was beautiful that day, so we sat on the top deck. Fabulous views of this part of Finland and a really relaxing way to get to Naantali. The boat...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank gresleysgirl
Karioskari K, Omistaja at S/S Ukkopekka, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed July 10, 2017

Ukko-Pekka is an old steam boat that sails between Turku and Naantali. One way trip takes two hours time. During sailing it is possible to enjoy of a lunch buffe that consists mainly of varieties of fish food. Our group of six people enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Anssi P
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Despite the weather being cold, light rain, windy, and foggy we had a GREAT time on this dinner cruise. All the staff was pleasant and helpful especially when they realized we couldn't speak or understand a word of Finnish. Our server walked us through the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Karioskari K, Omistaja at S/S Ukkopekka, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2017

Thank you very much for your feedback! Welcome again aboard steamship s/s Ukkopekka :-)

Reviewed November 13, 2016

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...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Cheekychinchilla
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...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank EvelynErika
Karioskari K, Omistaja at S/S Ukkopekka, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2016

Thank you for your feedback! Best regards crew of s/s Ukkopekka

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...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Ainom
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...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank maritaFinland
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