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Perfect day trip

If you are interested in history, lighthouses and beautiful landscapes, this place is absolutely... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2018
At the lighthouse on a semi-stormy day

We were lucky to reach the destination in mid-October, because the rocky island does not let people... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2017
Kimito, Finland
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Rosalantie 1, Rosala 25950, Finland
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Reviewed January 29, 2018

If you are interested in history, lighthouses and beautiful landscapes, this place is absolutely worth visiting. There are incredible views, especially if you'll climb all the stairs up in the tower of the lighthouse. And it is quite hot up there... Even though the place...More

Thank xx-Outi-xx
Reviewed December 12, 2017

We were lucky to reach the destination in mid-October, because the rocky island does not let people in on stormy days. Choose a day to visit during off-season, book your transportation from Wilson Charter, and get the entire island for your own group!

Thank 07design
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Fascinating history - both from the construction phase, the life on the very small island and the heroic and successful defence when Russian forces tried to capture it during the second world war. Highly recommended.

Thank Boharald
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

I was visiting this lighthouse with my family last month. One of the most relaxing trips I've done, since it's in the middle of the ocean, and it gets so dark and quiet in the evening. I'd for sure suggest staying over night, rather than...More

Thank JuliaR4812
Reviewed August 17, 2017

After a half-hour boat ride, you arrive to a tiny island with the lighthouse on it. (Not for those suffering from a boat trip at sea !!!) You can climb 255 steps and see the view from above. (Not as hard as it sounds). On...More

Thank Shaykun
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

This islet was very beautiful place to visit! Also the lighthouse was impressive. It is an interesting part of finnish history.

Thank AleksiHL
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

curious place to learn the history of Finland had a nice day with our family . you have to go by boat it is possible to go on some organized trip there in Kasnas or Rosala. Have a nice story and between their walls can...More

Thank Alvaro A
Reviewed July 9, 2016

Wow! Did my first trip to Bengtskär lighthouse and it was awesome! The vessel ride takes only an hour and half and during that time you can enjoy the beautiful sea scenes. My trip started from Hanko with Marine Lines vessel and the ticket include...More

Thank niinan2
Reviewed September 5, 2015

After a boattrip either from city of Hanko or from Kasnäs harbor in southwestern archipelago it is magic to see the lighthouse. Its tower rices up 52 meters above sea level anď it is worth every single of more than 200 steps when climbing up...More

Thank PenttiOlavi
Reviewed July 5, 2015

Bengtskär Lighthouse is an interesting place to visit and see. The stories told by the guides were interesting and gave better understanding of the life in the lighthouse. Interesting drawings and writings on the rocks. Even if the weather during the boat trip was not...More

Thank riikkak800
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