St.Olav Waterway pilgrims are welcome to sail from Turku to Parainen. The day starts with ceremonies at the Church (Turun Tuomiokirkko) at 10AM. Afterwards we will walk to the boat and embark on a journey to Parainen. Depending on the wind the trip will take anywhere between 3-6 hours- We will serve coffee and sandwiches onboard.
Storbåt Tacksamheten is a replica of the working boats of the island region in the 19th century. The boat has been built using traditional methods and materials. All trips are planned with safety and environment in mind. The boat was first launched in the spring of 2017.