Viikinsaari Island is a verdant summer haven that is great for the whole family, located only 20 minutes away from Tampere city centre. Viikinsaari is an island of various opportunities, where you are free to enjoy the great local restaurant services, dance, explore nature, swim, take a sauna, see a show at the local summer theater or have a picnic outdoors. There are a number of various events taking place in Viikinsaari during the summer, while the island also offers you other enjoyable moments on weekdays, weekends and during holidays.

BOAT TO VIIKINSAARI ISLAND, departure from Laukontori harbour, Tampere

Timetable for 30.5.–13.8.2017.

Tuesday–Saturday 10.00 – 21.30

Sunday 10.00 – 18.30

Plus Mondays (3.-24.7.) 10.00 – 18.30

*Changes in timetables are possible.

Departures from Laukontori harbour to Viikinsaari island always on even hours. Departures from Viikinsaari island to Laukontori harbour always half past.

Boat tickets can be bought online or from the ticket kiosk located in Laukontori.

Online price / kiosk price

Adult 12 € / 13 €

Pensioner/student 10 € / 11 €

Child (3–12 yrs) 7 € / 8 €

Family of 2 adults and 2 children (3–12 yrs) 30 € / 31 €

All prices are for round-trip.


Opening hours for Restaurant Viikinsaari

Restaurant is open according to boat timetables. Restaurant will open 30 minutes after the first boat of the day has arrived in Viikinsaari. Restaurant will close 10 minutes before the last boat leaves from the island.

*Changes are possible.


Sauna in Viikinsaari:

Sauna is open for public on Tuesdays 14:00–18:00.

Ticket for sauna: Adult 4 €, child (3-12 yrs) free of charge in the company of an adult.

Other times sauna is open for groups with reservation made in advance.

Services in Viikinsaari