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 Haapasaari lat 60 17,3 N, long 27 11,9 E

 
 


Service port, depth 1,5 - 1,7 m.

Haapasaari was until 1973 Finland's smallest
independent municipality.

In that year, Haapasaari attached to Kotka. The island
has still an old muncipal hall, it´s now a private home.

Guest Boat Quay is located in the shore of the church,
at Kylänlahti. The island has a fuel distribution point,
store and post office. 

 

At school building is in the summer art camps and exhibitions, at the building next to school is the island's history
museum. The school is near the year 1858 built church. Church is now part of the Kotka church, in the summer the
church is a popular baptism and wedding church.

Haapasaari co-operative shop is it´s own attraction, vibrant... and Finlands smallest. The island has Pro Patria
monument, which is erected to a memory of mine-clearance personnel.
At Haapasaari operates the coast guard
station, where travelers can do the passport and Customs inspection. One attraction is Puikkarikuuri, where is festival
called "Puikkaripäivät" each July, the third weekend. 











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