Overview and our mission



Turku Navigation association aims to

  1. enhance good seamanship,

  2. give education in navigation practice and the rules of the sea and

  3. to take good care of the pure and fragile nature of the Finnish archipelago.



Turku Navigation Association was founded for all those people who want to enjoy sea and the archipelagos nature.

Turku Navigation Association has over 1500 sailing and motor boating members. To apply for membership, one must have passed at least the examination of archipelago navigation.


Association's archipelago bases

The Association has two island harbours for their members: Heisala Island and Östra Långgrundet. Both harbours facilitate piers, buoys and of course: Finnish sauna.
Electricity is not available. Instead marvellous views to the archipelago.