Activities for all friends of nature

Nature and Me

Green welfare at Rakinkotka! Rakinkotka is a nature-lovers paradise island in the eastern Gulf of Finland. It offers an idyllic
built in the style of old-time island village milieu good framework and services to memorable encounters and trips.

The island's nature is diverse and beautiful. Rakinkotka is located 14 kilometers from the center of Hamina. We organize safe transport with different sizes of ships. The island can be found with cozy accommodation for 60 persons.

Rakinkotka offers excellent conditions for relaxation and a slowdown in the nature and the sea. The island is easy to find things about yourself that are hardly noticeable in everyday life in the middle of all the hustle and bustle. We offer guidance, background information and exercises to find yourself more energy - natural form.
The slowdown also requires access to yourself. Therefore, the program is built given wide and unhurried.

Example program, which can be edited as needed:
1 day:

  • Meeting at Vimpasaari and boat trip to Rakinkotka island (10-30 minutes).
  • Introductions necessary for lunch and we will enjoy delicious fish soup and country bread at lean-to shelter.
  • Rehersal with yours senses (2 - 3 h)

Goal: Calm, settle down in the nature, learning. At first a story and guidance. Nature as the ”headcoach" Rehersal: Use your senses: Everyone takes one`s own place in the island, walking 5 – 15 minutes, calm down for 90 minutes. Concentrate on one sense at a time: smell: sea, water, forest, hearing: sea, birds, wind, taste: leaf of birch, seawater, grass, touch: wind, warmity, cold, reed, eyesight: open sea, lichen. Calm down; just be: do nothing, let the things and ideas come, let you find something new in yourself! Share your experiences

  • coffee / tea and sweet pastry.
  • Relax in traditional Seaside sauna or joint get-togethers with debate and community singing
  • dinner and get-together time in Salmon cabin, Kaivohuone or campfire area.

Initial goats for a meal or a delicious tomato-basil soup, trumpet chanterelle soup, alder smoked or grilled fish, meat alternative for allergy sufferers, honey roasted root vegetables, salad, side dishes, local bread. Dessert e.g pancakes with jam, coffee and tea avec.

Price: Ask for an offer

Duration: 1-2 days

For extra Payment: beverages, Rock smoke sauna, fishing trips, accommodation and breakfast, gifts from Vimpa shop.

Far from ordinary

Come and visit us on Vimpa Island, we are happy to offer you a multitude of activities and experiences on the beautiful mainland and the archipelago of southeast Finland, active in every season of the year! Business or pleasure!


Vimpa Eco Energy

Rakinkotka the island is self-sufficient in energy production. The island is a new hypridivoimalaitos that we need to produce energy from the sun and wind.


Contact us now

Vimpa Islands
Vimparaitti 29, 49400 HAMINA

Pertti Illi
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+358 400 555 475
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Virpi Illi
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+358 44 0806 566