Tour to Sammallahdenmäki
Experience the mysterious UNESCO World Heritage Site!
A guided tour to Sammallahdenmäki on Thursday August 11, 2022 at 2 pm. The tour includes a bus transportation from the city centre and a guided bilingual (Finnish/English) one hour walking tour in Sammallahdenmäki. Departure at 2 pm from Rauma bus station charter bay (Tallikedonkatu 13). Return to the city centre at 4:15 pm at the latest.
Sammallahdenmäki was chosen for the UNESCO World Heritage list as the first archaeological site in Finland. The guide leads the group along a path to this burial site remaining from the Bronze Age. The area covering almost a kilometre contains 36 burial cairns of different shapes and sizes, the most famous of them being Kirkonlaattia, the Church Floor, and the long cairn of Huilu. Stories and tales brighten up the tour. Sammallahdenmäki is located in the middle of beautiful Finnish forest.