Boat trip from Kotka to Karhusaari

The only way to reach Karhusaari is by the boat, therefore your trip to Karhusaari starts from Sapokka Marina where you will be boarding one of the boats that will take you to the island.

The one way boat trip takes about 15 to 40 minutes depending the boat.

  • Guest groups of 5 to 10 people, you will be boarding m/s Sami
  • Guest groups of 10 to 50 people, you will be boarding m/s Vikla 
  • Single guests will be boarding speedboat m/s Anni

Sapokka Marina has plenty of free parking available to leave your car there if needed.

Our Restaurant Wanha Fiskari is also located in Sapokka.

Kotka Maretarium is the only aquarium with Finnish fish is also located in Sapokka together with Café Kristiina 

Close by is also Sapokka Water Garden that has received more accolades than any other park in Finland: it has been awarded the Best National Stone Structure (1996), the Environmental Structure of the Year (1994) and the Best Outdoor Lighting Structure (1993). Sapokka Water Garden has been designed by Heikki Laaksonen, Head Gardener of Kotka,