Welcome to the Baltic Sea

Experience magnificent harbour festivals, step into the maritime history at the maritime museums

Baltic Sail invite to visit colourful maritime festivals in the harbours and to discover cultural and maritime treasures at the maritime museums. Baltic Sail combine efforts not only to bring maritime traditions and the cultural maritime heritage to citizens and tourists but also to promote the Baltic as a first class sailing resort. The festival programmes offer maritime flair and a large variety of actions; seamen's craftsmanship and sail trips on board of lovely restored traditional ships and exhibitions looking back to the cultural and maritime history of the city and region. Sailors and visitors from all over the world are warmly welcomed to enjoy the fascinating atmosphere of the seaside locations, impressive coast - lines, beautiful beaches, imposing brick churches and historical buildings in the centre of the cities.

Nordic Coastal Culture Festivals in Ebeltoft, Karlskrona and Oslo will highlight European Maritime traditions. The Haikutter Festival Nysted with a regatta to Rostock is a race for this special typ of old-timers. Everybody can sail on the participating ships.