to the Finnish Lake District "Summer Opening in Savonlinna"
eight. - 12.6.2019
We invite travelers to discover the unique Finnish Lake District by visiting its capital, Savonlinna, located on the islands of the Saimaa lake system. The outskirts of the city of Savonlinna are a favorite summer destination for the Finns, but the historically tourist Savonlinna was first discovered by wealthy Russian travelers in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Due to the high popularity among Russian, German and Swedish aristocratic families of summer holidays on the waters, 100 years ago the number of tourists in Savonlinna for the first time exceeded the number of the local population.
For a long time, the pearl of Saimaa, the city of Savonlinna, remained a resting place for only the elite, members of the aristocratic families of the Russian and Austro-Hungarian Empires, as well as the Kingdom of Sweden, later wealthy Finnish families.
Now you have the opportunity to enjoy the unique beauties of the Lake District and get acquainted with the unique history of Savonlinna and the Olavinlinna fortress, for the possession of which kings and emperors fought for many centuries.
C 8 to 12 June - excursions every day (Festival "Summer Opening in Savonlinna", exhibition retro cars, excursion around Savonlinna, visit to the fortress Olavinlinna and a medieval-style spa center).
Well and of course accompaniment of a Russian-speaking guide! All this is for the guests of the city!
Hurry up to book Summer package of accommodation in hotels of the city 5 days / 4 nights + transfer Vainikkala-Savonlinna-Vainikkala + active program from 117 € per person per day. More prices ...
For a surcharge, you can order:
• Train tickets from 43 € one way
• Individual transfer to the hotel (400 € / car / one way)
• Lunches at restaurants in Savonlinna (13 € / person / day)
• Dinners at the hotel for groups of 20 people - 25 € / person / day
Sat 8.6.2019 ...... Arrival in Finland (Vainikkala station), meeting with the guide.
Transfer to the hotel.
Afternoon program in g. Savonlinna: Summer opening in Savonlinna. The central street of the city becomes pedestrianized. The main event is a retro rally of 250 cars. After the rally cars will be displayed to the public. Evening programs in restaurants and cafes. Opening of summer cruises on the island. Saima.
Sun 9.6.2019 ...... Visit to the medieval fortress Olavinlinna and the local history museum.
Acquaintance with the Olavinlinna fortress built in 1475, excursion in Russian. Influence The Kingdom of Sweden and the Russian Empire on the centuries-old history of the fortress. A. Suvorov in the reconstruction of the fortress.
Fri 10.6.2019 ... Daytime bus excursion to the authentic SPA complex Järvisudan
Guests in this place have been received since the 17th century; the buildings of those times. The modern hotel spa complex perfectly fits into the unique nature of the Finnish the edges.
Tue 11.6.2019 ...... Free day, shopping
Fishing with an experienced professional guide on the Saimaa * - duration 4 hours
Morning transfer will take you To place of fishing. Accompanied by an experienced guide, equipped with equipment, group will go by boat across the lake expanses of Saimaa. V depending on your desire and seasonality, an experienced guide will offer you: trolling, spinning, jig, fly fishing. Guaranteed catch salmon, pike or pike perch!
Wed 12.6.2019 ..... Transfer by train "Lev Tolstoy" / "Allegro" (Vainikkala station)
Late check out - shopping in Lappeenranta (groceries)
* For an additional fee and Ticket price for the Lev Tolstoy / Allegro train the offer does not include
** The organizers reserve the right to change the schedule
Круизы по Сайме
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