It is possible to get to see the castle, its halls, rooms and towers on a public guided tour throughout the year. The tour takes approximately an hour.
In summer, from June the 1st till September 30th, there are public guided tours in English and Finnish every hour. In addition, in July public guided tours in Finnish start on the hour and every half hour.
From June the 24th till August the 31st there are also guided tours in Russian on mondays, fridays, saturday and sundays at 12 pm, 2 pm and 3 pm.
In Swedish there are guided tours from July 1st until August 14th every Monday, Thursday and Saturday at 12 pm.
In winter there are mainly public guided tours in Finnish and they start on the hour. Guided tous in English available in Oct 2017. Tours in other languages should be booked beforehand from the office at Olavinlinna Castle. Guided tours are also available outside the opening hours on agreement.
Please note that if you wish to have an own guide you need to book it a week prior to your visit. The charge for the own guide is 70 € (incl. 24 % vat) per guide. There are also different kind of thematic tours available, for example Murky Tour of the Castle, Opera Backstage Tours etc.
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