Guided tours in Olavinlinna Castle

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.

In Swedish there are guided tours from July 1st until August 14th every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 12 pm.

In winter there are mainly public guided tours in Finnish and they start on the hour. 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 75 € (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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Mon-Sun 10-16

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Mon-Sun 11-18

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Mon-Sun 11-18

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Mon-Fri 10-16, Sat, Sun 11-16
Free WiFi