Tour at Valamo Monastery, Heinävesi
Valamo Monastery is a welcoming working monastery and an active centre of the Orthodox religious way of life and culture in Finland.
Located in the beautiful surroundings of Heinävesi, the monastery welcomes visitors throughout the year. The peaceful atmosphere of the monastery and close proximity to nature offer the hurried people in the busy world of today a rare opportunity to relax − far from the bustle and noise of everyday life.
All the visitors are heartily welcome!
During the tour, you can see both churches of the area and hear about the history of the monasteries past up to the present day with the help of a local guide.
Daily on request all year round
Please note, starting time might be subject to change, we will confirm the time to you by e-mail
Adults: 10€ per person
Children (4 - 12 years): 5€ per person
Minimum of 10 persons paying a full price
Valamo Monastery reception (gift shop), Valamontie 42, Uusi-Valamo
Please be at the meeting point 10 minutes before the start