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Savonlinna Destination Guide

Delve into Savonlinna in Finland!

Savonlinna in the region of Province of Eastern Finland with it's 27,353 residents is a place located in Finland - some 177 mi (or 284 km) North-East of Helsinki, the country's capital.

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Local time in Savonlinna is now 01:54 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Helsinki" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Leningrad, Veliky Novgorod, Tartu, Viuhonmaki, Varparanta or Helsinki. While being here, you might want to check out Tolvanniemi, Savonlinna, Saaminki, Rinkila, Pihlajaniemi and Haapalahti as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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East of Finland: Savonlinna Kuopio etc...

02:49 min ( August 31, 2011 by europevideoprod)
Views: 641 - Rating: 5/5

Europe Video Productions: East of Finland tourism video: Savonlinna, Kuopio, etc: Finnish Lakeland with thousands of lakes - lake region - järvi-Suomi - Olavinlinna

Savonlinna (Finnland) 20 7 2012

07:17 min ( July 31, 2012 by Remo Puls)
Views: 68 - Rating: 0/5

Die Stadt Savonlinna wurde 1639 unter dem Schutz der Burg Olavinlinna gegründet. Diese Burg wurde 1475 an der damals umstrittenen Grenze zwischen Schweden und Russland erbaut


Savonlinna Olavinlinna

02:08 min ( January 05, 2012 by Alex Ber)
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The 21-st of July 2012 Finland Savonl...

08:24 min ( July 26, 2012 by Anatoly Nagirnyak)
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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Savonlinna during the next days.

04
Jul
2019

SEVILLAN PARTURI, ENSI-ILTA / PREMIERE

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05
Jul
2019

RIGOLETTO, ENSI-ILTA / PREMIERE

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Jul
2019

RIGOLETTO

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2019

RIGOLETTO

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2019

ROSVOT, ENSI-ILTA / PREMIERE

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Jul
2019

RIGOLETTO

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Jul
2019

JUHLAKONSERTTI

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Jul
2019

RIGOLETTO

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Jul
2019

RYÖSTÖ SERALJISTA, ENSI-ILTA / PREMIERE

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2019

LEPAKKO, ENSI-ILTA / PREMIERE

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Interesting facts about this location

Savonlinna Cathedral

Savonlinna Cathedral is located in Savonlinna, Finland. It was built between 1874 and 1878 and designed by architect Axel Hampus Dahlström in the Gothic Revival style. It has room for 1000 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.87, 28.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Southern Savonia, Cathedrals in Finland, Gothic Revival architecture in Finland, Savonlinna, Visitor attractions in Southern Savonia

Olavinlinna

Olavinlinna (Swedish: Olofsborg; literally St. Olaf's Castle, see Olaf II of Norway) is a 15th century three-tower castle located in Savonlinna, Finland. It is the northernmost medieval stone fortress still standing. The castle is built on an island in the Kyrönsalmi strait that connects the lakes Haukivesi and Pihlajavesi.

More reading: Olavinlinna homepage
Located at 61.87, 28.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Southern Savonia, Castles in Finland, Forts in Sweden, History museums in Finland, Museums in Southern Savonia, Religious museums in Finland, Savonlinna

Savonlinna Opera Festival

Savonlinna Opera Festival is held annually in the city of Savonlinna in Finland. The Festival takes place at the medieval Olavinlinna (St. Olaf's Castle), built in 1475. The castle is located amid spectacular lake scenery.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.87, 28.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1912 establishments in Finland, Music festivals in Finland, Opera festivals, Recurring events established in 1912, Savonlinna, Visitor attractions in Southern Savonia

Pihlajavesi (Saimaa)

Pihlajavesi is a lake in Finland. The area of the lake is 712.59 km² making it the sixth largest lake in the country. Pihlajavesi is the second-largest basin in the complex Saimaa lake system. Pihlajavesi lacks large open lake areas but has more islands than any other lake in Finland.

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Located at 61.87, 28.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Lakes of Finland, Saimaa

Sääminginsalo

Sääminginsalo has been said to be the largest true island of Finland . If it is considered as an island, it is the third largest island in a lake in the world. This inland island is located in Southern Savonia region, Eastern Finland and is surrounded by the lake Greater Saimaa, and an artificial canal, Raikuun kanava, that was built in 1750s. The most famous sight on Sääminginsalo is the Kerimäki Church, the largest wooden church in the world.

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Located at 61.87, 28.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Finland, Lake islands of Europe