Savonlinna Opera Festival programme 2.-31.7.2021
TAKE A STOP OVER OPERA TOUR FROM HELSINKI
Opera and nature moments in Savonlinna, in unique Saimaa Lakeland area 2.-31.7.2021
Savonlinna is situated in the middle of the Lakeland area, only 50 minutes flight from Helsinki. The transportation from airport to city takes only 15 minutes. The city itself is built on several islands.
For four summer weeks, Olavinlinna castle (built in 1475) hosts the Savonlinna Opera Festival, the most famous international cultural event in Finland.
You will enjoy one opera performance in the evening in the castle. During the day time you will visit the Olavinlinna castle and have guided tour. You will also have a scenic cruise in a beautiful lake by old nostalgic white-hulled ship. If you are lucky you can even see a Saimaa ringed seal, in Finnish” norppa”, during the cruise.
Accommodation 2 NIGHTS at the center hotel.
750€ /person in double room
950€ /person in single room
THE PRICE INCLUDES:
- flights Helsinki-Savonlinna-Helsinki,
- transfers from and to Savonlinna airport,
- two night accommodation with breakfast,
- opera ticket,
- entrance and guided tour in Olavinlinna castle,
- cruise in Lake Saimaa.