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.
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.
All the visitors are heartily welcome!
Meeting point: Valamo Monastery reception (gift shop), Valamontie 42, 79850 Uusi-Valamo
Meeting time: Please be at the meeting point 10 min before starting time of the tour
Duration: 1 hour Departures: upon request for min. 10 pax
Price: 10€/adult and 5€/child (4 - 12 years)
Minimum of 10 adults paying a full price
- guided tour at the Monastery
Information, sales and booking
Tel +358 400 678 669