Still chance to get to the Sea Fortress of Svartholma!

Still chance to get to the Sea Fortress of Svartholma!

The Sea Fortress of Svartholma, situated at the opening of the Bay of Loviisa, is the perfect destination for a leisure trip for the whole family. The guided tours and the exhibition of the island are available from Saturday and Sunday from August 15th to August 30th.

Guided tours are arranged Sat-sun at 2 p.m. in Finnish and 4 p.m. in Swedish, in English upon request during the aforementioned tours. Price 6 €/adult, 3 €/child (7-12 years).

The exhibition of Svartholma “The Island of Soldiers, Prisoners and Visitors” presents the exciting history of the fortress island.  At the end of the summer, August 15th–30th, the the exhibition is open on Saturdays and Sundays 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free entrance.

The water bus between Laivasilta and Svartholma operates on Saturdays and Sundays from August 22nd–30th. During that period of time, the route is operated by the packet yacht Österstjenan. Departure from Laivasilta at 11 a.m. and departure from Svartholma at 2 p.m. Price 15 €/adult, 7,50 €/child (4-12 years).

It is also possible to travel to Svartholma Fortress Island aboard the packet yacht Österstjenan other times. Advance booking is needed for the cruises aboard the sailing ship.

Svartholma also offers a summer restaurant for the whole family and free berths for visitors arriving by their own boat.  

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