Welcome to summer trip to Svartholma Sea Fortress!

Welcome to summer trip to Svartholma Sea Fortress!

The summer at Svartholma Sea Fortress is starting!

Svartholma Sea Fortress at the entrance to the Bay of Loviisa is a popular excursion destination for the whole family. Starting from midsummer you will get to the guided tours, exhibition of Svartholma and to the renewed restaurant.

Svartholma services 2018

The timetable for the waterbus to Svartholma 2018:
Laivasilta - Svartholm – Laivasilta
The scheduled boat traffic operates
from 22 June to 12 August Tuesday through Sunday
from 18 August to 2 September Saturday through Sunday
Departure from Laivasilta:
10.10 a.m., 11.30 a.m., 12.50 p.m., 2.10 p.m., 3.30 p.m., 4.50 p.m.
Departure from Svartholma Sea Fortress
10.50 a.m., 12.10 p.m., 1.30 p.m., 2.50 p.m., 4.10 p.m., 5.30 p.m.
Price (return ticket): 18 €/adult, 9 €/child.

Because of the limited space onboard we recommend buying your tickets in advance from the online shop:
visitsvartholm.fi or by phone +358 600 390 111.
The only way to secure your seat onboard is to buy your ticket in advance.

Duration approx. 30 min one way. The boat takes max. 30 passangers.

Operator Suomen Saaristokuljetus Oy
tel. +358 600 390 111
(Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)


Bistro Svartholm
At the new summer restaurant you will get salty and sweet. The terrace of the restaurant is located next tot the sea. Please make group bookings beforehand, thank you!
Opening times:
from 22 June to 12 August
Tuesday through Saturday at 11 a.m.– 9 p.m.
on Sundays 11a.m. – 6p.m.
from 18 August to 2 September
on Saturdays at 11a.m.– 9 p.m
on Sundays at 11 a.m. – 6 p.m
puh. 020 787 9754

Guided tours
Guided tours are organised at Svartholma island. The tours give you insight into the history of the fortress.
Guided tours: 6 €/adult, 3 €/child (age 7–12) in cash
22 June–12 August 2018, Wednesday through Sunday at 1.30 p.m. in Finnish, at 3 p.m. in Swedish.
In English upon request during aforementioned tours. Further guided tours available on request.

For group tours and guides
Loviisa Tours provides group tour programmes and guides in Loviisa and Svartholma.
Loviisa Tours - Porvoo Tours Oy
tel. +358 (0)19 574 2200

Exhibition of Svartholma
The exhibition "Island of Soldiers, Prisoners and Visitors" presents the exciting history of the fortress island of Svartholma. The exhibition shows how the fortress was constructed and gives visitors look at life in the island under Swedish and Russian rule. Free entrance.
Opening hours 22 June–12 August 2018 Wednesday through Sunday at 11 a.m.-5.30 p.m.

Visitors’ Berth Svartholma (60°22.8’N / 26°18.1’E)
About 70 berths for guest boats, free berths, toilets, waste points, children's playground, nature path, sightseeing, barbeque areas and firewood.

Welcome to spend exciting summer day to Svartholma!

For more information on services at Svartholma please contact:
Loviisa Tourist Office
Mariankatu 12 A, Fi-07900 Loviisa
tel. +358 (0)40 555 3387

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