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Private Day Trip by Helicopter to Valaam Monastery from St Petersburg
"Visit Valaam Monastery the most important religious site in Russia. 9:30am: - Pickup from your hotel and transport to the airport with a professional driver 10am: - Set off from Pulkovo airport for the 1-hour flight by helicopter to Valaam. You’ll pass"""Experience the amazing Valaam Archipelago beauty on this day trip by helicopter from St Petersburg. There is no faster way to get Valaam Island than by helicopter! You'll fly over one of the most beautiful cities in the world - St Petersburg also known a Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral Nikolsky skit founded in the XIX century and enjoy a lunch in a local dining room at the Valaam Monastery. This Monastery has been granted many rights and privileges by various emperors and priests and was once the center of power in the region solidifying its place in history."
From $1,299.00
 
Private 3-Hour Helsinki Walking Tour
"Meet your professional tour guide in your hotel lobby and start a walking city tour with a knowledgeable local. Enjoy this private comprehensive walking tour that covers the must-see sights as well as most important and interesting parts of Helsinki the Presidential Palace City Hall the Uspenski Cathedral the colourful Market Square the Parliament buildings Finlandia Hall
From $44.00
 
Private Shore Excursion: Helsinki Walking Tour
"Meet your professional tour guide outside the main port gate and take a tram to the city center (at own expense). Enjoy this private comprehensive walking tour that covers the must-see sights as well as most important and interesting parts of Helsinki su the Presidential Palace City Hall the Uspenski Cathedral the colorful Market Square the Parliament buildings Finlandia Hall
From $413.00

More Things to Do in Varkaus

Rent a summer cottage from Heinävesi area (2) !

As a continuation to my previous Heinävesi cottage tip I just wanted to continue, that there are so many things people can do. Many people might have the feeling that they don't want to come to the...
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WanderingFinn
Apr 04, 2011

Rent a summer cottage from Heinävesi area (1) !

The log house living is something, which will remain in your fondest memories forever. It is such a special and different feeling for especially those coming far away and not familiar to the culture....
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WanderingFinn
Mar 17, 2007

Heinävesi 2 - a manysided summer town!

The centre of Heinävesi hosts a summer outside market place with open air coffeehouse. In summer there is also a beer festival. One of the small villages of Heinävesi hosts every year a local...
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WanderingFinn
Mar 13, 2007

Heinävesi 1 - a manysided summer town!

Heinävesi is one of my favorite towns in summer; it might even be number one. It has a numerous amount of summer cottages/log houses to rent, yet you can't see your neighbours and have your own peace....
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WanderingFinn
Mar 13, 2007

The famous channels and floodgates of Heinävesi

If you want to see something unique, go to Heinävesi (equally far from Varkaus and Kuopio, the bigger cities). The several channes, canals, with the old-fashioned "floodgates" are a sight. This place...
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WanderingFinn
Mar 13, 2007

The Lintula Convent for Nunns in Heinävesi town

In addition the Old Valamo Monastery for Monks, there is another similar place; but for orthodox women: the Lintula Convent. It is also located in the Heinävesi area (but separate from the Monastery)....
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WanderingFinn
Mar 13, 2007
 
 
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The Valamo Monk Monastery in Heinävesi town

I had to put this tip either under the city of Varkaus (which I did) or Kuopio, because the town of Heinävesi was not found in the list of VT cities. It's understandable; the place is quite small but...
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WanderingFinn
Mar 13, 2007

Steamer cruises

Varkaus is located in between lakes and it's best sight is the beautiful nature. One of the nicest ways of taking a tour is by an original steamer ship, the s/s Paul Wahl. They are in operation from...
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Zirpsis
Dec 15, 2005

"Museum" of MECHANICAL MUSIC

I didn't know what to expect when we went to this museum. Another place with dusty old things...but I couldn't have been more wrong. I only knew that there was a collection of old mechanical...
Sininen
Jan 28, 2005

Museum is open nearly every day of the year

and you browse through it during the tour. A new tour starts every hour and you can join it in the middle of it and continue exploring with the next tour. You won't miss any items because you can...
Sininen
Jan 28, 2005

...on and on...

Their collection is a result of over 30 years of collecting items. Some of the items are rare and there are only a couple or only one of them left in the world.
Sininen
Jan 28, 2005

...the round continues

The collection of this museum is not owned by the city of Varkaus, state of Finland or any other public institution but Juergen and Liisa Kempf.
Sininen
Jan 28, 2005

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Kauppatori 4, , Varkaus, Itä-Suomi 78250
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"A town called THEFT"
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"VARKAUS - Small town in Eastern Finland"
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gema

"Varkaus Airport only"
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"Home"
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"A Lake !"
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