Diagonally across the park from its bell tower, the adorable wooden Lappee Church was built in 1794 to an unusual ‘double cruciform’...
Wolkoff Home Museum
Built in 1826, this lovingly preserved Russian home was owned by the merchant Wolkoff family from 1872 to 1986, and its 10 rooms have...
Day cruises (Thursday and Saturday, June to August; from €59) cross Lake Saimaa to Savonlinna aboard M/S Brahe (returning by bus). Also...
Gently Irish-themed (no shamrocks!), this lively hang-out opens to a busy terrace.
Wolkoff Restaurant & Wine Bar
This grand old-world restaurant utilises organic produce and seasonal ingredients to create gourmet Finnish cuisine with adventurous...
Valtakatu 33 · interesting places nearby
Start with a plateful of mezze dishes at this long-standing family restaurant in the stately old Nordea bank building, followed by Greek favourites like soutsoukakia (lamb meatballs in tomato sauce), garides (king prawn skewers with garlic yoghurt) and stifado (beef, onion and tomato stew served with rice).