Wednesday June 25
Guided tour in Lappeenranta fortress, 11:00 – 15:00
The tour will start with a delicious lunch at the restaurant Wolkoff’s Wine Cellar. After that, the guests will have a guided tour in the Kaupunginlahti Bay and the old Lappeenranta Fortress (some stairs and cobbled terrain). In the port the guests can admirestunning beauty the
This historic district represents the original town founded during the Swedish regime in 1649 and the fascinating history of the Russian era, which lasted from 1741 to 1917.
In the Fortress, the guests will also visit the South Karelia Museum and have some free time to visit the handicraft shops, where they can buy some local souvenirs to take home. The tour will conclude with coffee and dessert at the lovely old fashioned café Majurska.
There are some stairs and cobbled terrain in the fortress.