Harbor of Heinävesi

Heinävesi is in South Savonia, in the Finnish Lakeland. The municipality is known for it's two religious attractions, the monastery of New Valamo and the Lintula Convent.

Get in

The town itself can be reached by the trains on the line between Joensuu and Pieksämäki, with some buses between Joensuu and Varkaus as well as by car. If you want to visit New Valamo or Lintula the best way is definitely a car.


Inside the main church of New Valamo

The main attractions of Heinävesi are located in the northern part of the municipality.

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