7 days in Joensuu Itinerary

7 days in Joensuu Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip planner

You are viewing a shared plan.  Customize plan

Route & dates

View / edit route

— 6 nights


Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Discover out-of-the-way places like Orinoro Gorge and Old Mine Mining Museum. Escape the urban bustle at Paha-Koli Hill and Honkaniemi Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Joensuu: Savonlinna (Taito Shop Savonlinna & Olavinlinna Castle), Kerimaki (Kerimaki Church & Salpa Line) and Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum (in Punkaharju). Spend the 6th (Mon) exploring nature at Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tohmajarven kirkko, explore the striking landscape of Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, stroll through Ukko-Koli Hill, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at New Valamo Monastery.

To see photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Joensuu trip planner .

In August in Joensuu, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Joensuu

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Koli National Park, Savonlinna, Kerimaki, Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto, Tohmajarven kirkko
Get expert advice on where to stay in Joensuu.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Old Mine Mining Museum ©
Old Mine Mining Museum
Tohmajarven kirkko ©
Tohmajarven kirkko