10 days in Lakeland Itinerary

10 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Kouvola
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Kouvola
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lappeenranta
— 1 night
Drive
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Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive
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Kuopio
— 1 night
Drive
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Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
Drive
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Tampere
— 3 nights
Fly

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Kouvola

Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Woikosken Automuseo and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Repovesi National Park. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Tykkimaki Amusement Park and then take an in-depth tour of World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Board Mill.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kouvola trip builder website.

Warsaw, Poland to Kouvola is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Warsaw to Kouvola. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Warsaw in July: highs in Kouvola hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lappeenranta.

Things to do in Kouvola

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 5 — 7:

1
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Lappeenranta

Town of Lindens

On the shores of the country's largest lake system, Lappeenrata serves as the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): examine the collection at Lappeenranta Fortress, step into the grandiose world of Sandcastle Lappeenranta, then explore the world behind art at Lappeenrannan taidemuseo, then explore the activities along Saimaa Canal, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nuijamaa Church.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Lappeenranta online vacation maker.

Drive from Kouvola to Lappeenranta in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Lappeenranta, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Museums · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 7 — 8:

1
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Savonlinna

The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, then examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Savonlinna holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Lappeenranta to Savonlinna takes 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kuopio.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 9:

1
night
Kuopio

Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. On the 10th (Fri), ponder the world of politics at Kuopio Market City Hall, take in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower, then see the interesting displays at RIISA - Orthodox Church Museum of Finland, and finally explore the activities along Valkeisenlampi.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Kuopio trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Kuopio in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Kuopio can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Kuopio

Museums · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 10:

1
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Jyvaskyla

Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. On the 11th (Sat), brush up on your military savvy at Finnish Air Force Museum, then see the interesting displays at The Craft Museum of Finland, then take an in-depth tour of Toivolan Vanha Piha, and finally examine the collection at The Alvar Aalto Museum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Jyvaskyla online trip planner.

Getting from Kuopio to Jyvaskyla by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 11:

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Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
When in Tampere, make a side trip to see Hame Castle in Hameenlinna, approximately Hameenlinna away. The adventure continues: see the sky in a new way at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, and examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tampere trip planner.

Getting from Jyvaskyla to Tampere by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July in Tampere, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Theme Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 11 — 14: