12 days in Lakeland Itinerary

12 days in Lakeland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lakeland travel route planner

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Fly
1
Tampere
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive
3
Lappeenranta
— 3 nights
Train
4
Lahti
— 3 nights
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Luxembourg-Findel International Airport

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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Rauhaniemi Beach and Riihiniemen Uimaranta. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, see the interesting displays at Spy Museum, walk around Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, and admire the masterpieces at Tampere Art Museum.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Tampere road trip site.

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Tampere is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Luxembourg City to Tampere due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Luxembourg City in July, with highs in Tampere at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Theme Parks · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Jul 28 — Aug 1:

1
night
Savonlinna

The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 2nd (Fri), appreciate the history behind Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, then stop by Taito Shop Savonlinna, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

To find where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Savonlinna online day trip planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Savonlinna in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Savonlinna are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Lappeenranta.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:

3
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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Repovesi National Park and Anjan Puisto. Bring the kids along to Lappeenranta Fortress and Sandcastle Lappeenranta. Explore Lappeenranta's surroundings by going to Mikkeli (Mikkeli Rural Parish Church, Mikkeli Cathedral, &more). It doesn't end there: explore the activities along Saimaa Canal and take an in-depth tour of Wolkoff House Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Lappeenranta online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Lappeenranta takes 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Lappeenranta are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Lahti.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 2 — 5:

3
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Lahti

Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Get outdoors at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area and Evo Hiking Area. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Motorcycle Museum of Finland and Hame Castle. Venture out of the city with trips to Hameenlinna (Ahvenisto & Vankilamuseo). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Lahti Ski Museum and pause for some serene contemplation at Ristinkirkko.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Lahti trip builder site.

You can take a train from Lappeenranta to Lahti in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Lahti are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lahti

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 5 — 8: