12 days in Lapland, Lahti & Helsinki Itinerary

12 days in Lapland, Lahti & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
2
Lahti
— 3 nights
3
Helsinki
— 4 nights

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then get outside with Seven Fells Up. On your second day here, explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Akaslompolo trip planning website.

Singapore, Singapore to Akaslompolo is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Akaslompolo due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in June, expect Akaslompolo to be colder, temps between 17°C and 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Levi Ski Resort
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Safaris

3
nights
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Get some historical perspective at Ristinkirkko and Kymi Church. Get outdoors at Repovesi National Park and Riverside Park. Explore Lahti's surroundings by going to Pihamaa Estate & Winery (in Asikkala), Kotka (Linden Esplanade & Beach Mansikkalahti) and Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area (in Kouvola). There's more to do: explore the striking landscape at Hiidenkirnut and identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Lahti day trip planner.

You can fly from Akaslompolo to Lahti in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Akaslompolo in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Lahti: highs are around 22°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lahti

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Kotka, Kouvola, Pihamaa Estate & Winery, Hiidenkirnut, Arboretum Mustila
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
Hiidenkirnut ©
Hiidenkirnut

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nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and The Esplanadi Park. Get in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and Tapiola Golf. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip site.

Take a train from Lahti to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. June in Helsinki sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Espoo
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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