13 days in Lakeland Itinerary

13 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Lahti
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Lahti
— 2 nights
Train
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Lappeenranta
— 1 night
Drive
3
Suomussalmi
— 1 night
Drive
4
Kuopio
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
Drive
6
Tampere
— 3 nights
Train to Helsinki, Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol

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Lahti

Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Arboretum Mustila, then take an in-depth tour of World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Board Mill, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Hollola.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Lahti planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Lahti is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Lahti is 1 hour. July in Lahti sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Lappeenranta.

Things to do in Lahti

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 22 — 24:

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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 25th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Wolkoff House Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Intercession of the Mother of God, explore the world behind art at Lappeenrannan taidemuseo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Lauritsala Church, and finally make a trip to Lappeen Marian kirkko.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Lappeenranta tour builder site.

Take a train from Lahti to Lappeenranta in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Suomussalmi.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 25:

1
night
Suomussalmi

Suomussalmi is a municipality in Finland and is located in the Kainuu region. Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): brush up on your military savvy at Winter War Museum Raatteen Portti and then look for all kinds of wild species at Martinselkonen Wilds Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hossa National Park.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Suomussalmi trip planner.

You can drive from Lappeenranta to Suomussalmi in 7 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kuopio.

Things to do in Suomussalmi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 27:

3
nights
Kuopio

Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Get outdoors at Orinoro Gorge and Valkeisenlampi. Get some historical perspective at New Valamo Monastery and St. Nikolaos Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, examine the collection at Kuopion Korttelimuseo, pause for some serene contemplation at Lutheran Cathedral, and make a trip to Kuopio Harbor.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Kuopio trip itinerary website.

Drive from Suomussalmi to Kuopio in 4 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Kuopio can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can drive to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Kuopio

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 27 — 30:

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night
Jyvaskyla

Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): look for gifts at Punnitse & Saasta, see the interesting displays at The Craft Museum of Finland, admire the landmark architecture of Kuokkalan kartano, then get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Jyvaskyla journey planning app.

Traveling by car from Kuopio to Jyvaskyla takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Shopping · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Jul 30 — 31:

3
nights
Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
The Car Museum of Vehoniemi (Vehoniemen automuseo) and The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas will appeal to museum buffs. Explore hidden gems such as Tampere City Library, Metso and Rauhaniemi Beach. Explore Tampere's surroundings by going to St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa (in Sastamala), Visavuori (in Valkeakoski) and Torronsuo National Park (in Tammela). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at National Police Museum and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Tampere visit planner.

Getting from Jyvaskyla to Tampere by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Tampere are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 3: