16 days in Lakeland, Laukaa & Lapland Itinerary

16 days in Lakeland, Laukaa & Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tampere
— 3 nights
2
Laukaa
— 2 nights
3
Koli National Park
— 3 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
5
Levi
— 1 night
6
Lahti
— 3 nights

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Tampere is known for museums, historic sites, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, explore the world behind art at Tampere Art Museum, and take in panoramic vistas at Nasinneula Tower.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Tampere journey planner.

Fukuoka, Japan to Tampere is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Fukuoka to Tampere is minus 7 hours. When traveling from Fukuoka in May, plan for a bit cooler days in Tampere, with highs around °C, while nights are cooler with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Laukaa.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Theme Parks
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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nights
Laukaa

Laukaa ©
Laukaa is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Western Finland, next to Jyväskylä and is part of the Central Finland region. Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): get in on the family fun at Nokkakivi Amusement Park and then explore the striking landscape of Southern Konnevesi National park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Hakki National Park.

To see maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Laukaa itinerary planner.

Getting from Tampere to Laukaa by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Laukaa

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Pyha-Hakki National Park, Southern Konnevesi National park
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park

3
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Koli National Park is known for trails, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Pielinen, trek along Paha-Koli Hill, enjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower, and make a trip to Paateri.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Koli National Park online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Laukaa to Koli National Park takes 4 hours. May in Koli National Park sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Neitikoski Rapids ©
Neitikoski Rapids

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, see Santa Claus Office, and engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Rovaniemi trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Koli National Park to Rovaniemi takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Koli National Park in May, expect nights in Rovaniemi to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Theme Parks Tours
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Lordi's Square ©
Lordi's Square

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 26th (Tue), make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, thenexplore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort, and then identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Levi travel tool.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Giewont Husky Adventures
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures

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Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. On the 27th (Wed), get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall, thentake a leisurely stroll along Vesijärvi harbor, thenexamine the collection at Motorcycle Museum of Finland, and finally see the interesting displays at Directions Lahden historiallinen Museo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Hiidenkirnut, thenexamine the collection at Suomen Lasimuseo (The Finnish Glass Museum), and then let the kids burn off some steam at Laune Central Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Lahti online tour planner.

You can fly from Levi to Lahti in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Levi in May, expect Lahti to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lahti

Museums Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Hiidenkirnut, Suomen Lasimuseo (The Finnish Glass Museum)
Find places to stay May 26 — 29:
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Motorcycle Museum of Finland ©
Motorcycle Museum of Finland
Vesijärvi harbor ©
Vesijärvi harbor
Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall

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