2 days in Kuopio & Savonlinna Itinerary

2 days in Kuopio & Savonlinna Itinerary

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Kuopio
— 1 day
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Savonlinna
— 1 night
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Kuopio

— 1 day
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): get a sense of history and politics at Kuopio Market City Hall, explore the activities along Valkeisenlampi, then examine the collection at Kuopion Korttelimuseo, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kuopio trip builder site.

In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kuopio

Nature · Museums · Parks
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Savonlinna

— 1 night
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, pause for some photo ops at The Spirit of the fortress, then contemplate the long history of Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna journey builder tool.

Traveling by car from Kuopio to Savonlinna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums · Historic Sites

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