2 days in Southern Savonia Itinerary

2 days in Southern Savonia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southern Savonia trip planner

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Make it your trip
Drive
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Mikkeli
— 1 day
Drive
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Savonlinna
— 1 night
Fly

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Mikkeli

— 1 day
Mikkeli is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): learn about winemaking at Ollinmaen Viinitila Oy and then get great views at Neitvuori.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Mikkeli route builder app.

Helsinki to Mikkeli is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Mikkeli are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mikkeli

Wildlife · Parks · Wineries

Side Trip

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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 20th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle and then see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna trip planner.

You can drive from Mikkeli to Savonlinna in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums
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Southern Savonia travel guide

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Castles · Specialty Museums · Sacred & Religious Sites
Southern Savonia is a region in the south-east of Finland. It borders on the regions Pohjois-Savo, North Karelia, South Karelia, Päijät-Häme, and Central Finland. The total area of Southern Savonia is 18,768.33 km2, with a population of 153,738 .Southern Savonia is located in the heart of the Finnish lake district, and contains Lake Saimaa, the largest lake in Finland. The two major towns in the region are Mikkeli and Savonlinna.Historical provincesFor history, geography and culture see: SavoniaMunicipalitiesSouthern Savonia includes 14 municipalities listed below . Enonkoski Heinävesi Hirvensalmi Joroinen Juva Kangasniemi Mikkeli Mäntyharju Pertunmaa Pieksämäki Puumala Rantasalmi Savonlinna Sulkava

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