24 days in Lakeland Itinerary

24 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lahti
— 2 nights
2
Lappeenranta
— 2 nights
3
Mikkeli
— 3 nights
4
Savonlinna
— 1 night
5
Kuopio
— 4 nights
6
Jyvaskyla
— 3 nights
7
Tampere
— 6 nights

2
nights
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Escape the urban bustle at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area and Linna Golf & Country Club. Change things up with these side-trips from Lahti: Hameenlinna (Hame Castle, Palander House, &more). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Motorcycle Museum of Finland, admire the local landmark of Musical Fountain, get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ristinkirkko.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Lahti trip itinerary builder tool.

Shanghai, China to Lahti is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Shanghai to Lahti is minus 6 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Shanghai in July, with highs in Lahti at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can take a train to Lappeenranta.

Things to do in Lahti

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Hameenlinna, Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
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Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
Evo Hiking Area ©
Evo Hiking Area
Linna Golf & Country Club ©
Linna Golf & Country Club

2
nights
Lappeenranta

Lappeenranta ©
On the shores of the country's largest lake system, Lappeenrata serves as the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Sandcastle Lappeenranta, thenget engrossed in the history at Wolkoff House Museum, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Lauritsala Church, and finally explore the activities along Saimaa Canal. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Lappeen Marian kirkko, stop by MyGoodKnife, thenexamine the collection at Lappeenranta Fortress, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Intercession of the Mother of God.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Lappeenranta attractions planner.

Traveling by train from Lahti to Lappeenranta takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Lappeenranta, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Mikkeli.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Sandcastle Lappeenranta ©
Sandcastle Lappeenranta
Saimaa Canal ©
Saimaa Canal
Lappeenranta Fortress ©
Lappeenranta Fortress

3
nights
Mikkeli

Mikkeli ©
Mikkeli is a town and municipality in Finland. Escape the urban bustle at Repovesi National Park and Neitvuori. There's lots more to do: learn about all things military at Communications Centre Lokki, get outside with Anjan Puisto, take in panoramic vistas at Naisvuori Observation Tower, and make a trip to Kenkavero.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Mikkeli trip planner.

Getting from Lappeenranta to Mikkeli by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Mikkeli can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mikkeli

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Repovesi National Park
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Neitvuori ©
Neitvuori
Anjan Puisto ©
Anjan Puisto

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, thenpause for some photo ops at Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, and finally explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna trip app.

Traveling by car from Mikkeli to Savonlinna takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kuopio.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko

4
nights
Kuopio

Kuopio
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Escape the urban bustle at Valkeisenlampi and Honkaniemi Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Utra Beach in Joensuu (about 1h 55 min away). There's much more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Lutheran Cathedral, have fun at Vainolanniemi, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kuopio trip planner.

Getting from Savonlinna to Kuopio by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. July in Kuopio sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Kuopio

Parks Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trip

Joensuu
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Snellman Park
Snellman Park
Puijo Tower ©
Puijo Tower
Kuopio Market City Hall ©
Kuopio Market City Hall

3
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Jyvaskyla is known for museums, fun & games, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Finnish Air Force Museum, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and take in the views from Kuokkalan silta.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Jyvaskyla trip maker app.

You can drive from Kuopio to Jyvaskyla in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July in Jyvaskyla, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors Adventure Tours
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Laajis ©
Laajis
Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
Natural History Museum of Central Finland ©
Natural History Museum of Central Finland

6
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Visiting Hatanpaa Arboretum and Yyteri Beach will get you outdoors. When in Tampere, make a side trip to see Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto in Ylojarvi, approximately Ylojarvi away. Pack the 25th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, and explore the world behind art at Tampere Art Museum.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Tampere tour builder website.

You can drive from Jyvaskyla to Tampere in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Tampere are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Yyteri Beach, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach

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