29 days in Helsinki Region & Northern Savonia Itinerary

29 days in Helsinki Region & Northern Savonia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland holiday planner

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Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Siltakyla
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Siltakyla
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kuopio
— 9 nights
Drive
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Rautavaara
— 4 nights
Drive to Kuopio Airport, Fly to Helsinki
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Helsinki
— 12 nights
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Siltakyla

— 3 nights
Step out of the city life by going to Valkmusa National Park and Kokkovuori (Bonfire Mountain).

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Siltakyla planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Siltakyla is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Zurich in June, things will get little chillier in Siltakyla: highs are around 22°C and lows about 11°C. On the 10th (Wed), you'll travel to Kuopio.

Things to do in Siltakyla

Parks · Nature
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Kuopio

— 9 nights
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Get outdoors at Puijo Tower and Snellman Park. Explore hidden gems such as Kuopio Market City Hall and Orinoro Gorge. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kuopio: Tahko Farmi (in Tahkovuori), Leppavirta Church (in Leppavirta) and Southern Konnevesi National park (in Rautalampi). And it doesn't end there: trek along Saaristokatu, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nikolaos Cathedral, learn about winemaking at Alahovi Berry Wine Farm, and see the interesting displays at RIISA - Orthodox Church Museum of Finland.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Kuopio tour itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Siltakyla to Kuopio takes 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Rautavaara.

Things to do in Kuopio

Parks · Nature · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Rautavaara

— 4 nights
Rautavaara is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Northern Savonia region. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Venajanhiekka and Jyrkkakosken Ruukki. Spend the 21st (Sun) exploring nature at Tiilikkajarven Kansallispuisto.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Rautavaara planner.

You can drive from Kuopio to Rautavaara in 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Rautavaara are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You will leave for Helsinki on the 23rd (Tue).

Things to do in Rautavaara

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Helsinki

— 12 nights

Daughter of the Baltic

Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Katajanokka and Nuuksio National Park. Get outdoors at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo & Porvoo Old Town), Hiidenkirnut (in Askola) and Vantaa (Heureka & Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto). There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Helsinki visit planning website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Rautavaara to Helsinki. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Northern Savonia travel guide

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Observation Decks · Specialty Museums · Government Buildings