3 days in Kuusamo & Kuopio Itinerary

3 days in Kuusamo & Kuopio Itinerary

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3 days in Kuusamo & Kuopio Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
Fly:  3​h
1
Kuusamo
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
2
Kuopio
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Helsinki

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night
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. On the 13th (Mon), relax in the rural setting at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm and then look for all kinds of wild species at The Predator Center in Kuusamo. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, admire the sheer force of Kiutakongas Rapids, and then trek along Pieni Karhunkierros Trail.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Kuusamo trip itinerary planning app .

Helsinki to Kuusamo is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Helsinki in August, with highs in Kuusamo at 20°C and lows at 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kuopio.

Things to do in Kuusamo

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails

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Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre ©

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Kuopio

Kuopio ©
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then examine the collection at Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nikolaos Cathedral, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Valkeisenlampi.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Kuopio road trip planning tool .

You can fly from Kuusamo to Kuopio in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kuusamo in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Kuopio, with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuopio

#Nature, #Parks, #Museums
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Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo ©
Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo
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