3 days in Lakeland Itinerary

3 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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Tampere
— 1 night
2
Savonlinna
— 1 night

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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 20th (Thu), take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Tampere day trip planner.

Helsinki to Tampere is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. August in Tampere sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
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Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, contemplate the long history of Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, then pause for some photo ops at The Spirit of the fortress, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Savonlinna day trip app.

Drive from Tampere to Savonlinna in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Savonlinna

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

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