4 days in Lahti & Helsinki Itinerary

4 days in Lahti & Helsinki Itinerary

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Lahti
— 2 nights
2
Helsinki
— 1 night

2
nights
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. On the 15th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Pikku Vesijarvi, thenexplore the striking landscape at Hiidenvuori, and then identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Evo Hiking Area, and then look for gifts at Kinnarin Tila & Pioni Ja Piironki.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Lahti day trip planner.

Geneva, Switzerland to Lahti is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Geneva to Lahti, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Geneva in August, expect nights in Lahti to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lahti

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum, Hiidenvuori, Kinnarin Tila & Pioni Ja Piironki, Arboretum Mustila, Evo Hiking Area
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Hiidenvuori ©
Hiidenvuori
Evo Hiking Area ©
Evo Hiking Area

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night
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thenstop by Katajanokka, and finally step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip builder.

Take a train from Lahti to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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