4 days in Lakeland Itinerary

4 days in Lakeland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lakeland trip planner

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Make it your trip
Drive
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Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Kuopio
— 1 night
Fly

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Tampere

— 2 nights

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Tampere is known for museums, historic sites, and fun & games. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach, and explore the world behind art at Tampere Art Museum.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere road trip tool.

Helsinki to Tampere is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kuopio.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife
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Kuopio

— 1 night
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): enjoy breathtaking views from Puijo Tower, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nikolaos Cathedral, then explore the activities along Valkeisenlampi, and finally ponder the world of politics at Kuopio Market City Hall.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kuopio journey planner.

Getting from Tampere to Kuopio by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in April, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Kuopio

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wildlife
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