4 days in Lakeland Itinerary

4 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Helsinki
Train:  2 h
1
Lappeenranta
— 1 day
Train:  3 h
2
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Bus:  6 h
3
Hameenlinna
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
End: Helsinki

1
day
Lappeenranta

Lappeenranta ©
On the shores of the country's largest lake system, Lappeenrata serves as the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lauritsala Church, admire the landmark architecture of Lappeen Marian kirkko, explore the historical opulence of Sandcastle Lappeenranta, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Intercession of the Mother of God, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lappeenrannan kirkko.

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Helsinki to Lappeenranta is an approximately 2.5- hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Lappeenranta are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Historic Sites
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Sandcastle Lappeenranta ©
Sandcastle Lappeenranta
Lappeen Marian kirkko ©
Lappeen Marian kirkko
Lappeenrannan kirkko ©
Lappeenrannan kirkko

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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 4th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Savonlinna Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirkkoniemen Kellotapuli, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Paaskylahden kirkko, then step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally don't miss a visit to Pikkukirkko.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Lappeenranta to Savonlinna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hameenlinna.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

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nights
Hameenlinna

Hameenlinna ©
Hämeenlinna is a city and municipality of about inhabitants in the heart of the historical province of Häme in the south of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Visavuori, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hauhon kirkko, then see the interesting displays at Museo Militaria, and finally steep yourself in history at Birthplace of Jean Sibelius. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): examine the collection at The Parola Armour Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Hollola, and then identify plant and animal life at Evo Hiking Area.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Hameenlinna trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Hameenlinna takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Hameenlinna can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can catch the bus back home.

Things to do in Hameenlinna

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

The Parola Armour Museum, Visavuori, Church of Hollola
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Birthplace of Jean Sibelius ©
Birthplace of Jean Sibelius
Church of Hollola ©
Church of Hollola
Visavuori ©
Visavuori

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