5 days in Lakeland Itinerary

5 days in Lakeland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lakeland trip planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Savonlinna
— 1 day
Drive
2
Kouvola
— 1 night
Drive
3
Tampere
— 3 nights
Drive

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Savonlinna

— 1 day
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and then examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna road trip site.

Helsinki to Savonlinna is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Kouvola.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Tours
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Kouvola

— 1 night
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): examine the collection at Model Railroad Museum Kouvola and then see the interesting displays at World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Board Mill.

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You can drive from Savonlinna to Kouvola in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Kouvola

Museums · Historic Sites
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Tampere

— 3 nights

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Explore hidden gems such as Tampereen Tuomiokirkko and Finlayson Area. There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, stop by Hameenkatu, meet the residents at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, and stroll around Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

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Traveling by car from Kouvola to Tampere takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

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