5 days in Lakeland Itinerary

5 days in Lakeland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lakeland planner

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

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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: examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, explore the world behind art at Tampere Art Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and take in the pleasant sights at Finlayson Area.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere route builder tool.

Helsinki to Tampere is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. October in Tampere sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can go by car 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. On the 29th (Thu), ponder the world of politics at Kuopio Market City Hall, then contemplate the waterfront views at Valkeisenlampi, then examine the collection at RIISA - Orthodox Church Museum of Finland, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Puijo Tower.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Kuopio trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Kuopio in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in October, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can fly to Kouvola.

Things to do in Kuopio

Parks · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 29:

Kouvola

— 1 night
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Repovesi National Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Kouvola travel route app.

You can fly from Kuopio to Kouvola in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Kouvola can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 29 — 30:
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