6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Kuopio
— 1 night
3
Lieksa
— 1 night
4
Lappeenranta
— 1 night
5
Porvoo
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Helsinki driving holiday website.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Helsinki. In September in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kuopio.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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Kuopio

Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): take in the waterfront at Kuopio Harbor, thentake in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower, thentest your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally ponder the world of politics at Kuopio Market City Hall.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Kuopio online vacation maker.

You can fly from Helsinki to Kuopio in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Helsinki, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Kuopio, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Lieksa.

Things to do in Kuopio

Fun & Games
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Room Escape Games
Kuopio Market City Hall ©
Kuopio Market City Hall
Puijo Tower ©
Puijo Tower

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Lieksa

Lieksa ©
Lieksa is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the North Karelia region. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): examine the collection at Pielisen Museum, don't miss a visit to Paateri, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower, and finally explore the striking landscape at Uhrihalkeama. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Tarhapuro Waterfall and then hike along Akka-Koli Hill.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Lieksa travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kuopio to Lieksa in 3 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Lappeenranta.

Things to do in Lieksa

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Koli National Park
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Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Paateri ©
Paateri
Pielisen Museum ©
Pielisen Museum

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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 23rd (Mon): explore the activities along Saimaa Canal.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Lappeenranta road trip site.

Traveling by car from Lieksa to Lappeenranta takes 4.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Porvoo.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Parks Nature
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Saimaa Canal ©
Saimaa Canal

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Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
On the 23rd (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Hill and then admire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Porvoo online attractions planner.

Getting from Lappeenranta to Porvoo by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites
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Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Castle Hill ©
Castle Hill

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