6 days in Kuopio & Helsinki Itinerary

6 days in Kuopio & Helsinki Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland vacation planner

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Kuopio
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Kuopio

— 2 nights
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Riuttala Farmhouse Museum and then contemplate the waterfront views at Valkeisenlampi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): get a sense of history and politics at Kuopio Market City Hall and then enjoy breathtaking views from Puijo Tower.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kuopio trip itinerary planning site.

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK to Kuopio is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. In August, daily temperatures in Kuopio can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kuopio

Parks · Nature · Museums · Wildlife

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Helsinki

— 3 nights

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and make a trip to Senate Square.

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You can fly from Kuopio to Helsinki in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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