6 days in Lakeland Itinerary

6 days in Lakeland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lakeland tour planner

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Make it your trip
Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Lahti
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Lahti
— 1 day
Drive
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Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive
3
Kuopio
— 1 night
Drive
4
Tampere
— 3 nights
Train to Helsinki, Fly to Budapest

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Lahti

— 1 day
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. On the 23rd (Mon), take a leisurely stroll along Vesijärvi harbor and then see the interesting displays at Motorcycle Museum of Finland.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Lahti online tour itinerary planner.

Budapest, Hungary to Lahti is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Budapest to Lahti. In August, Lahti is slightly colder than Budapest - with highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Lahti

Museums
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Savonlinna

— 1 night
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, and then examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Lahti to Savonlinna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Savonlinna can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Kuopio.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Tours
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Kuopio

— 1 night
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): get a sense of history and politics at Kuopio Market City Hall and then stroll through Puijo Tower.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Kuopio trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Savonlinna to Kuopio by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Kuopio

Parks · Wildlife
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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.
Tampere is known for museums, historic sites, and fun & games. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, make a trip to Nasinneula Tower, find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, and examine the collection at Mediamuseo Rupriikki.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere trip builder tool.

Drive from Kuopio to Tampere in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In August in Tampere, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Theme Parks
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