6 days in Lakeland Itinerary

6 days in Lakeland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lakeland trip 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
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Kuopio
— 1 night
Drive
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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. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): take a leisurely stroll along Vesijärvi harbor and then examine the collection at Motorcycle Museum of Finland.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Lahti trip 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. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Budapest in July: high temperatures in Lahti hover around 24°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Lahti

Museums
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 1:

Savonlinna

— 1 night
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 1st (Sun), take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and then examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our 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 July, daytime highs in Savonlinna are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kuopio.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 1:

Kuopio

— 1 night
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): ponder the world of politics at Kuopio Market City Hall and then take in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Kuopio attractions planning website.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Kuopio in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Kuopio are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Kuopio

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:

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: try out the rides at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, stroll through Hatanpaa Arboretum, enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, and see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Tampere sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Kuopio to Tampere takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In August, daytime highs in Tampere are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Zoos & Aquariums
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