6 days in Lakeland Itinerary

6 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Lahti
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Lahti
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 Nuremberg

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Lahti

Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. On the 12th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Motorcycle Museum of Finland.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Lahti online trip maker.

Nuremberg, Germany to Lahti is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nuremberg to Lahti. When traveling from Nuremberg in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Lahti: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Lahti

Museums
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Highlights from your trip

Savonlinna

— 1 night
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and then examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lahti to Savonlinna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Savonlinna sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kuopio.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Outdoors
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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 14th (Sat): ponder the world of politics at Kuopio Market City Hall and then enjoy breathtaking views from Puijo Tower.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Kuopio route planning app.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Kuopio takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Kuopio can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can go by car to Tampere.
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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.
Attractions like Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Vapriikin Museokeskus make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, stop by Hameenkatu, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and examine the collection at Mediamuseo Rupriikki.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Tampere attractions 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. On the 17th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife
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