6 days in Lakeland Itinerary

6 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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Drive
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Savonlinna
— 1 day
Drive
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Tampere
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kouvola
— 1 night
Drive
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Lappeenranta
— 1 night

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Savonlinna

The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 31st (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Savonlinna Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, then stop by Taito Shop Savonlinna, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, and finally step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Savonlinna trip itinerary planner.

Lappeenranta to Savonlinna is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in October, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Shopping
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3
nights
Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Visiting Hatanpaa Arboretum and Rauhaniemi Beach will get you outdoors. Pack the 1st (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and walk around Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Savonlinna to Tampere in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Kouvola.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks
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1
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Kouvola

Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Repovesi National Park.

Start your trip to Kouvola by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Tampere to Kouvola by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Kouvola can reach 2°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Lappeenranta.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks · Nature
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1
night
Lappeenranta

Town of Lindens

On the shores of the country's largest lake system, Lappeenrata serves as the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): make a trip to Sandcastle Lappeenranta, see the interesting displays at Lappeenranta Fortress, then contemplate the waterfront views at Saimaa Canal, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lappeen Marian kirkko.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Lappeenranta trip planner.

You can drive from Kouvola to Lappeenranta in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November in Lappeenranta, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums
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