7 days in Lakeland & Helsinki Itinerary

7 days in Lakeland & Helsinki Itinerary

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Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Asikkala
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Asikkala
— 1 day
Drive
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Tampere
— 1 night
Drive
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Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly

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Asikkala

— 1 day
Asikkala is a municipality of Finland. On the 30th (Mon), hike along Pulkkilanharju Nature Trail and then do a tasting at Pihamaa Estate & Winery.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Asikkala online trip maker.

Toronto, Canada to Asikkala is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 7 hours. Traveling from Toronto in May, things will get little chillier in Asikkala: highs are around 18°C and lows about 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Asikkala

Parks · Trails · Wineries · Outdoors
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Tampere

— 1 night

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): look for gifts at Hameenkatu, boost your wellbeing at Tullin Sauna, and then stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere journey planner.

You can drive from Asikkala to Tampere in 2 hours. In May in Tampere, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Beaches · Shopping · Outdoors
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Helsinki

— 4 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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Katajanokka are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visiting Nuuksio National Park and Stand-Up Paddleboarding will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

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