7 days in Lakeland Itinerary

7 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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7 days in Lakeland Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly:  7​h 45​min
1
Lahti
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Savonlinna
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Kuopio
— 1 night
train:  3​h 30​min
4
Tampere
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Zurich


2
nights
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Lahti travel itinerary planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Lahti is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Zurich to Lahti due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Zurich in June; daily highs in Lahti reach 22°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Lahti

Fun & Games Museums
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Lahti Sports Center ©
Lahti Sports Center
Motorcycle Museum of Finland ©
Motorcycle Museum of Finland
Vesijärvi harbor ©
Vesijärvi harbor

few
hours
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Savonlinna route planner.

You can drive from Lahti to Savonlinna in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. In June, daytime highs in Savonlinna are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kuopio.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral

1
night
Kuopio

Kuopio ©
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. On the 4th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Lutheran Cathedral, ponder the world of politics at Kuopio Market City Hall, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Puijo Tower.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kuopio road trip website .

You can drive from Savonlinna to Kuopio in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. June in Kuopio sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 4th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Kuopio

Historic Sites
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Lutheran Cathedral ©
Lutheran Cathedral
Puijo Tower ©
Puijo Tower
Kuopio Market City Hall ©
Kuopio Market City Hall

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Bring the kids along to Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Hatanpaa Arboretum. There's lots more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampere Cathedral, and explore the world behind art at Tampere Art Museum.

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Getting from Kuopio to Tampere by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing ©
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing

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