7 days in Lakeland Itinerary

7 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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7 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Rauhaniemi Beach and Viikinsaari Island. Attractions like Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Hatanpaa Arboretum make great kid-friendly stops. There's much more to do: get your game on at Portaali VR, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampere Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tampere travel route planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Tampere is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, Tampere is slightly colder than Zurich - with highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Kuhmo.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
PortaaliVR ©
PortaaliVR

1
day
Kuhmo

Kuhmo ©
Kuhmo is a town and a municipality in Finland and is located at the south-eastern corner of the Kainuu region. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Wild Taiga and then identify plant and animal life at Boreal Wildlife Centre.

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Traveling by car from Tampere to Kuhmo takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kuopio.

Things to do in Kuhmo

Parks Wildlife
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Boreal Wildlife Centre ©
Boreal Wildlife Centre

1
night
Kuopio

Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): take in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then immerse yourself in nature at Snellman Park, and finally explore the activities along Valkeisenlampi.

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Traveling by car from Kuhmo to Kuopio takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Kuopio

Nature Parks Fun & Games
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Room Escape Games
Puijo Tower ©
Puijo Tower

1
night
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take a leisurely stroll along Vesijärvi harbor, then admire the local landmark of Musical Fountain, and then have fun at Lahti Sports Center.

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You can do a combination of flight and train from Kuopio to Lahti in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. July in Lahti sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lahti

Fun & Games
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Lahti Sports Center ©
Lahti Sports Center
Vesijärvi harbor ©
Vesijärvi harbor
Musical Fountain ©
Musical Fountain

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