7 days in Lakeland Itinerary

7 days in Lakeland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lakeland travel planner

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Bus to Barcelona El Prat Airport Terminal 2, Fly to Helsinki, Train to Tampere
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Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kuopio
— 1 night
Drive
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Koli National Park
— 2 nights
Drive

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Tampere

— 2 nights

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach and Sauna, and then stop by Hameenkatu. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Wed): relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers and then meet the residents at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

For photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Tampere journey builder site.

Andorra la Vella, Andorra to Tampere is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of bus, flight, and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of car, train, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Andorra la Vella to Tampere. August in Tampere sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kuopio.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Spas · Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 24:

Kuopio

— 1 night
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): explore the activities along Valkeisenlampi and then take in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kuopio trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Tampere to Kuopio by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Kuopio

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 25:
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Koli National Park

— 2 nights
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): trek along Akka-Koli Hill and then hike along Ukko-Koli Hill. Keep things going the next day: trek along Paha-Koli Hill and then contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Koli National Park trip planner.

Drive from Kuopio to Koli National Park in 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Koli National Park are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 27: