7 days in Ruokolahti & Kuusamo Itinerary

7 days in Ruokolahti & Kuusamo Itinerary

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Ruokolahti ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ruokolahti: Olavinlinna Castle (in Savonlinna), Repovesi National Park (in Kouvola) and Kerimaki Church (in Kerimaki).

To find where to stay and other tourist information, you can read our Ruokolahti journey planner.

Manchester, UK to Ruokolahti is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Manchester to Ruokolahti. Traveling from Manchester in December, expect Ruokolahti to be a bit cooler, temps between -1°C and -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Ruokolahti

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lappeenranta, Imatra, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, Olavinlinna Castle, Repovesi National Park
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall
Lappeenranta Fortress ©
Lappeenranta Fortress


Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): look for gifts at Shopping Center Kumpare, then explore the activities along Kiutakongas Rapids, then admire the masterpieces at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, and finally get in on the family fun at Angry Birds Activity Park.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kuusamo vacation planner.

You can drive from Ruokolahti to Kuusamo in 8 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Ruokolahti in December, with highs in Kuusamo at -5°C and lows at -13°C. On the 23rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Theme Parks · Shopping · Parks
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Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre ©
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre
Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm ©
Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm