8 days in Lakeland Itinerary

8 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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Fly to Helsinki, Train to Tampere
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Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
Drive
3
Kuopio
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Savonlinna
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Lahti
— Few hours
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Malpensa International Airport

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Tampere

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 9th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas, examine the collection at Moomin Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, and finally see the interesting displays at The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere travel itinerary planner.

Milan, Italy to Tampere is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of car, train, and ferry. Traveling from Milan to Tampere, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In June, Tampere is little chillier than Milan - with highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 11:

1
night
Jyvaskyla

Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. On the 12th (Tue), get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, see the interesting displays at The Craft Museum of Finland, and then explore the galleries of Kuokkalan kartano.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Jyvaskyla trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Tampere to Jyvaskyla by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June in Jyvaskyla, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Kuopio.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 12:

2
nights
Kuopio

Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): explore the activities along Valkeisenlampi, see the interesting displays at Kuopion Korttelimuseo, then see the interesting displays at Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nikolaos Cathedral. On the 14th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Kuopio Art Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lutheran Cathedral, then admire the majestic nature at Snellman Park, and finally examine the collection at RIISA - Orthodox Church Museum of Finland.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kuopio online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Kuopio takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Kuopio are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kuopio

Museums · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 14:

2
nights
Savonlinna

The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 15th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, savor the flavors at Savonlinna Market Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, then steep yourself in history at Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Savonlinna driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Kuopio to Savonlinna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Lahti.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 16:

few
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Lahti

Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): ponder the world of politics at Lahti City Hall and then examine the collection at Directions Lahden historiallinen Museo.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Lahti route planner.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Lahti in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Lahti are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lahti

Museums
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