8 days in Lakeland Itinerary

8 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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8 days in Lakeland Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
1
Lahti
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
2
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Kuopio
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
4
Tampere
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: London

1
day
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 14th (Sun): let the kids burn off some steam at Laune Central Park, have fun at Lahti Sports Center, then explore the activities along Pikku Vesijarvi, and finally take in the waterfront at Vesijärvi harbor.

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London, UK to Lahti is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Lahti is 2 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Lahti can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Lahti

Fun & Games Parks Nature
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Lahti Sports Center ©
Lahti Sports Center
Pikku Vesijarvi ©
Pikku Vesijarvi
Vesijärvi harbor ©
Vesijärvi harbor

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, then stop by Taito Shop Savonlinna, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

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You can drive from Lahti to Savonlinna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can 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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Kuopio.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum
Taito Shop Savonlinna ©
Taito Shop Savonlinna

2
nights
Kuopio

Kuopio ©
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower, see the interesting displays at RIISA - Orthodox Church Museum of Finland, then contemplate the waterfront views at Valkeisenlampi, and finally admire the majestic nature at Snellman Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, see the interesting displays at Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo, examine the collection at Kuopion Korttelimuseo, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nikolaos Cathedral, and finally take in the waterfront at Kuopio Harbor.

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Drive from Savonlinna to Kuopio in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Kuopio can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Kuopio

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Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo ©
Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo
Room Escape Games
Puijo Tower ©
Puijo Tower

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Step off the beaten path and head to Spas & Wellness and Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas. Visiting Rauhaniemi Beach and Hatanpaa Arboretum will get you outdoors. see Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampere Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Finlayson Church, examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Tampere trip planner .

You can take a train from Kuopio to Tampere in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In June in Tampere, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

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