8 days in Lakeland Itinerary

8 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Joensuu
— 3 nights
2
Kuopio
— 1 night
3
Tampere
— 3 nights

3
nights
Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Get out of town with these interesting Joensuu side-trips: Koli National Park (Ukko-Koli, Akka-Koli Hill, &more).

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Joensuu trip builder.

Prague, Czech Republic to Joensuu is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Prague in October, expect Joensuu to be little chillier, temps between 6°C and 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kuopio.

Things to do in Joensuu

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Koli National Park
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Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill

1
night
Kuopio

Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Valkeisenlampi, then get a sense of history and politics at Kuopio Market City Hall, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kuopio trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Joensuu to Kuopio by car takes about 2 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Kuopio

Nature · Parks · Fun & Games
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Puijo Tower ©
Puijo Tower
Kuopio Market City Hall ©
Kuopio Market City Hall

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Tampere is known for museums, historic sites, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, pause for some serene contemplation at Finlayson Church, and stroll around Duck Park (Sorsapuisto).

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Tampere trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Kuopio to Tampere takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In October in Tampere, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum

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