8 days in Lakeland Itinerary

8 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lappeenranta
— 1 day
2
Savonlinna
— 1 night
3
Kuhmo
— 1 night
4
Kuopio
— 1 night
5
Tampere
— 3 nights

1
day
Lappeenranta

Lappeenranta ©
On the shores of the country's largest lake system, Lappeenrata serves as the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland.
On the 3rd (Mon), make a trip to Sandcastle Lappeenranta, see the interesting displays at Lappeenranta Fortress, thentake an in-depth tour of Wolkoff House Museum, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Saimaa Canal.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Lappeenranta trip builder app.

Vienna, Austria to Lappeenranta is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Vienna in June; daily highs in Lappeenranta reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

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Lappeenranta Fortress ©
Lappeenranta Fortress
Saimaa Canal ©
Saimaa Canal
Sandcastle Lappeenranta ©
Sandcastle Lappeenranta

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 4th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, thenlook for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna trip planner.

You can drive from Lappeenranta to Savonlinna in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Savonlinna are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kuhmo.

Things to do in Savonlinna

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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko

1
night
Kuhmo

Kuhmo ©
Kuhmo is a town and a municipality in Finland and is located at the south-eastern corner of the Kainuu region. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Wild Taiga and then look for all kinds of wild species at Boreal Wildlife Centre.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Kuhmo online route planner.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Kuhmo in 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kuopio.

Things to do in Kuhmo

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Boreal Wildlife Centre ©
Boreal Wildlife Centre

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night
Kuopio

Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, contemplate the waterfront views at Valkeisenlampi, thenponder the world of politics at Kuopio Market City Hall, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Puijo Tower.

For reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kuopio route planner.

Drive from Kuhmo to Kuopio in 3.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Kuopio are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Kuopio

Nature Parks Fun & Games
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Room Escape Games
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.
Pack the 7th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Finlayson Church, admire the masterpieces at Tampere Art Museum, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find out how to plan a trip to Tampere, use our trip itinerary maker.

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 June in Tampere, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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