8 days in Tavastia Proper Itinerary

8 days in Tavastia Proper Itinerary

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Lahti
— 1 night
Drive
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Hollola
— 2 nights
Drive
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Asikkala
— 1 night
Drive
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Padasjoki
— 2 nights
Drive
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Sysma
— 1 night
Drive

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Lahti

— 1 night
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): stroll through Arboretum Mustila, then steep yourself in history at World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Board Mill, and then see the interesting displays at Motorcycle Museum of Finland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ristinkirkko, get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall, ponder the design of Musical Fountain, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Hollola, and finally have fun at Lahti Sports Center.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Lahti online sightseeing planner.

If you are flying in from Russia, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Tampere-Pirkkala Airport and Turku Airport. In November, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Hollola.

Things to do in Lahti

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

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Hollola

— 2 nights
Hollola is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Southern Finland and is part of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): glide through natural beauty at Messila Ski Centre, see the interesting displays at Vankilamuseo, and then step into the grandiose world of Hame Castle.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Hollola road trip planning website.

Hollola is just a short distance from Lahti. In November, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Asikkala.

Things to do in Hollola

Winter Sports · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Asikkala

— 1 night
Asikkala is a municipality of Finland. On the 20th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Hauhon kirkko and then enjoy breathtaking views from Padasjoen Tuomastornit.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Asikkala day trip planning website.

Drive from Hollola to Asikkala in an hour. In November, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Padasjoki.

Things to do in Asikkala

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

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Padasjoki

— 2 nights
Padasjoki is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Southern Finland and is part of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): stroll through Evo Hiking Area, then pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Cross Church, and then see the interesting displays at The Parola Armour Museum.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Padasjoki trip itinerary planner.

Padasjoki is very close to Asikkala. In November, daytime highs in Padasjoki are 2°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Sysma.

Things to do in Padasjoki

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 21 — 23:

Sysma

— 1 night
Sysmä is a municipality of Finland. For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Sysma itinerary planner.

Drive from Padasjoki to Sysma in an hour. In November, plan for daily highs up to 2°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sysma

Winter Sports · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Tavastia Proper travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Castles · Civic Centers
Tavastia Proper is a region of Finland. It borders to the regions Southwest Finland, Pirkanmaa, Päijänne Tavastia, and Uusimaa.Hämeenlinna is the largest urban area in the region. There are two other municipalities that have township status: Riihimäki and Forssa.Historical provincesFor history, geography and culture see: Tavastia (historical province)MunicipalitiesThe region of Tavastia Proper is made up of 11 municipalities, of which three have city status (marked in bold).Forssa sub-region: Forssa (17,724)Humppila (2,495)Jokioinen (5,653)Tammela (6,537)Ypäjä (2,541) Hämeenlinna sub-region: Hattula (9,724)Hämeenlinna (67,577)Janakkala (16,917) Riihimäki sub-region: Hausjärvi (8,864)Loppi (8,393)Riihimäki (29,053)

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