8 days in Tavastia Proper Itinerary

8 days in Tavastia Proper Itinerary

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Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Sysma
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Sysma
— 2 nights
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Hameenlinna
— 4 nights
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Tel Aviv

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Sysma

— 2 nights
Sysmä is a municipality of Finland. Sysma Church and The Recreational Fishing Museum of Finland are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from the city and head to Vaaksy Canal and Kammiovuori Trail. Change things up with a short trip to Pulkkilanharju Nature Trail in Asikkala (about 34 minutes away). Spend the 6th (Sat) exploring nature at Päijänteen kansallispuisto. There's more to do: hike along Paijatsalo Trail.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Sysma journey maker site.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Sysma is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. When traveling from Tel Aviv in July, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Sysma: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Hameenlinna.

Things to do in Sysma

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Hameenlinna

— 4 nights
Hämeenlinna is a city and municipality of about inhabitants in the heart of the historical province of Häme in the south of Finland. Appreciate the collections at Motorcycle Museum of Finland and The Parola Armour Museum. Get some cultural insight at Hame Castle and Birthplace of Jean Sibelius. Venture out of the city with trips to Kinnarin Tila & Pioni Ja Piironki (in Hollola) and Lahti Sports Center (in Lahti). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Museo Militaria, find something for the whole family at Puuhamaa, and take an in-depth tour of Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Hameenlinna attractions planner.

You can drive from Sysma to Hameenlinna in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Hameenlinna are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hameenlinna

Museums · Theme Parks · Fun & Games · 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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