9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Lahti
— 1 night
3
Kuopio
— 2 nights
4
Mikkeli
— 2 nights
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights

1
night
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Helsinki tour builder.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Lahti.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

1
night
Lahti

Lahti
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Lahti online journey planner.

You can take a train from Helsinki to Lahti in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Lahti, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 5th (Fri), you're off to Kuopio.

Things to do in Lahti

Parks Museums Outdoors
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nights
Kuopio

Kuopio ©
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. On the 5th (Fri), test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, thenexplore the activities along Valkeisenlampi, thenget a sense of history and politics at Kuopio Market City Hall, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Puijo Tower. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo, experience rural life at Tahko Farmi, and then take an in-depth tour of Riuttala Farmhouse Museum.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, you can read our Kuopio trip planner.

You can drive from Lahti to Kuopio in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. July in Kuopio sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to drive to Mikkeli.

Things to do in Kuopio

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Tahko Farmi, Riuttala Farmhouse Museum
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Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo ©
Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo
Puijo Tower ©
Puijo Tower
Kuopio Market City Hall ©
Kuopio Market City Hall

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nights
Mikkeli

Mikkeli ©
Mikkeli is a town and municipality in Finland. Explore hidden gems such as Repovesi National Park and Sandcastle Lappeenranta. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mikkeli: Lappeenranta Fortress (in Lappeenranta), Puumala (Puumalansalmen silta ja nakoalahissi & Lietvesi Scenic Road) and Olavinlinna Castle (in Savonlinna). The adventure continues: brush up on your military savvy at Communications Centre Lokki and pause for some serene contemplation at Mikkeli Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Mikkeli trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kuopio to Mikkeli in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Mikkeli

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Lappeenranta, Puumala, Repovesi National Park, Olavinlinna Castle
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Sandcastle Lappeenranta ©
Sandcastle Lappeenranta

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©
For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki holiday maker tool.

Drive from Mikkeli to Helsinki in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 11th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) ©
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali)
Senate Square ©
Senate Square

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