9 days in Inari, Kuopio & Helsinki Itinerary

9 days in Inari, Kuopio & Helsinki Itinerary

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1
Inari
— 2 nights
2
Kuopio
— 1 night
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm, and then experience rural life at Tuula's Reindeer. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Lemmenjoki National Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Inari trip itinerary planning app.

Melbourne, Australia to Inari is an approximately 32-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Melbourne to Inari due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Inari can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Kuopio.

Things to do in Inari

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Lemmenjoki National Park
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Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park
Tuula's Reindeer ©
Tuula's Reindeer
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm

1
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Kuopio

Kuopio ©
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. On the 7th (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Riuttala Farmhouse Museum, thenexperience rural life at Tahko Farmi, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lutheran Cathedral, immerse yourself in nature at Snellman Park, make a trip to Satamankulma, thenexplore the stunning scenery at Orinoro Gorge, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Leppavirta Church.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kuopio trip planner.

You can fly from Inari to Kuopio in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in August, Kuopio is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kuopio

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Leppavirta, Tahko Farmi, Riuttala Farmhouse Museum
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Orinoro Gorge ©
Orinoro Gorge
Snellman Park
Snellman Park
Satamankulma ©
Satamankulma

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Room Escape Games. Visiting Nuuksio National Park and Laajalahti Nature Reserve will get you outdoors. Step out of Helsinki to go to Porvoo and see Porvoo Old Town, which is approximately 50 minutes away. There's more to do: hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market and admire the natural beauty at Observatory Hill Park.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

You can fly from Kuopio to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Espoo, Porvoo Old Town
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Laajalahti Nature Reserve ©
Laajalahti Nature Reserve

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