7 days in Lakeland Itinerary

7 days in Lakeland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tampere
— 2 nights
2
Kuopio
— 1 night
3
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
4
Lahti
— 1 night

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 7th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, thensee the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Nasinneula Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Tampere Art Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, thenexamine the collection at Lenin Museum, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere tour itinerary builder app.

Brussels, Belgium to Tampere is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Brussels to Tampere. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Brussels in September, with highs in Tampere at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kuopio.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Lenin Museum ©
Lenin Museum

1
night
Kuopio

Kuopio ©
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower, thensee the interesting displays at RIISA - Orthodox Church Museum of Finland, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Valkeisenlampi, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Kuopio Market City Hall.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kuopio trip planner.

Drive from Tampere to Kuopio in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Kuopio

Museums Nature Parks
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RIISA - Orthodox Church Museum of Finland ©
Puijo Tower ©
Puijo Tower
Kuopio Market City Hall ©
Kuopio Market City Hall

2
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): explore the activities along Pielinen, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Uhrihalkeama, thendon't miss a visit to Paateri, and finally get great views at Rylays Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Paha-Koli Hill, stroll through Akka-Koli Hill, hike along Ukko-Koli Hill, thentake in panoramic vistas at Rasavaara Observation tower, and finally explore the striking landscape of Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Koli National Park day trip planning app.

You can drive from Kuopio to Koli National Park in 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill
Paateri ©
Paateri
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

1
night
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. On the 12th (Sat), ponder the design of Musical Fountain, thenexamine the collection at Lahti Ski Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Motorcycle Museum of Finland, and finally take in the waterfront at Vesijärvi harbor.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Lahti online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Koli National Park to Lahti in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In September, daytime highs in Lahti are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lahti

Museums
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Motorcycle Museum of Finland ©
Motorcycle Museum of Finland
Lahti Ski Museum ©
Lahti Ski Museum
Vesijärvi harbor ©
Vesijärvi harbor

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