While you are in Lempaala, be sure to spend a day sightseeing in surrounding neighborhoods like Tampere, Valkeakoski and Nokia.
Lempaala offers some interesting museums and theaters nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. In particular, you should make sure you check out Lenin Museum, Moomin Museum and the Amuri Museum of Worker's Housing. Acclaimed galleries, include the Tampere Art Museum and the Heikka Art Museum. Enjoy seeing the region’s best and brightest performing live at Tampere Hall and the Pyynikki Summer Theater.
Some popular Tampere attractions are within driving distance of Lempaala, including Tampere Cathedral, Nasinneula Tower and Aleksandterin Kirkko. To learn about the role of faith in Tampere, pay a visit to the area’s most important religious sites, such as Kaleva Church.
Visitors with a passion for sports can cheer on local heroes the Ilves ice hockey team in winter and the Tappara at the iconic Tampereen Jaahali, the sporting heart and soul of the city. Enjoy a few post-match beers with friendly locals after the full-time siren blows in one of the nearby pubs, clubs or bars.
At the end of a busy day enjoying the charms of Lempaala, get a good nights sleep at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Make reservations for the Original Sokos Hotel Ilves, the Holiday Inn Tampere, or the Omena Hotel Tampere II.