10 days in Central Finland Itinerary

10 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Finland itinerary planner

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Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Jyvaskyla
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Jyvaskyla
— 3 nights
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Keuruu
— 3 nights
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Portland

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Jyvaskyla

— 3 nights
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Get a sense of the local culture at The Alvar Aalto Museum and Toivolan Vanha Piha. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Petajavesi Old Church and Oravivuori Triangulation Tower. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Jyvaskyla: Himos Ski Resort (in Jamsa) and Art Center Haihatus (in Joutsa). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Finnish Air Force Museum, look for gifts at Viherlandia, deepen your understanding at The Craft Museum of Finland, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Central Finland.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Jyvaskyla online attractions planner.

Portland, USA to Jyvaskyla is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Portland to Jyvaskyla. Traveling from Portland in December, you will find days in Jyvaskyla are little chillier (28°F), and nights are about the same (19°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Keuruu.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Keuruu

— 3 nights
Keuruu is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Central Finland region.The municipality has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Church of Keuruu and Church of Keuruu. Change things up with these side-trips from Keuruu: Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet (in Karstula) and Julmat Lammit (in Saarijarvi).

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Keuruu trip planner.

Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Keuruu takes an hour. December in Keuruu sees daily highs of 29°F and lows of 20°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Keuruu

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 2:

Central Finland travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Architectural Buildings · Room Escape Games
Central Finland is a region in Finland. It borders the regions of Päijät-Häme, Pirkanmaa, Southern Ostrobothnia, Central Ostrobothnia, Northern Ostrobothnia, Pohjois-Savo, and Etelä-Savo.Jyväskylä is the regional centre and by far the largest city in the area.Historical provincesFor history, geography and culture see: Tavastia, Savonia, Ostrobothnia

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