10 days in Central Finland Itinerary

10 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Finland trip planner

©
Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + Drive:  16 h 15 min
1
Saarijarvi
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Joutsa
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  11 h
End: Tel Aviv

1
day
Saarijarvi

Saarijarvi ©
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Hakki National Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Saarijarvi travel planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Saarijarvi is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. In August, Saarijarvi is much colder than Tel Aviv - with highs of 22°C and lows of 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park

5
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Petajavesi Old Church and Oravivuori Triangulation Tower will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Finnish Air Force Museum and The Craft Museum of Finland. Take a break from Jyvaskyla with a short trip to Himos Ski Resort in Jamsa, about 44 minutes away. The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Alvar Aalto Museum, admire the masterpieces at Jyvaskyla Art Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko), and go for a walk through Tourujoen Luontopolku.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Jyvaskyla trip website.

Getting from Saarijarvi to Jyvaskyla by car takes about an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Jyvaskyla can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Joutsa.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors Museums Adventure

Side Trips

Petajavesi Old Church, Nokkakivi Amusement Park, Himos Ski Resort, Panda Factory Outlet, Oravivuori Triangulation Tower
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum of Central Finland ©
The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
The Alvar Aalto Museum
Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum

3
nights
Joutsa

Joutsa ©
Joutsa is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Central Finland region. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Leivonmaki National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a taste of the local shopping with Art Center Haihatus.

To find out how to plan a trip to Joutsa, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Jyvaskyla to Joutsa by car takes about an hour. In August in Joutsa, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 9th (Fri).

Things to do in Joutsa

Parks Nature Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

Similar Plans

13 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM ETHIOPIA December, historic sites, popular sights Preferences: December, historic sites Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM BELGIUM July, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: July, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 8 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM IRELAND February, hidden gems Preferences: February Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 18 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM ITALY August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, popular sights Preferences: August, kids, outdoors, relaxing Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, teens, culture, outdoors, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: February, teens, culture, outdoors, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 6 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, teens, relaxing, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: April, teens, relaxing Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 7 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM SOUTH KOREA January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, teens Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans