10 days in Central Finland Itinerary

10 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Finland attractions planner

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Make it your trip
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Saarijarvi
— 2 nights
Drive
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Jyvaskyla
— 7 nights
Fly

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Saarijarvi

— 2 nights
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saarijarvi: Karstula (Kirkkovuori Nature Observation Tower & Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet) and Nestori (in Viitasaari). Spend the 3rd (Tue) exploring nature at Pyha-Hakki National Park. Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Julmat Lammit.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Saarijarvi trip site.

Helsinki to Saarijarvi is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Helsinki in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Saarijarvi, with lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Nature · Parks · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

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Jyvaskyla

— 7 nights
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Get out of town with these interesting Jyvaskyla side-trips: Old Church of Keuruu (in Keuruu), Leivonmaki National Park (in Joutsa) and Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, stroll around Maki-Matin perhepuisto, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, and admire the landmark architecture of Kuokkalan kartano.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Jyvaskyla trip planner.

You can drive from Saarijarvi to Jyvaskyla in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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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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