12 days in Central Finland Itinerary

12 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Keuruu
— 1 day
2
Saarijarvi
— 2 nights
3
Jyvaskyla
— 6 nights
4
Joutsa
— 2 nights

1
day
Keuruu

Keuruu ©
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. On the 10th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Keuruu and then pause for some serene contemplation at Old Church of Keuruu.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Keuruu route builder site.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Keuruu is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to Keuruu. Traveling from Amsterdam in September, expect Keuruu to be little chillier, temps between 17°C and 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Keuruu

Historic Sites
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Church of Keuruu ©
Church of Keuruu

2
nights
Saarijarvi

Saarijarvi ©
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Hakki National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet, then take some stellar pictures from Julmat Lammit, and then perfect your strike at Liikelataamo.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Saarijarvi trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Keuruu to Saarijarvi takes 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park
Liikelataamo ©
Liikelataamo
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet ©
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet

6
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Get in touch with nature at Laajis and Nyrolan luontopolku. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jyvaskyla: Himos Ski Resort (in Jamsa), Korpilahti (Oravivuori Triangulation Tower & Hoyry Galleria) and Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, stroll around Tourujoen Luontopolku, and take in the waterfront activity at Jyvaskylan Harbour.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Jyvaskyla trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Saarijarvi to Jyvaskyla takes an hour. In September in Jyvaskyla, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Joutsa.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Korpilahti, Himos Ski Resort, Petajavesi Old Church
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Laajis ©
Laajis
Himos Ski Resort ©
Himos Ski Resort
Nyrolan luontopolku ©
Nyrolan luontopolku

2
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 19th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Leivonmaki National Park. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shop like a local with Art Center Haihatus.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Joutsa holiday planner.

Drive from Jyvaskyla to Joutsa in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in September, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Joutsa

Nature · Parks · Shopping
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Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

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