12 days in Jyvaskyla & Helsinki Itinerary

12 days in Jyvaskyla & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Jyvaskyla
— 4 nights
2
Helsinki
— 6 nights

4
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Explore Jyvaskyla's surroundings by going to Vitikkala Manor (in Jamsa), Mikkeli (Naisvuori Observation Tower, Communications Centre Lokki, &more) and Museum Juvan (in Juva). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George Church, admire the masterpieces at Gösta Serlachius Museum, Museum of Art, snap pictures at Karkisten Silta, and pause for some serene contemplation at Old Church of Keuruu.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Jyvaskyla trip planner.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Jyvaskyla is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Jakarta to Jyvaskyla, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Jakarta in August: high temperatures in Jyvaskyla hover around 22°C and lows are around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife

Side Trips

Mikkeli, Old Church of Keuruu, Killinkoski Wanha Tehdas, Vitikkala Manor, St. George Church
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Communications Centre Lokki
Communications Centre Lokki
Mikkeli Rural Parish Church ©
Mikkeli Rural Parish Church
Naisvuori Observation Tower ©
Naisvuori Observation Tower

6
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki day trip tool.

You can drive from Jyvaskyla to Helsinki in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Kokar
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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