13 days in Central Finland Itinerary

13 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Francisco
Fly + Drive:  25 h
1
Karstula
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 8 nights
Fly:  22 h
End: San Francisco

2
nights
Karstula

Karstula ©
Karstula is a municipality of Finland founded in 1867. Get out of town with these interesting Karstula side-trips: Saarijarvi (Pyha-Hakki National Park, Liikelataamo, &more) and Viitasaari (Sahis Aki resort & Nestori). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Karstula road trip tool.

San Francisco, USA to Karstula is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 10 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from San Francisco in September, with highs in Karstula at 58°F and lows at 41°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Karstula

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Saarijarvi, Viitasaari
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 17:
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet ©
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
Liikelataamo ©
Liikelataamo

8
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla
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: Korpilahti (Hoyry Galleria & Oravivuori Triangulation Tower), Leivonmaki National Park (in Joutsa) and Keuruu (Old Church of Keuruu & Church of Keuruu). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Alvar Aalto Museum, walk around Maki-Matin perhepuisto, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, and admire the striking features of Petajavesi Old Church.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Jyvaskyla trip itinerary app.

Drive from Karstula to Jyvaskyla in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 57°F in September, and nighttime lows around 41°F. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Korpilahti, Jamsa, Keuruu, Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko), Leivonmaki National Park
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 25:
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Maki-Matin perhepuisto
Maki-Matin perhepuisto
The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
The Alvar Aalto Museum
Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum