13 days in Central Finland Itinerary

13 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Finland trip itinerary maker

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

13 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Start: Barcelona
Fly + Drive:  11​h
1
Keuruu
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Saarijarvi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Jyvaskyla
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Joutsa
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  10​h 15​min
End: Barcelona

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. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Church of Keuruu and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Keuruu.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Keuruu tour app .

Barcelona, Spain to Keuruu is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Barcelona to Keuruu, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Barcelona, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Keuruu, ranging from highs of 17°C to lows of 2°C. On the 24th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Keuruu

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Church of Keuruu ©
Church of Keuruu

2
nights
Saarijarvi

Saarijarvi ©
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. On the 25th (Sat), take in the pleasant sights at Julmat Lammit, examine the collection at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet, and then get your game on at Liikelataamo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Hakki National Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Saarijarvi planner .

Getting from Keuruu to Saarijarvi by car takes about 1.5 hours. May in Saarijarvi sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Nature Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
Find places to stay May 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet ©
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
Liikelataamo ©
Liikelataamo

6
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. The Alvar Aalto Museum and The Craft Museum of Finland will appeal to museum buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Finnish Air Force Museum and Oravivuori Triangulation Tower. Change things up with these side-trips from Jyvaskyla: Petajavesi (Petajavesi Old Church & Petajavesi Old Church) and Hoyry Galleria (in Korpilahti). On the 1st (Sat), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Laajis. There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, admire the masterpieces at Jyvaskyla Art Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Muuramen Church, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Jyvaskyla tour planner .

Traveling by car from Saarijarvi to Jyvaskyla takes an hour. In May, daily temperatures in Jyvaskyla can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Joutsa.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Korpilahti, Petajavesi, Muuramen Church, Panda Factory Outlet, Nokkakivi Amusement Park
Find places to stay May 26 — Jun 1:
Highlights from your plan
Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
The Alvar Aalto 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. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Leivonmaki National Park and Art Center Haihatus.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Joutsa online day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Joutsa takes an hour. In June, daytime highs in Joutsa are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. You'll set off for home on the 4th (Tue).

Things to do in Joutsa

Nature Parks Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

Similar Plans

15 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN July, kids, beaches, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, outdoors, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 6 days in Central Finland & Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE August, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM FINLAND June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Southwest Finland & Central Finland BY A USER FROM FINLAND June, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Finnish Archipelago, Southwest Finland & Central Finland BY A USER FROM FINLAND June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Central Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans