14 days in Central Finland Itinerary

14 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Detroit
Fly + Drive:  23 h 15 min
1
Saarijarvi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Joutsa
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  19 h 45 min
End: Detroit

2
nights
Saarijarvi

Saarijarvi ©
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet and then have some family-friendly fun at Liikelataamo.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Saarijarvi sightseeing planner.

Detroit, USA to Saarijarvi is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Detroit to Saarijarvi is 7 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Detroit in May, with highs in Saarijarvi at 59°F and lows at 37°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Nature Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
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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. Do some cultural sightseeing at Finnish Air Force Museum and The Alvar Aalto Museum. Appreciate the collections at Natural History Museum of Central Finland and Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland). Change things up with these side-trips from Jyvaskyla: Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi), Himos Ski Resort (in Jamsa) and Keuruu (Church of Keuruu & Old Church of Keuruu). There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Craft Museum of Finland, walk around Maki-Matin perhepuisto, contemplate the long history of Oravivuori Triangulation Tower, and admire the masterpieces at Jyvaskyla Art Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Jyvaskyla online trip maker.

Getting from Saarijarvi to Jyvaskyla by car takes about an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Joutsa.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trips

Keuruu, Petajavesi Old Church, Oravivuori Triangulation Tower, Himos Ski Resort, Panda Factory Outlet
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Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
The Alvar Aalto Museum
Natural History Museum of Central Finland ©
Natural History Museum of Central Finland

4
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. Spend the 26th (Sun) exploring nature at Leivonmaki National Park. It doesn't end there: view the masterpieces at Art Center Haihatus.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Joutsa online route planner.

Getting from Jyvaskyla to Joutsa by car takes about an hour. In May, daytime highs in Joutsa are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. You'll set off for home on the 28th (Tue).

Things to do in Joutsa

Nature Parks Shopping
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Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

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