14 days in Central Finland Itinerary

14 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Finland planner

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Make it your trip
Fly to Vaasa Airport, Drive to Karstula
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Karstula
— 3 nights
Drive
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Jyvaskyla
— 9 nights
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Budapest

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Karstula

— 3 nights
Karstula is a municipality of Finland founded in 1867. Take a break from the city and head to Pyha-Hakki National Park and Sahis Aki resort. Venture out of the city with trips to Nestori (in Viitasaari) and Liikelataamo (in Saarijarvi). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet and take in the pleasant sights at Julmat Lammit.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Karstula trip planner.

Budapest, Hungary to Karstula is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Budapest to Karstula due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Budapest in January, things will get a bit cooler in Karstula: highs are around -7°C and lows about -13°C. On the 16th (Thu), you're off to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Karstula

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Jyvaskyla

— 9 nights
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Get outdoors at Himos Ski Resort and Leivonmaki National Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Jyvaskyla: Vitikkala Manor (in Jamsa), Keuruu (Church of Keuruu & Old Church of Keuruu) and Korpilahti (Oravivuori Triangulation Tower & Hoyry Galleria). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at University of Jyvaskyla, admire the striking features of Kuokkalan kartano, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Petajavesi Old Church.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Jyvaskyla online holiday planner.

You can drive from Karstula to Jyvaskyla in 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Jyvaskyla are -7°C, while nighttime lows are -14°C. On the 25th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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Central Finland travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Architectural Buildings · Nightlife
Central Finland is a region in Finland. It borders the regions of Päijät-Häme, Pirkanmaa, Southern Ostrobothnia, Central Ostrobothnia, Northern Ostrobothnia, Pohjois-Savo, and Etelä-Savo.Jyväskylä is the regional centre and by far the largest city in the area.Historical provincesFor history, geography and culture see: Tavastia, Savonia, Ostrobothnia

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