15 days in Central Finland Itinerary

15 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Finland itinerary planner

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Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Joutsa
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Joutsa
— 1 night
Drive
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Jyvaskyla
— 6 nights
Drive
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Saarijarvi
— 3 nights
Drive
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Keuruu
— 3 nights
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Joutsa

— 1 night
Joutsa is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Central Finland region. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Leivonmaki National Park. On your second day here, get a taste of the local shopping with Art Center Haihatus and then gear up at Himos Ski Resort.

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Brussels, Belgium to Joutsa is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Brussels to Joutsa. Traveling from Brussels in September, expect Joutsa to be slightly colder, temps between 17°C and 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Joutsa

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Jyvaskyla

— 6 nights
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Maki-Matin perhepuisto and Kuokkalan kartano. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Jyvaskyla: Korpilahti (Hoyry Galleria & Oravivuori Triangulation Tower). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, take in the waterfront at Jyvaskylan Harbour, learn about all things military at Finnish Air Force Museum, and take in the views from Kuokkalan silta.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Jyvaskyla trip builder app.

You can drive from Joutsa to Jyvaskyla in an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Tours · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 2 — 8:

Saarijarvi

— 3 nights
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Pyha-Hakki National Park and Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet. It doesn't end there: have some family-friendly fun at Liikelataamo.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Saarijarvi trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Jyvaskyla to Saarijarvi by car takes about 1.5 hours. September in Saarijarvi sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Keuruu.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games · Museums

Side Trip

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Keuruu

— 3 nights
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. Step off the beaten path and head to Old Church of Keuruu and Church of Keuruu. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Petajavesi Old Church.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Keuruu online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Saarijarvi to Keuruu takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Keuruu can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. You'll set off for home on the 14th (Sat).

Things to do in Keuruu

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 11 — 14:

Central Finland travel guide

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Specialty Museums · History Museums · Military Museums
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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