15 days in Central Finland Itinerary

15 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Finland trip itinerary planner

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Drive to London Heathrow Airport, Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Jyvaskyla
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Jyvaskyla
— 6 nights
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Saarijarvi
— 8 nights
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Jyvaskyla

— 6 nights
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Explore Jyvaskyla's surroundings by going to Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi), Korpilahti (Hoyry Galleria & Oravivuori Triangulation Tower) and Keuruu (Church of Keuruu & Old Church of Keuruu). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Alvar Aalto Museum, get engrossed in the history at Finnish Air Force Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, and deepen your understanding at The Craft Museum of Finland.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Jyvaskyla tour itinerary planner.

London, UK to Jyvaskyla is an approximately 11-hour combination of car and flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Jyvaskyla is 2 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from London in January, with highs in Jyvaskyla at -7°C and lows at -14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

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Saarijarvi

— 8 nights
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saarijarvi: Karstula (Kirkkovuori Nature Observation Tower & Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet) and Viitasaari (Sahis Aki resort & Nestori). Spend the 10th (Mon) exploring nature at Pyha-Hakki National Park. There's more to do: go for a walk through Julmat Lammit.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Saarijarvi visit planner.

You can drive from Jyvaskyla to Saarijarvi in 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Saarijarvi can reach -7°C, while at night they dip to -14°C. You will leave for home on the 17th (Mon).

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

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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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