15 days in Central Finland Itinerary

15 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Keuruu
— 4 nights
2
Viitasaari
— 3 nights
3
Laukaa
— 3 nights
4
Joutsa
— 4 nights

4
nights
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. Get a sense of the local culture at Church of Keuruu and Serlachius Museum Gustaf. Take a break from the city and head to Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto and Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto. Get out of town with these interesting Keuruu side-trips: JM-Rally Parc Ferme (in Toysa), Vitikkala Manor (in Jamsa) and Pirunpesa (in Jalasjarvi). There's more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Old Church of Keuruu and admire the striking features of Petajavesi Old Church.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Keuruu travel planner.

Hamburg, Germany to Keuruu is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Hamburg in July; daily highs in Keuruu reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Viitasaari.

Things to do in Keuruu

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

JM-Rally Parc Ferme, Vitikkala Manor, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto, Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto, Petajavesi Old Church
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Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Church of Keuruu ©
Church of Keuruu
Serlachius Museum Gustaf ©
Serlachius Museum Gustaf

3
nights
Viitasaari

Viitasaari ©
Viitasaari is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the Central Finland region. Get in touch with nature at Pyha-Hakki National Park and Sahis Aki resort. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet and Riuttala Farmhouse Museum. Go for a jaunt from Viitasaari to Tuovilanlahti to see Korkeakoski about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Nestori.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Viitasaari trip planner.

You can drive from Keuruu to Viitasaari in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Viitasaari are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Laukaa.

Things to do in Viitasaari

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Riuttala Farmhouse Museum, Pyha-Hakki National Park, Korkeakoski, Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet ©
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
Korkeakoski ©
Korkeakoski

3
nights
Laukaa

Laukaa ©
Laukaa is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Western Finland, next to Jyväskylä and is part of the Central Finland region. Step off the beaten path and head to Southern Konnevesi National park and Savo Railway Line Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Laukaa: Sinivuori Hiking trail (in Kangasniemi) and Liikelataamo (in Saarijarvi). The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Nokkakivi Amusement Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Laukaa online vacation planner.

Getting from Viitasaari to Laukaa by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Laukaa are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Joutsa.

Things to do in Laukaa

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Southern Konnevesi National park, Sinivuori Hiking trail, Liikelataamo, Savo Railway Line Museum
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Savo Railway Line Museum ©
Savo Railway Line Museum
Liikelataamo ©
Liikelataamo

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. Step off the beaten path and head to Paijatsalo Trail and Päijänteen kansallispuisto. Visiting Leivonmaki National Park and Kammiovuori Trail will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Joutsa: Oravivuori Triangulation Tower (in Korpilahti) and Woikosken tehdasmuseo (in Mantyharju).

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Joutsa road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Laukaa to Joutsa takes 1.5 hours. July in Joutsa sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Joutsa

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sysma, Päijänteen kansallispuisto, Oravivuori Triangulation Tower, Woikosken tehdasmuseo
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Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park
Paijatsalo Trail ©
Paijatsalo Trail
Päijänteen kansallispuisto ©
Päijänteen kansallispuisto

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