15 days in Central Finland Itinerary

15 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Joutsa
— 2 nights
2
Jyvaskyla
— 5 nights
3
Saarijarvi
— 3 nights
4
Keuruu
— 2 nights

2
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 Leivonmaki National Park and Art Center Haihatus.

Before you visit Joutsa, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Muscat, Oman to Joutsa is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Muscat to Joutsa due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Muscat in August, things will get colder in Joutsa: highs are around °C and lows about °C. On the 4th (Sun), you'll travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Joutsa

Parks Nature Shopping
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Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

5
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Explore hidden gems such as Jyvaskyla Art Museum and Kuokkalan kartano. Finnish Air Force Museum and Natural History Museum of Central Finland are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Jyvaskyla: Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi), Himos Ski Resort (in Jamsa) and Korpilahti (Hoyry Galleria & Oravivuori Triangulation Tower). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Toivolan Vanha Piha, stop by Viherlandia, see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, and take in the waterfront activity at Jyvaskylan Harbour.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Jyvaskyla trip planning website.

Getting from Joutsa to Jyvaskyla by car takes about an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Korpilahti, Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko), Petajavesi Old Church, Himos Ski Resort, Panda Factory Outlet
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Toivolan Vanha Piha ©
Toivolan Vanha Piha
Kuokkalan kartano ©
Kuokkalan kartano
Jyvaskyla Art Museum ©
Jyvaskyla Art Museum

3
nights
Saarijarvi

Saarijarvi ©
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. Step off the beaten path and head to Pyha-Hakki National Park and Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet. Go for a jaunt from Saarijarvi to Viitasaari to see Sahis Aki resort about 54 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: have some family-friendly fun at Liikelataamo and take some stellar pictures from Julmat Lammit.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Saarijarvi trip builder app.

Getting from Jyvaskyla to Saarijarvi by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Keuruu.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet, Sahis Aki resort
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet ©
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
Liikelataamo ©
Liikelataamo

2
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. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Church of Keuruu and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Keuruu.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Keuruu trip planning website.

You can drive from Saarijarvi to Keuruu in 1.5 hours. August in Keuruu sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You will leave for home on the 14th (Wed).

Things to do in Keuruu

Historic Sites
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Church of Keuruu ©
Church of Keuruu

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