15 days in Central Finland Itinerary

15 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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15 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Start: Erie
Fly + Drive:  24​h
1
Joutsa
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Saarijarvi
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  25​h
End: Erie

3
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. Spend the 25th (Thu) exploring nature at Leivonmaki National Park. There's still lots to do: take in the exciting artwork at Art Center Haihatus.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Joutsa trip planner .

Erie, USA to Joutsa is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Erie in April, with highs in Joutsa at 46°F and lows at 27°F. On the 27th (Sat), you're off toJyvaskyla.

Things to do in Joutsa

Nature Parks 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. Shop till you drop at Kuokkalan kartano and Panda Factory Outlet. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Jyvaskyla: Himos Ski Resort (in Jamsa), Oravivuori Triangulation Tower (in Korpilahti) and Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi). On the 1st (Wed), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Laajis. There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Finnish Air Force Museum, make a trip to Saynatsalo Town Hall, take in the architecture and design of University of Jyvaskyla, and see the interesting displays at The Craft Museum of Finland.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Jyvaskyla trip maker .

Getting from Joutsa to Jyvaskyla by car takes about an hour. In April, daytime highs in Jyvaskyla are 44°F, while nighttime lows are 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors Museums Adventure

Side Trips

Oravivuori Triangulation Tower, Panda Factory Outlet, Himos Ski Resort, Petajavesi Old Church
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Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
Kuokkalan kartano ©
Kuokkalan kartano
Panda Factory Outlet ©
Panda Factory Outlet

4
nights
Saarijarvi

Saarijarvi ©
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. When in Saarijarvi, make a side trip to see Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet in Karstula, approximately 42 minutes away. Spend the 3rd (Fri) exploring nature at Pyha-Hakki National Park. There's more to do: perfect your strike at Liikelataamo.

For maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Saarijarvi tour builder site .

Drive from Jyvaskyla to Saarijarvi in an hour. May in Saarijarvi sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 37°F at night. You will leave for home on the 6th (Mon).

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park
Liikelataamo ©
Liikelataamo
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet ©
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet

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