16 days in Central Finland Itinerary

16 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Jyvaskyla
— 7 nights
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Karstula
— 8 nights

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Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Get out of town with these interesting Jyvaskyla side-trips: Keuruu (Church of Keuruu & Old Church of Keuruu), Leivonmaki National Park (in Joutsa) and Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, get engrossed in the history at Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland), walk around Maki-Matin perhepuisto, and admire the masterpieces at Jyvaskyla Art Museum.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Jyvaskyla trip itinerary app.

Brussels, Belgium to Jyvaskyla is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Brussels to Jyvaskyla due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brussels in August, Jyvaskyla is a bit cooler at night with lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Karstula.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Parks · Museums · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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National Park
Leivonmaki National Park
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Specialty Museum
The Alvar Aalto Museum
3.9
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Military Museum
Finnish Air Force Museum
4.5

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Karstula

Karstula ©
Karstula is a municipality of Finland founded in 1867. When in Karstula, make a side trip to see Pyha-Hakki National Park in Saarijarvi, approximately Saarijarvi away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet, take in panoramic vistas at Kirkkovuori Nature Observation Tower, and take in the pleasant sights at Julmat Lammit.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Karstula trip planner.

Getting from Jyvaskyla to Karstula by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 10°C. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Karstula

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 20 — 28:
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National Park
Pyha-Hakki National Park
4.7
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Specialty Museum
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
4.6

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