20 days in Central Finland Itinerary

20 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

5
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. Explore hidden gems such as Woikosken Automuseo and Kammiovuori Trail. Do some cultural sightseeing at Oravivuori Triangulation Tower and Sysma Church. Venture out of the city with trips to Päijänteen kansallispuisto (in Padasjoki), Paijatsalo Trail (in Sysma) and Mantyharju (Woikosken tehdasmuseo, Mantyharju Church, &more). Spend the 3rd (Wed) exploring nature at Leivonmaki National Park. It doesn't end there: stroll around Pirtin perinnepuisto and pause for some serene contemplation at Kangasniemi Church.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Joutsa trip itinerary website.

Valletta, Malta to Joutsa is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Valletta to Joutsa due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Valletta in July, plan for slightly colder days in Joutsa, with highs around °C, while nights are much colder with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Laukaa.

Things to do in Joutsa

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Mantyharju, Sysma, Kangasniemi, Päijänteen kansallispuisto, Oravivuori Triangulation Tower
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Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park
Paijatsalo Trail ©
Paijatsalo Trail
Päijänteen kansallispuisto ©
Päijänteen kansallispuisto

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. You'll discover tucked-away gems like 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). It doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Nokkakivi Amusement Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Laukaa travel route planner.

Getting from Joutsa to Laukaa by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Laukaa are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Viitasaari.

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

5
nights
Viitasaari

Viitasaari ©
Viitasaari is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the Central Finland region. Discover out-of-the-way places like Pyha-Hakki National Park and Sahis Aki resort. Take a break from the city and head to Kipinakodan Luonto- Ja Elamyspalvelut and Korkeakoski. Venture out of the city with trips to Riuttala Farmhouse Museum (in Karttula), Julmat Lammit (in Saarijarvi) and Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet (in Karstula). There's more to do: look for gifts at Nestori.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Viitasaari trip planner.

Drive from Laukaa to Viitasaari in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. You'll set off for Keuruu on the 14th (Sun).

Things to do in Viitasaari

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Saarijarvi, Riuttala Farmhouse Museum, Kipinakodan Luonto- Ja Elamyspalvelut, 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
Kipinakodan Luonto- Ja Elamyspalvelut ©
Kipinakodan Luonto- Ja Elamyspalvelut

6
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. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Church of Keuruu and Vitikkala Manor. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto and Old Church of Keuruu. Get out of town with these interesting Keuruu side-trips: Muistojen kappeli (Chapel of remembrance) (in Alavus), Killinkoski Church (in Virrat) and Pirunpesa (in Jalasjarvi). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Serlachius Museum Gustaf, take some stellar pictures from Padasjoen Tuomastornit, learn about winemaking at Pihamaa Estate & Winery, and head outdoors with Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Keuruu online trip planner.

You can drive from Viitasaari to Keuruu in 2 hours. Traveling from Viitasaari in July, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Keuruu. On the 20th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Keuruu

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Asikkala, Mantta-Vilppula, Muistojen kappeli (Chapel of remembrance), Padasjoen Tuomastornit, Vitikkala Manor
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Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Church of Keuruu ©
Church of Keuruu
Serlachius Museum Gustaf ©
Serlachius Museum Gustaf

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