5 days in Central Finland Itinerary

5 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Finland journey planner

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Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Saarijarvi
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Saarijarvi
— 1 night
Drive
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Jyvaskyla
— 3 nights
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Geneva

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Saarijarvi

— 1 night
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Hakki National Park.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Saarijarvi trip planner.

Geneva, Switzerland to Saarijarvi is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Geneva to Saarijarvi is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Geneva in September, with highs in Saarijarvi at 16°C and lows at 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Parks · Nature
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Jyvaskyla

— 3 nights
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Step out of Jyvaskyla to go to Joutsa and see Leivonmaki National Park, which is approximately 52 minutes away. 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), and learn about all things military at Finnish Air Force Museum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Jyvaskyla trip maker app.

Getting from Saarijarvi to Jyvaskyla by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Parks · Nature

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Central Finland travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Architectural Buildings · Room Escape Games
Central Finland is a region in Finland. It borders the regions of Päijät-Häme, Pirkanmaa, Southern Ostrobothnia, Central Ostrobothnia, Northern Ostrobothnia, Pohjois-Savo, and Etelä-Savo.Jyväskylä is the regional centre and by far the largest city in the area.Historical provincesFor history, geography and culture see: Tavastia, Savonia, Ostrobothnia

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