6 days in Central Finland Itinerary

6 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Finland visit planner

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

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Jyvaskyla

— 3 nights
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Visiting Himos Ski Resort and Laajis will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Jyvaskyla: Leivonmaki National Park (in Joutsa) and Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at The Alvar Aalto Museum, look for gifts at Punnitse & Saasta, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Jyvaskyla itinerary builder site.

Manchester, UK to Jyvaskyla is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 2 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Manchester in January, with highs in Jyvaskyla at -7°C and lows at -14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

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Saarijarvi

— 1 night
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Hakki National Park.

Plan my day in Saarijarvi using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Saarijarvi takes an hour. In January, plan for daily highs up to -7°C, and evening lows to -14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Nature · Parks
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Central Finland travel guide

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Specialty Museums · History Museums · Military Museums
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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