7 days in Central Finland Itinerary

7 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Lisbon
Fly + Drive:  16 h 15 min
1
Saarijarvi
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Joutsa
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Lisbon

1
day
Saarijarvi

Saarijarvi ©
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Hakki National Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Saarijarvi online holiday builder.

Lisbon, Portugal to Saarijarvi is an approximately 16- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Lisbon to Saarijarvi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lisbon in April, things will get much colder in Saarijarvi: highs are around 7°C and lows about -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Parks Nature
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park

4
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Your inner history buff will appreciate Petajavesi Old Church and Oravivuori Triangulation Tower. The Alvar Aalto Museum and Finnish Air Force Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in Jyvaskyla, make a side trip to see Himos Ski Resort in Jamsa, approximately Jamsa away. There's lots more to do: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, take in the pleasant sights at Tourujoen Luontopolku, stop by Punnitse & Saasta, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Jyvaskyla trip tool.

Drive from Saarijarvi to Jyvaskyla in an hour. In April, daily temperatures in Jyvaskyla can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Joutsa.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors Museums Tours

Side Trips

Himos Ski Resort, Oravivuori Triangulation Tower, Petajavesi Old Church
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Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
The Alvar Aalto Museum
Petajavesi Old Church ©
Petajavesi Old Church

1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): shop like a local with Art Center Haihatus.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Joutsa trip website.

Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Joutsa takes an hour. In April in Joutsa, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and -3°C at night. On the 7th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Joutsa

Shopping Museums
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