7 days in Central Finland Itinerary

7 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Jyvaskyla
— 4 nights
Drive
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Saarijarvi
— 2 nights
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Jyvaskyla

— 4 nights
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Leivonmaki National Park and Jyvaskylan Harbour. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Jyvaskyla: Vitikkala Manor (in Jamsa) and Oravivuori Triangulation Tower (in Korpilahti). The adventure continues: stroll around Tourujoen Luontopolku, make a trip to Saynatsalo Town Hall, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at University of Jyvaskyla, and take in the views from Kuokkalan silta.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Jyvaskyla attractions planner.

Helsinki to Jyvaskyla is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

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Saarijarvi

— 2 nights
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. On the 24th (Sat), explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Hakki National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take in panoramic vistas at Kirkkovuori Nature Observation Tower and then see the interesting displays at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Saarijarvi online visit planner.

Drive from Jyvaskyla to Saarijarvi in 1.5 hours. In July in Saarijarvi, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

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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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