7 days in Jyvaskyla & Turku Itinerary

7 days in Jyvaskyla & Turku Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip planner

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Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
Drive
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Turku
— 5 nights
Drive

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Jyvaskyla

— 1 night
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): take in the views from Karkisten Silta, hit the slopes at Himos Ski Resort, shop like a local with Vitikkala Manor, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, then examine the collection at Finnish Air Force Museum, and finally examine the collection at The Alvar Aalto Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the pleasant sights at Tourujoen Luontopolku, stroll around Maki-Matin perhepuisto, snap pictures at Kuokkalan silta, then browse the exhibits of Kuokkalan kartano, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Jyvaskylan Harbour, and finally take in the architecture and design of University of Jyvaskyla.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Jyvaskyla trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Jyvaskyla. In May, daily temperatures in Jyvaskyla can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Outdoors

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Turku

— 5 nights
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Head to Market Square Kauppatori and Turun Kauppahallifor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Helsinki (Pohjolan toimitalo, Helsinki Cathedral, &more). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, admire the masterpieces at Turku Art Museum, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, and brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Turku day trip app.

Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Turku takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Turku, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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