8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Start: Nantes
Fly + Drive:  11​h 15​min
1
Joutsa
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Nantes

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. On the 21st (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Leivonmaki National Park. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Art Center Haihatus.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Joutsa day trip planner.

Nantes, France to Joutsa is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Eastern European Time is 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Nantes in April: high temperatures in Joutsa hover around 9°C and lows are around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Joutsa

Nature Parks Shopping
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Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

4
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Get out of town with these interesting Jyvaskyla side-trips: Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi) and Himos Ski Resort (in Jamsa). On the 25th (Thu), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Laajis. The adventure continues: brush up on your military savvy at Finnish Air Force Museum, view the masterpieces at Kuokkalan kartano, go for a walk through Tourujoen luontopolku, and make a trip to University of Jyvaskyla.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Jyvaskyla journey builder tool .

You can drive from Joutsa to Jyvaskyla in an hour. In April, daily temperatures in Jyvaskyla can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors Museums Adventure

Side Trips

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