8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  18​h 30​min
1
Jamsa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Laukaa
— 3 nights
Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: New York City

2
nights
Jamsa

Jamsa ©
Jämsä is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Central Finland region. Get out of town with these interesting Jamsa side-trips: Keuruu (Church of Keuruu & Old Church of Keuruu), Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi) and Korpilahti (Oravivuori Triangulation Tower & Hoyry Galleria). Spend the 20th (Thu) exploring nature at Leivonmaki National Park. It doesn't end there: fly down the slopes at Himos Ski Resort.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Jamsa day trip planning site .

New York City, USA to Jamsa is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from New York City to Jamsa, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from New York City in December; daily highs in Jamsa reach 30°F and lows reach 21°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Laukaa.

Things to do in Jamsa

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Korpilahti, Keuruu, Petajavesi Old Church, Leivonmaki National Park
Find places to stay Dec 18 — 20:
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Himos Ski Resort ©
Himos Ski Resort
Petajavesi Old Church ©
Petajavesi Old Church
Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

3
nights
Laukaa

Laukaa ©
Laukaa is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Western Finland, next to Jyväskylä and is part of the Central Finland region. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Laukaa: Jyvaskyla (The Craft Museum of Finland, Room Escape Games, & more). It doesn't end there: learn about all things military at Finnish Air Force Museum and get some fabulous bargains at Panda Factory Outlet.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Laukaa travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Jamsa to Laukaa takes 1.5 hours. December in Laukaa sees daily highs of 28°F and lows of 19°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Laukaa

#Fun & Games, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

Jyvaskyla, Panda Factory Outlet
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 23:
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The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
The Alvar Aalto Museum
Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
Room Escape Games

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