8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Start: Stuttgart
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Jyvaskyla
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Saarijarvi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Keuruu
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Stuttgart

3
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Venture out of the city with trips to Oravivuori Triangulation Tower (in Korpilahti), Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi) and Himos Ski Resort (in Jamsa). On the 31st (Mon), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Laajis. There's still lots to do: learn about all things military at Finnish Air Force Museum, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, examine the collection at The Craft Museum of Finland, and take in the exciting artwork at Kuokkalan kartano.

To find other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Jyvaskyla trip planner .

Stuttgart, Germany to Jyvaskyla is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Stuttgart to Jyvaskyla. Traveling from Stuttgart in December, things will get little chillier in Jyvaskyla: highs are around -2°C and lows about -8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors Museums Adventure

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Saarijarvi

Saarijarvi ©
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. On the 2nd (Wed), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Hakki National Park. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet and then perfect your strike at Liikelataamo.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Saarijarvi online trip maker .

You can drive from Jyvaskyla to Saarijarvi in an hour. In January in Saarijarvi, expect temperatures between -7°C during the day and -14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Keuruu.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park
Liikelataamo ©
Liikelataamo
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet ©
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet

1
night
Keuruu

Keuruu ©
Keuruu is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Central Finland region.The municipality has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Keuruu and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Church of Keuruu.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Keuruu driving holiday planner.

Drive from Saarijarvi to Keuruu in 1.5 hours. In January in Keuruu, expect temperatures between -7°C during the day and -13°C at night. On the 4th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Keuruu

Historic Sites
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Church of Keuruu ©
Church of Keuruu

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