8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Drive to Newark Liberty International Airport, Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Jyvaskyla
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Jyvaskyla
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Karstula
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Drive to Vaasa Airport, Fly to Newark Liberty International Airport, Drive to Newark

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Jyvaskyla

Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Change things up with these side-trips from Jyvaskyla: Keuruu (Old Church of Keuruu & Church of Keuruu), Vitikkala Manor (in Jamsa) and Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi). There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Finnish Air Force Museum, stroll around Maki-Matin perhepuisto, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and examine the collection at Toivolan Vanha Piha.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Jyvaskyla travel route planning website.

Newark, USA to Jyvaskyla is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 7 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Newark in May; daily highs in Jyvaskyla reach 59°F and lows reach 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Karstula.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 20 — 23:

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Karstula

Karstula is a municipality of Finland founded in 1867. On the 24th (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Hakki National Park and then see the interesting displays at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Nestori, then get your game on at Liikelataamo, and then take some stellar pictures from Julmat Lammit.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Karstula trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Jyvaskyla to Karstula by car takes about 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Karstula can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Karstula

Nature · Parks · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Central Finland travel guide

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Specialty Museums · History Museums · Military Museums
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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