8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Drive
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Viitasaari
— 1 night
Drive
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Jyvaskyla
— 6 nights
Fly

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Viitasaari

— 1 night
Viitasaari is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the Central Finland region. On the 3rd (Sat), see the interesting displays at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet, fly down the slopes at Sahis Aki resort, and then stop by Nestori. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Hakki National Park.

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Helsinki to Viitasaari is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. When traveling from Helsinki in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Viitasaari, with highs around 6°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Viitasaari

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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Jyvaskyla

— 6 nights
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: Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi), Jamsa (Vitikkala Manor & Himos Ski Resort) and Keuruu (Church of Keuruu & Old Church of Keuruu). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, head outdoors with Laajis, walk around Maki-Matin perhepuisto, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Central Finland.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Jyvaskyla trip site.

Traveling by car from Viitasaari to Jyvaskyla takes 1.5 hours. In October in Jyvaskyla, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

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Central Finland travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Architectural Buildings · Nightlife
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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