8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Start: Lagos
Fly + Drive:  19​h
1
Joutsa
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 4 nights
Fly:  22​h 15​min
End: Lagos

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. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Leivonmaki National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: view the masterpieces at Art Center Haihatus.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Joutsa online itinerary planner .

Lagos, Nigeria to Joutsa is an approximately 19-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lagos to Joutsa due to the time zone difference. In March, Joutsa is much colder than Lagos - with highs of 2°C and lows of -8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Joutsa

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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 a sense of the local culture at Finnish Air Force Museum and The Craft Museum of Finland. Do your shopping at Kuokkalan kartano and Panda Factory Outlet. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jyvaskyla: Oravivuori Triangulation Tower (in Korpilahti), Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi) and Himos Ski Resort (in Jamsa). On the 26th (Tue), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Laajis. The adventure continues: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, and look for gifts at Viherlandia.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Jyvaskyla online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Joutsa to Jyvaskyla by car takes about an hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors Museums Adventure

Side Trips

Panda Factory Outlet, Himos Ski Resort, Petajavesi Old Church, Oravivuori Triangulation Tower
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Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
The Alvar Aalto Museum
Himos Ski Resort ©
Himos Ski Resort

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