8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Start: Duluth
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Jamsa
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Laukaa
— 4 nights
Fly:  22​h 45​min
End: Duluth

1
night
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. On the 6th (Mon), fly down the slopes at Himos Ski Resort and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Petajavesi Old Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Leivonmaki National Park.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Jamsa journey planner .

Duluth, USA to Jamsa is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 8 hours. When traveling from Duluth in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Jamsa, with highs around 59°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Laukaa.

Things to do in Jamsa

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Petajavesi Old Church, Leivonmaki National Park
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Himos Ski Resort ©
Himos Ski Resort
Petajavesi Old Church ©
Petajavesi Old Church
Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

4
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. The Alvar Aalto Museum and The Craft Museum of Finland will appeal to museum buffs. Visiting Pyha-Hakki National Park and Laajis will get you outdoors. Explore Laukaa's surroundings by going to Jyvaskyla (Natural History Museum of Central Finland, Kuokkalan kartano, & more) and Panda Factory Outlet (in Vaajakoski). There's more to do: examine the collection at Finnish Air Force Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Laukaa driving holiday planning app .

Getting from Jamsa to Laukaa by car takes about 1.5 hours. May in Laukaa sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 37°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Laukaa

Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Jyvaskyla, Panda Factory Outlet, Pyha-Hakki National Park
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The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
The Alvar Aalto Museum
Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park

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