8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Saarijarvi
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Joutsa
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h
End: Copenhagen

1
day
Saarijarvi

Saarijarvi ©
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. Pyha-Hakki National Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 7th (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Hakki National Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Saarijarvi trip planner.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Saarijarvi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Copenhagen in June since evenings lows in Saarijarvi dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Nature Parks
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park

5
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Visiting Valkeisenlampi and Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Church of Keuruu (in Keuruu), Mantta-Vilppula (Serlachius Museum Gosta & Serlachius Museum Gustaf) and Kuopio (Kuopio Market City Hall, Room Escape Games, & more). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Petajavesi Old Church, explore the world behind art at Jyvaskyla Art Museum, and hit the slopes at Himos Ski Resort.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Jyvaskyla trip itinerary builder website .

Drive from Saarijarvi to Jyvaskyla in an hour. In June, daytime highs in Jyvaskyla are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Joutsa.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Kuopio, Mantta-Vilppula, Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto, Church of Keuruu, Himos Ski Resort
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Puijo Tower ©
Puijo Tower
Himos Ski Resort ©
Himos Ski Resort
Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto ©
Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto

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. To see ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Joutsa tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Joutsa takes an hour. June in Joutsa sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Joutsa

Nature Parks
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Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

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