8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Joutsa
— 1 day
2
Jyvaskyla
— 4 nights
3
Saarijarvi
— 1 night
4
Keuruu
— 1 night

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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 11th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Leivonmaki National Park.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Joutsa travel itinerary planner.

Indianapolis, USA to Joutsa is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 7 hours. Traveling from Indianapolis in August, expect Joutsa to be little chillier, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Joutsa

Parks Nature
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Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

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Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Step off the beaten path and head to Oravivuori Triangulation Tower and Kuokkalan silta. Escape the urban bustle at Laajis and Himos Ski Resort. Take a break from Jyvaskyla with a short trip to Petajavesi Old Church in Petajavesi, about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Alvar Aalto Museum, take in the architecture and design of University of Jyvaskyla, stop by Punnitse & Saasta, and take in the waterfront activity at Jyvaskylan Harbour.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Jyvaskyla trip app.

You can drive from Joutsa to Jyvaskyla in an hour. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Himos Ski Resort, Petajavesi Old Church, Oravivuori Triangulation Tower
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Laajis ©
Laajis
Himos Ski Resort ©
Himos Ski Resort
Petajavesi Old Church ©
Petajavesi Old Church

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Saarijarvi

Saarijarvi ©
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. On the 16th (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Hakki National Park.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Saarijarvi trip maker tool.

Getting from Jyvaskyla to Saarijarvi by car takes about an hour. August in Saarijarvi sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Keuruu.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

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

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Keuruu

Keuruu ©
Keuruu is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Central Finland region.The municipality has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Church of Keuruu and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Keuruu.

For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Keuruu trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Saarijarvi to Keuruu takes 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Keuruu can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. On the 17th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Keuruu

Historic Sites
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Church of Keuruu ©
Church of Keuruu

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