8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Start: Queenstown
Fly + Drive:  34​h
1
Muurame
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Saarijarvi
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  37​h
End: Queenstown

2
nights
Muurame

Muurame ©
Muurame is a municipality of Finland, located 16km south-west of Jyväskylä. Discover out-of-the-way places like Church of Keuruu and Kuokkalan silta. Explore Muurame's surroundings by going to Old Church of Keuruu (in Keuruu) and Nyrolan luontopolku (in Jyvaskyla). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to University of Jyvaskyla, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Muuramen Church, revel in the low prices at Panda Factory Outlet, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Tourujoen luontopolku.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Muurame trip planner .

Queenstown, New Zealand to Muurame is an approximately 34-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Queenstown to Muurame. In April in Muurame, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Muurame

Historic Sites Parks Trails

Side Trips

Jyvaskyla, Keuruu, Panda Factory Outlet, Hoyry Galleria
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Church of Keuruu ©
Church of Keuruu
Hoyry Galleria ©
Hoyry Galleria
Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko) ©
Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko)

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nights
Saarijarvi

Saarijarvi ©
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet and then savor the flavors at Nestori. On the next day, enjoy some friendly competition at Liikelataamo.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Saarijarvi road trip planning website .

Drive from Muurame to Saarijarvi in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in April, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Shopping Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Nestori, Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
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Liikelataamo ©
Liikelataamo
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet ©
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet

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