9 days in Central Finland Itinerary

9 days in Central Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Finland tour planner

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Drive
1
Jyvaskyla
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Saarijarvi
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Keuruu
— 2 nights
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Rovaniemi Airport

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3
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Explore hidden gems such as University of Jyvaskyla and Kuokkalan silta. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jyvaskyla: Room Escape Games (in Kuopio) and Korpilahti (Oravivuori Triangulation Tower & Hoyry Galleria). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Alvar Aalto Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko), take in the pleasant sights at Tourujoen Luontopolku, and take a memorable tour with Laajis.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Jyvaskyla road trip planning website.

Helsinki to Jyvaskyla is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. Traveling from Helsinki in December, things will get little chillier in Jyvaskyla: highs are around -2°C and lows about -8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 23 — 27:
Highlights from your trip
Laajis ©
Zipline
Laajis
2.7
University of Jyvaskyla ©
University / School
University of Jyvaskyla
4.6
Hoyry Galleria ©
Landmark
Hoyry Galleria
4.9

2
nights
Saarijarvi

Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet and then enjoy some friendly competition at Liikelataamo. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Hakki National Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Saarijarvi journey app.

Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Saarijarvi takes an hour. In December, daily temperatures in Saarijarvi can reach -2°C, while at night they dip to -8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Keuruu.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Nature · Parks · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 27 — 29:
Highlights from your trip
Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
National Park
Pyha-Hakki National Park
4.7
Liikelataamo ©
Bowling Alley
Liikelataamo
4.8
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet ©
Specialty Museum
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
4.6

2
nights
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. On the 30th (Sun), fly down the slopes at Himos Ski Resort, then admire the landmark architecture of Petajavesi Old Church, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Keuruu. On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Church of Keuruu.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Keuruu online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Saarijarvi to Keuruu by car takes about 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Keuruu can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -7°C. On the 31st (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Keuruu

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 29 — 31:
Highlights from your trip
Himos Ski Resort ©
Ski Area
Himos Ski Resort
3.8
Petajavesi Old Church ©
World heritage site
Petajavesi Old Church
4.4

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