9 days in Central Finland Itinerary

9 days in Central Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dallas
Fly:  25 h
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  23 h 15 min
End: Dallas


Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Venture out of the city with trips to Jamsa (Himos Ski Resort & Vitikkala Manor), Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi) and Old Church of Keuruu (in Keuruu). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at The Alvar Aalto Museum, take in the views from Kuokkalan silta, take an in-depth tour of Finnish Air Force Museum, and don't miss a visit to Saynatsalo Town Hall.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Jyvaskyla tour itinerary builder tool.

Dallas, USA to Jyvaskyla is an approximately 24- hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dallas to Jyvaskyla is 8 hours. Traveling from Dallas in December, things will get much colder in Jyvaskyla: highs are around 28°F and lows about 19°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Karstula.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Jamsa, Korpilahti, Panda Factory Outlet, Petajavesi Old Church, Old Church of Keuruu
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Toivolan Vanha Piha ©
Toivolan Vanha Piha
The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
The Alvar Aalto Museum
Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum


Karstula ©
Karstula is a municipality of Finland founded in 1867. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): get great views at Julmat Lammit and then examine the collection at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Karstula online road trip planner.

You can drive from Jyvaskyla to Karstula in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 29°F in December, and nighttime lows around 20°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Karstula


Side Trip

Julmat Lammit
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Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet ©
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
Julmat Lammit ©
Julmat Lammit