9 days in Helsinki, Jyvaskyla & Oulu Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki, Jyvaskyla & Oulu Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Jyvaskyla
— 3 nights
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Oulu
— 2 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and walk around The Esplanadi Park.

For reviews and tourist information, use the Helsinki route builder.

Jyvaskyla to Helsinki is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Jyvaskyla in May since evenings lows in Helsinki dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums · Parks
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jyvaskyla: Southern Konnevesi National park (in Rautalampi), Keuruu (Church of Keuruu & Old Church of Keuruu) and Vitikkala Manor (in Jamsa). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Hakki National Park, take in the views from Karkisten Silta, take in the pleasant sights at Tourujoen Luontopolku, and admire the landmark architecture of Petajavesi Old Church.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Jyvaskyla online vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Jyvaskyla takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Helsinki in May since evenings lows in Jyvaskyla dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Oulu.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Nightlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 10 — 13:
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park
Tourujoen Luontopolku ©
Tourujoen Luontopolku
Petajavesi Old Church ©
Petajavesi Old Church

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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden, University of Oulu, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Koitelinkoski. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Ainolan Puisto, examine the collection at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, explore the landscape on two wheels at Outdoors Oulu Oy, then look for all kinds of wild species at Hupisaaret Park, and finally steep yourself in history at Kauppahalli.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Oulu online journey planner.

You can drive from Jyvaskyla to Oulu in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Jyvaskyla in May, plan for a bit cooler days in Oulu, with highs around 14°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Koitelinkoski ©
Koitelinkoski
Outdoors Oulu Oy ©
Outdoors Oulu Oy
Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park

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