Jämsä is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Central Finland. The largest ski resort in Southern Finland "Himos", a one of a kind manor with elks and reindeer, events and places related to the felt industry and international sports competitions attract thousands of tourists from all over the world. Jämsä has good transport connections. The road traffic from Jyväskylä, Tampere, and Lahti meet at Jämsä, on the cross-roads of highways 9 and 24. All the trains between Tampere and Jyväskylä stops at the Jämsä railway station.