Central Finland is a perfect tourist destination with enchanting sceneries, wide choice of accommodation and activity options, interesting international events and festivals. Central Finland is a place to enjoy the nature, have fun and learn more about the Finnish culture. For a traveler, the best part of the experience is that all the locations and places of interest are just an hour drive away from each other.
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Despite its name, Central Finland is located in the southern part of Finland. The main city of the region – Jyväskylä – is just about three hours' drive to the northeast from Helsinki. A variety of transportation modes and easy connection by plane, by train or by bus bring this region closer to you.