Enchanting nature, laidback atmosphere and versatile selection of activities will make every visitor fall in love with Karstula. Area’s multiple lakes and waterways create endless possibilities for water sports. One can for example feed the need for speed at a rafting safari or fish on the longest waterway in the Jyväskylä Region, Heijostenkoski rapid. Beautiful lakeview can be admired from Kirkkovuori view tower, that also has a barbecue hut nearby for frying sausage or other picninc snacks. Wanhat Wehkeet car museum is an interesting day trip destination for a car enthusiastic; the oldest vehicles in the museum date back to the year 1920!


Distance to Jyväskylä – 100 km abt. 85 minute
Distance to the airport – 85 km, abt. 70 minute
Public beaches – yes
Attractions for children – yes