Keuruu is one of the towns you should visit during your stay in Central Finland. Besides sports events and cultural sites, this region offers diverse opportunities for enjoying nature all year round.
Begin your trip with a visit to the historical part of Keuruu – Old Keuruu, which has one of the oldest church buildings in Central Finland dating back to 1758. Among other historical buildings there are Old Rectory and yard buildings. Former railway station is yet another point of attraction. It is also a popular venue for summer exhibitions. The Museum of Local History and Culture together with Punnonen house will tell more about the history, art and culture of Keuruu.
After the dive into the past, take a cruise on the paddle wheeler Elias Lönnrot to enjoy lake views. In summer, you can also visit Haapamäki Steam Locomotive Park, which has a lot of railway equipment, steam engines and the longest miniature railway in Finland.
There are many accommodation options in the area – from cosy wooden cottages to camping areas and hotels.