At Saarijärvi you’ll be spending your holiday enjoying the beautiful Lakeland scenery and the town’s versatile services. Make a trip to the Stone Age Village to learn about the history of the area, snap a picture of the picturesque Hernesaari Mill and take in the scenery of impressive Haikankärki ridge. Saarijärvi is also the home of Pyhä-Häkki National Park that can be explored on its accessible hiking trails. National park’s old pine trees whisper stories from four centuries ago – ancient forests are a magnificent sight and they give a certain feel of nature’s mysticism. Can your fingers reach each other when hugging the oldest and biggest tree in the park?



Distance to Jyväskylä – 65 km, abt. 55 minutes
Distance to the airport – 48 km, abt. 40 minutes
Public beaches – yes
Attractions for children – yes