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Guided forest trek

Trekking · Lakeland
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Experience beautiful Finnish nature!

Have a relaxing and peaceful time while experiencing the silence of the Finnish forests. Surrounding countryside offers wide variety of sceneries along the way.

On a guided forest trek you will enjoy peaceful and relaxing forest landscape. Our guide will lead you beautiful paths, where you can see different species in the forest flora and fauna. While journey we will have a break on a hut and have some coffee made by open fire. Necessary equipment’s are included in the package, small snacks available on the hiking trip.
2 Hours
Available until
August 31, 2020
We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 1 day or less before the event.
Small snacks available on the hiking trip, also necessary equipment’s are included in the package.

Public transport

Varjola is located in the middle of Finland, nearest train station Jyväskylä is only 26 km from Varjola. We can offer transfers from Jyväskylä train station, contact us by email: From Jyväskylä it is possible to take a taxi, rental car, or local bus. The rail journey to Jyväskylä takes 1.5 hours from Tampere and less than 3.5 hours from Helsinki. Information on special offers is available at You can buy tickets at the VR Online Shop. Tickets can also be purchased at the Travel Centre.

For bus timetables and fares, click here: or Occasionally Matkahuolto offers highly affordable tickets to Jyväskylä at €10 or even lower. The Onnibus budget bus company also operates services to Jyväskylä. Check the Onnibussi timetables and fares here: When travelling by train or coach, you will arrive in Jyväskylä city centre.

Getting there

Varjola is situated in Central Finland, 26 km north from Jyväskylä city and just 19 km from the Jyväskylä airport. 


Address: Vilppulantie 51, 41370 Kuusa (Laukaa).


Need a transfer to Varjola?

We can offer transfers from Jyväskylä train station and Jyväskylä Airport

Prices to transfer to Varjola (one way):Jyväskylä Central train station  70 EUR / 1-4 personsJyväskylä Central train station  89 EUR / 5-8 persons

Jyväskylä Airport  50 EUR/1-4 personsJyväskylä Airport  63 EUR/5-8 persons

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From Jyväskylä city center Drive to Laukaa and from the traffic circle in Laukaa continue approximately 5 km towards Suolahti. Just before the big bridge going over the Kuusa rapids turn left (sign: Valkola 8). Then drive 200 m and you arrive to Varjola.

From Jyväskylä (Tikkakoski) airport Turn to left (E75) towards north. Drive about 1,5 km and then turn to the right following sign towards Laukaa. Drive about 10 km and then you arrive to a T-crossing. Turn left and drive about 3,5 km towards Suolahti. Just before the big bridge going over the Kuusa rapids turn left (sign: Valkola 8). Then drive 200 m and you arrive to Varjola.


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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike


Vilppulantie 51
41370 Kuusa
Phone 020 792 8080
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Tuomas Paloniemi
Updated: February 25, 2020

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