Jyväskylä on the moveHome to nearly 140,000 inhabitants, Jyväskylä is an active and attractive city of sports and well-being located in the heart of the beautiful Finnish lake district. Jyväskylä is renowned as a city of education and sports and as a centre for a wide range of events. The city follows the path marked out by Alvar Aalto, education and culture, and has been proven as offering the best growth environment for children in Finland. Jyväskylä combines urban life with a unique proximity to nature.
This resource-smart City of Light invests in everyday security and business. A wide variety of sports and leisure activities, magnificent nature and active cultural life make the city a source of pleasure for inhabitants and visitors alike. Jyväskylä is a place that is easy to visit and stay.