Things to do in Kuopio
The Puijo tower built on top of the Puijo hill is a well known landmark in Kuopio. The top of the tower reaches up to 150 meters from the Kallavesi lake.
Kuopio square and kalakukko
According to a saying every story about Savo starts at the Kuopio square, which is the uncontested center of the city. It’s also not surprising that the local delicacy Kalakukko (“fish rooster”) brings people from all over Finland to the square. Kalakukko is a local treat and it’s a type of bread made out of rye bread dough, pork and fish.
Tahko ski center
Tahko is located only a short drive away from Kuopio and it’s one of Finland's most popular skiing centres. Tahko is the pearl of Savo and there you can let your mind relax with good food, activities and perfect accommodation.