LEISURE

In Savo, you don’t have to go far to find things to do

The Kuopio region provides opportunities for getaways, experiences and quality leisure time. There are many outdoor trails, whether for simple enjoyment or serious training. Take advantage of the varied outdoor recreation opportunities for physical exercise and wellbeing as well as cultural experiences.

The Kuopio region has invested in recreational facilities for the whole family. For example, you can spend leisure time in Kuopio’s Public Swimming Pool, the Ice Arena or the multi-purpose Kuopio Hall. These amenities are complemented by numerous private sports facilities and the region’s spas, experience centres and downhill ski sites.

Enjoy great family experiences at the Bellanranta Activity Centre, say, or have fun at Tahko, experience the excitement of the Adventure Park in Leppävirta or relax in the Vesileppis, Fontanella, Kunnonpaikka or Rauhalahti spa. For culture fans, there is plenty to see at the Music Centre, City Theatre, smaller theatres, exhibitions and the region’s museums.

Kuopio is also well known for its many events, such as the Kuopio Dance Festival, the Finland Ice Marathon, Rock Cock and the ANTI – Contemporary Art Festival as well as Iisami Oluset beer festival, Suonenjoki strawberry carneval and many other events