Kuopio is surrounded around of the lake Kallavesi, or like we locals call it to "Kallvesj'".
Come to to get spirit of the winter few day earlier with our tips.
The must do is visit at the Puijo's tower. It's get you awesome seesights over of the town, down to snowy forest, modern city or to the lakes.
If you are very lucky, you may see the snow monters lurking single followers behind of softwoods. ;)
Lakes...lakes... what to do next?.. Let's go to iceskating! Finnish Icemarathon is almost as famous event from Kuopio than Winter Coast Swing. There is possibilities to rent skates or ski's at Port of Kuopio. The skates rent is open every day from morning to evening at winter.
Other winter activies
Another fancy activities are also ski jumping and snow yoga. If you feel like a frozen turkey after the plane, sauna and spa is the right place for relaxing.