In the summer, Kuopio-Tahko comes alive with delicious food, sports and outdoor activities, and vibrant city culture. From gentle waves to immersive storms, you can choose the waves you wish to surf.
For Finns, the sauna is more than just a token gesture on a floorplan. It is a sacred place, a form of therapy, the highlight of the week and the elixir of life.
With more than 10,800 cottages, Kuopio is the most cottage-rich municipality in Finland and is known across the nation as a place to escape the duties of everyday life.
Although the beautiful natural surroundings are perfect for relaxing, there’s more to Rauhalahti than meets the eye. Morning, afternoon or evening, Rauhalahti is a place where it is impossible to be bored.
Several studies show that nature has a significant impact on our mental and physical wellbeing. So, what can we do to help re-ignite our passion for nature?
Kuopio is the capital of the Kuopio-Tahko region and enjoys pure nature, diverse activities and a relaxed lakeside lifestyle.
Our long-awaited spring season shakes us all from winter hibernation, the increasing light of the days bringing an overwhelming sense of new beginnings and untapped potential.
The calmness of primeval forests, an open view to nature spotted with lakes, and meaningful activities for people of all ages around the year.
Kuopio, the Capital of Lakeland, is located at the heart of the most beautiful Finnish lake scenery Finland has to offer. This environment promotes a way of life focused on wellbeing, enjoyment and vitality across all seasons.
A holiday with children? Tahko for Kids brings together holiday tips from the area for families and others traveling with children.