Kuopio is a city filled with activities. Sporting venues such as sports parks, swimming beaches, jogging tracks and nature trails, which are particularly suited for outdoor activities, cover the whole city widely.
The Market Place, the Puijo area and the Puijo Tower are good examples of the most legendary local sights. Cruising boats departing from the harbour can take you for an exciting cruise to Kallavesi-lake.
The city centre of Kuopio has plenty to offer for shoppers. The Market Place and the Market Hall offer a variety of fresh farm produce and handicrafts. Around the Market Place are department stores and shopping centres full of dressing & beauty, jewelry, gifts and home decor items.