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A must in Kuopio

The place is so peaceful and nice, you can stay in silence, just walk around the area and enjoy the... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
One of beat places at Kuopio

This is one of must see places in Kuopio, not much to see at winter, but in summer time... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2017
Joensuu, Finland
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26 Aug 2018
“A must in Kuopio”
18 Feb 2017
“One of beat places at Kuopio”
Vainolanniemi 79, Kuopio 70100, Finland
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

The place is so peaceful and nice, you can stay in silence, just walk around the area and enjoy the nature. I was there during the winter, and it melt my heart ;).

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 18, 2017

This is one of must see places in Kuopio, not much to see at winter, but in summer time Väinölänniemi is very beautiful. A beach and park. About ten minutes walk from market square.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed August 7, 2016

If you are looking for a beach to enjoy sunny summer day in Kuopio, this should be your choice. There are few free parking places next to beach.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank E K
Reviewed July 25, 2015

This public beach is located near the harbor and city center, thus citizens and tourists can easily go there ;) Väinölänniemi is such a great place to have a rest at a hot summer day -- there is quite a big beach with changing rooms...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank chknw
Reviewed June 30, 2015

Beautiful area to walk and relax. Good for running, swimming and to enjoy outdoors in general. Not far from the city centre.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank EricaK2013
Reviewed May 26, 2015

Nice view from hotel. Near the harbour,where in the summertime people go for walk and enjoy boat trips to the lake. Same area you can find many restaurants. Wanha Satama is very well known Place during the wine-festival of Kuopio. Tasty local food is served...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Lady3fromfinland
Reviewed July 1, 2014

Väinölänniemi is one of the best places in Kuopio to relax in summer. A good and relatively big beach, sports fields (tennis, football, beach volley...) and couple smaller beaches, nice views, rocks to sit on, even a children's playground near by. All surrounder with beautiful...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank Miia H
Reviewed August 3, 2012

The beach is good (in Finnish standards). There a small kiosk that sells some snacks and ice cream and sodas. Nice are.... good place to have a picnic or just chill out.

Date of experience: August 2012
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