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A must

The view from the top of Puijo tower is spectacular! Puijo is only 3km from the Kuopio marketplace... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Great views

We were on a Webjet tour and our brilliant guide, Javier, organized a viewing for 9.00am. Opening... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Bill D
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Puijontie 135, Kuopio 70300, Finland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view from the top of Puijo tower is spectacular! Puijo is only 3km from the Kuopio marketplace, but we were adviced not to walk there, because of heavy climbing to the top of the hill. So we took a taxi, which cost 11 €....More

Thank FinTravelCat
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We were on a Webjet tour and our brilliant guide, Javier, organized a viewing for 9.00am. Opening hours are usually 11.00am. The views as with most towers were spectacular . Lots of nature, trees and lakes. A must do if in Kupio

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Wonderful views over the city. Restaurant & cafe also if you need them, along with a souvenir shop. Elevator takes you up and down, enjoy the views with dozens of lakes!

Thank Mrs_Travelling
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

From the tower you can see quite far. Puijo is not the highest hill in Savonia, but one on the highest in the province. There is also a nice restaurant and a souvenir shop in the tower. It costs couple of euros to get in...More

Thank Juho P
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Situated on the Puijo tower on top of a hill this restaurant offers one of the most exotic vistas compared to anything in Europe. And the restaurant platform is turning! Lakes and forests wary with the sight of sprawling archipelago city of Kuopio. The surprise...More

Thank Yrjana127
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

View from up is worth to see especially during winter. Snow has covered trees and it looks amazing from uplevel. Have not been there during summer, so have to see that little bit later.

Thank Juha K
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

I paid 4 euros with a student sale. The terasse is closes during winter, but you still can look outside of the windows in the cafe. Beautiful view.

Thank Barbora H
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Located 2,5km from City center, unfortunately there is no bus route up to the hill. Taxi takes about 10 euros. At the top you can find a small Hotel, (rooms from 50€ with breakfast), Puijo Ski Jumping Hills and Puijo observation tower with restaurant. Top...More

Thank Markku T
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful place. We were visiting in winter. Great for photos. Parking on the site. Additional parking is near.

Thank Victoria K
Reviewed 28 January 2018

A very nice palce to have a genral view of the outside of Kuopio and understand about the lakes around

Thank jmpelata
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