Kaavi

Kaavi is:

  • a vital municipality next to Kuopio, with 3048 inhabitants
  • the main shopping district in the Koillis-Savo region
  • 45 kilometres away from Kuopio Airport

Kaavi offers:

  • Good local services with short waiting times
  • Industrial lots for one euro per square metre
  • Private lots starting from one euro a piece
  • Lots of ways to spend your spare time
  • A new 800 m² gymnasium

Places of Interest:

  • Fishing, canoeing, and hiking in Vaikkojoki
  • Telkkämäki National Reserve, Juutila bell foundry, and local museum Eloaitta
  • Summer theatre in Maarianvaara and Luikonlahti
  • Plenty of events throughout the year
  • Many well-cared-for ski tracks in winter

Kaavi Municipality can offer plenty of possibilities.

THE RIVER VAIKKOJOKI

JUUTILA FOUNDRY MUSEUM

The only sand casting museum in the Nordic countries, in an old foundry at Vehkalahti in Kaavi.

TELKKÄMÄKI

In Telkkämäki you can learn about the genuine traditions of slash-and-burn clearing.

Besides the cultural activities in Telkkämäki, in the summertime you can enjoy summer theatre performances in Luikonlahti and in Maarianvaara.
Kaavi will make your holiday rewarding and memorable!

 
 

THE LOCATION OF KAAVI

 To Helsinki 450 km, 
 to Kuopio 60 km,
 to Joensuu 95 km and to
 the nearest airport, Rissala 45 km.

MUNICIPAL ADMINISTRATION OF KAAVI
TOURIST INFO

 THE MUNICIPALITY OF KAAVI
 PL 13
 73601 KAAVI
 e-mail: kirjaamo@kaavi.fi

 Tourist info:
 Tel. 040 820 9941