Guest boating


In Kuopio, the possibilities for guest boating are numerous. The area has an abundant excursion and guest boating network.  The excursion harbour network is Finland's largest.

From Kuopio you can reach Tahko, Heinävesi-Savonlinna, Varkaus-Savonlinna and Iisalmi waterways.

In summer, boaters visit Kuopio coming through the Saimaa Canal from all over the world.

Maljalahti, Kallamarina

  • Cafe-restaurant
  • Fuel supply
  • Septic tank drainage
  • Spare part and maintenance servicet
  • Boat and motor sales
  • Water supply
  • Guest boat pier

Maljalahti, passenger harbour

  • Waste disposal
  • Septic tank drainage
  • Electricity points
  • Water supply
  • Guest boat pier
  • Guest berths for large vessels
  • Many restaurants and cafes in the harbour area
  • Night market
  • Many marine shops

Hotel Scandic pier

  • Guest berth charges can be paid for at the nearby seaplane kiosk
  • Seaplane guest pier
  • Full hotel and restaurant services available
  • Situated in the vicinity of Väinölänniemi park area and outdoor swimming pool
  • Centre about 800 m

Rauhalahti

  • About 10 guest boat berths on the pier
  • Rauhalahti Spa-Hotel services
  • Centre about 6 km

Kuopionlahti

  • Guest boat charges can be paid at the ice cream kiosk next to the pier
  • About 12 berths for tying up alongside the pier
  • Kiosk
  • Dry waste disposal
  • Water supply
  • Electricity points
  • Centre 800 m

Pirttilahti

  • Guest boat berths 6-8
  • Centre 12 km

Pirttiniemi

  • Kuopio Yacht Club pier guest berths 10 (yacht club members)

Vehmersalmi, Milli-baari

  • Guest harbour
  • Guest boat pier
  • Ship pier
  • Maintenance pier
  • Guest boat berths 20
  • Full restaurant services available
  • Cafe, grill, grocery kiosk
  • Fuel supply
  • Waste disposal
  • Septic tank drainage
  • Water supply and electrical pointst
  • Sauna, shower, wc
  • Swimming beach
  • Playpark
  • Bicycle rental
  • Vehmersalmi suburb about 700 m

Riistavesi, Melalahti

  • Guest boat berths 2 (free of charge)
  • Boat slipway
  • Dry waste reception
  • Outhouse toilets
  • Summer flea market
  • Centre 100 m

Karttulanlahti boat harbours

  • Guest boat pier
  • Boat slipway
  • Water supply
  • WC
  • Waste disposal point
  • Mat washing area
  • Tennis court
  • Swimming beach
  • Centre about 500 m

Karttula, Syvänniemi

  • 2 Guest boat berths
  • Boat slipways
  • Swimming beach
  • Grocery shop, Matkahuolto bus and freight service about 400m
  • Accommodation and restaurant services

Nilsiä, harbour

  • Guest boat pier
  • Harbour restaurant
  • Fuel supply
  • Water supply
  • Electricity points
  • Waste disposal
  • Septic tank drainage
  • Shower, WC
  • Playpark
  • Beach volleyball pitch
  • Centre about 400 m

Muuruvesi

  • 2 Guest berths
  • Waste disposal
  • Grill shelter
  • WC

Juankoski, Niskakoski

  • Restaurant
  • 12 Guest berths
  • Fuel supply
  • Septic tank drainage
  • Electricity
  • Waste disposal
  • Sauna
  • WC
  • Kiosk

Contact Details Contact Details

Council Hall Customer Service
Suokatu 42
080 091 8511
kaupunkiymparisto(at)kuopio.fi

Port Manager
Sami Lehtonen
044 718 5191
sami.lehtonen@kuopio.fi

Harbour email address:
satama(at)kuopio.fi