Destination guide

The lush setting of Northern Savonia is ready to explore

The countryside and forests create a pretty picture of Northern Savonia. This city's rowing, spas and golfing draw many visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Northern Savonia

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Northern Savonia a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tarina Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Tahko Ski Resort (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Tahko Golf Club (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)

Transportation options to and around Northern Savonia

The nearest airport is in Kuopio (KUO), located 8.6 mi (13.9 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Siilinjarvi Station, Kuopio Station and Iisalmi Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Northern Savonia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 241 holiday lettings near Northern Savonia. From 230 Houses to 7 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Northern Savonia is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Northern Savonia?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Northern Savonia. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Koillis-Savo: 213 holiday homes
  • Upper Savonia: 164 holiday homes
  • Kuopio: 202 holiday homes
  • Inner Savonia: 77 holiday homes
  • Sonkajärvi: 19 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Northern Savonia! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Northern Savonia?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Northern Savonia with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Sonkajärvi: 19 holiday lettings
  • Kiuruvesi: 21 holiday lettings
  • Pielavesi: 28 holiday lettings
  • Rautavaara: 123 holiday lettings
  • Iisalmi: 19 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Northern Savonia?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Northern Savonia are:

  • Kuopio Airport (KUO): 40 self catering accommodations
  • Varkaus Airport (VRK): 22 self catering accommodations
  • Kajaani Airport (KAJ): 26 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Northern Savonia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Northern Savonia. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Suonenjoki Church: 39 holiday rentals
  • Nilsia Church: 127 holiday rentals
  • Puijo Tower: 23 holiday rentals
  • Tahko Ski Resort: 127 holiday rentals
  • Rautalampi Church: 47 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Northern Savonia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.