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Savo Destination Guide

Explore Savo in Finland

Savo in the region of Province of Western Finland is a place in Finland - some 109 mi or ( 175 km ) North of Helsinki , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Savo

Time in Savo is now 07:36 AM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tallinn, Ylöjärvi, Velaatta, Valkeakoski, and Turku. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tallinn . Where to go and what to see in Savo ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Paarlahti is Finland's only fjord, and it is situated in Teisko, in Kämmenniemi in the lake of Näsijärvi. Paarlahti is about 10 km long and has a maximum depth of about 60 m. Paarlahti has been called the longest inland fjord of Scandinavia, although it does not really resemble the large fjords of Norway. However, its long and narrow shape, its depth and steep shores qualify it as a fjord. Usually there are no islands in a fjord, but Paarlahti has a few.

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Located at 61.65 24.04 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Bays of Finland, Districts of Tampere, Fjords of Finland, Geography of Pirkanmaa, Tampere

TV-mast Tampere

TV-mast Tampere is a mast in Tampere, Finland. It has a height of 325 metres (1066 feet).

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Located at 61.66 23.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Tampere, Communication towers, Towers in Finland, Transmitter sites in Finland

Vesijärvi (Kangasala)

Vesijärvi is a lake in Finland. It is located in the Pirkanmaa region and there mostly in the municipality of Kangasala and for a lesser part in the municipality of Orivesi. The lake is part of Kokemäenjoki basin and a chain of lakes that consists of Längelmävesi, Vesijärvi, Roine, Pälkänevesi and Mallasvesi.

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Located at 61.52 24.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Kokemäenjoki basin, Lakes of Finland

Tampereen jäähalli

Tampereen jäähalli (Tampere ice hall, often called "Hakametsä") is a sports arena in Tampere, Finland. It is primarily used for ice hockey, and is the home arena of Ilves and Tappara of the SM-liiga. It was built in 1965, and currently the capacity for hockey games is 7800 spectators (6600 seats, 1200 standing).

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Located at 61.50 23.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Tampere, Indoor arenas in Finland, Indoor ice hockey venues in Finland


Messukylä is a former municipality of Finland which was annexed by the city of Tampere in 1947. The medieval stone church (built circa 1540) in Messukylä is the oldest building in Tampere. During the Civil War (1918), Messukylä was the scene of heavy battles around both the medieval and new churches.

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Located at 61.49 23.84 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Former municipalities of Finland, Tampere