Pyynikki nature reserve - Visit Tampere

Pyynikki nature reserve

Pyynikki ridge with its pine trees and spectacular scenery is one of Tampere’s most popular recreation areas. The area has outdoor trails, a marked nature trail and an observation tower with its famous dougnuts. Pyynikki ridge is considered the highest gravel ridge in the world (160 meters above sea level). Harju was chosen as a nationally valuable landscape attraction in 1993.

Pyynikin luonnonsuojelualue, Tahmelantie, Tampere, Suomi

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Green nature in the heart of the town
Urban Nature

Green nature in the heart of the town

In Tampere, nature is really close - even in the middle of the city!
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When the best doughnut in the world was baked in Pyynikki
Local delicacies

When the best doughnut in the world was baked in Pyynikki

The doughnuts sold at the Pyynikki Observation Tower café in Tampere are world-famous.
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Summer exercising
Activities

Summer exercising

The city offers many summery exercising places, mostly out in the open and free of charge!
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Pispala and Pyynikki
Urban Nature

Pispala and Pyynikki

Stunning views over the lakes close to the city centre!
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