Welcome to the Vaasa Region
In the Vaasa region, you won’t need to choose one or the other, as beautiful nature and urban city life can be easily combined on a single visit. Everything in the Vaasa region is close by, and moving from one sort of atmosphere and experience to another is effortless.
The Kvarken Archipelago is the only Finnish natural heritage on UNESCO's World Heritage List, and it forms a transboundary World Natural Heritage site together with the High Coast in Sweden.
The Ostrobothnian coast offers many exotic attractions and is certainly worth exploring.
The Vaasa Region offers a large number of museums and exhibitions and cultural events.
There is plenty to see and do in the Vaasa region. Of course, you can just relax and enjoy the natural peace and quiet out in the open.
Here you find information about tourist information, traffic, brochure and maps and other useful things to know when you visit our region.
The municipalities in the Vaasa region offer a large selection of cultural and tradition events. Culinary enjoyment is also a good theme for a tour of the region.
The hottest summer events
Vaasa Festival -Music, Food & Wine 26-27.7.2019
In addition to a wide and high-quality artist selection, the event offers a beautiful setting consisting of sea views and park feeling.Read more and book tickets!
Korsholm Music Festival 25.7-1.8.2019
The theme for the festival is ”Life - Sic Vita”. The theme will focus on life itself and what occurs during our lives.Read more and buy tickets!
Vaasan Marssi 9-11.8.2019
This walk is the only Finnish march acknowledged by the IML. Many routes to choose from, no timekeeping or competition.Read more and register!