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Welcome to the new website of Vaasa, the surrounding region and the Kvarken archipelago! The content on this site will be further developed. What do you think about this site?

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The Kvarken Archipelago is on UNESCO's World Heritage List.
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To do in the Kvarken

Planning on staying for a couple of hours or a few days in the Kvarken? Are you a great adventurer or do you just want to relax? Do you have special needs? The Kvarken Archipelago offers experiences for all kinds of visitors.

In the Kvarken’s world heritage area there is much to do and experience, both summer and winter. Enjoy the unique archipelago by taking a relaxing world heritage cruise, booking an exciting fishing trip or hiking along a picturesque nature trail. Warm yourself by the fire at a campfire site during the winter excursion and cool off at a public beach during the summer excursion. Taste freshly caught perch in the cozy restaurants and fall asleep to the tranquility of the idyllic archipelago villages. Or why not explore the World Heritage by kayak or bike, on horseback or on skis?

If you want to be sure to see the best parts of the Kvarken Archipelago, then book a World Heritage Guide or join an arranged guided tour.