Welcome to the Vaasa Region and Ostrobothnia!
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.
Even in winter, there is plenty to do in the Vaasa Region. Here are some tips on outdoor activities as well as some ideas for those who like to stay indoors.
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 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 Vaasa Region offers a large number of museums and exhibitions and cultural events.
Join us on this virtual journey to discover Vaasa is the Nordic capital of energy, a unique destination on the west coast of Finland.
On this page we’ve put together tips and advice for responsible and eco-friendly travelers. Pick up the tips and travel responsibly to and in the Vaasa region!
Two countries, two coasts and a variety of sights to explore.
Here you find information about tourist information, traffic, brochure and maps and other useful things to know when you visit our region.
Here are some of the most hottest events - find out more about what's on by visiting the event calendar
Vaasa Energy Week 20-24.3.2023
The annual EnergyWeek gathers energy enthusiasts from all over the world to share information and hear about the latest news.Read more
Vaasa Choir Festival 18.-21.5.2023
Vaasa Choir Festival is an International choir music event.Read more