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Sights and attractions in the Vaasa Region

Float on the surface or take a deep dive - experience the Vaasa Region your way

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The Kvarken World Heritage Archipelago

The unique Kvarken Archipelago is Finland's only Natural World Heritage Site on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Together with Sweden's High Coast, the Kvarken Archipelago is the best place in the world to experience and understand the land uplift phenomenon caused by the last Ice Age.

Experience Kvarken
Villa Strömsö

Is Strömsö real?

The idyllic villa that serves as the set of the TV show "Strömsö" is located in Vaasa and was built in 1852. Guided tours of the villa are available, and reservations for group visits are also accepted. The area and its beach is a favorite among local residents and tourists.

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Meteoria Söderfjärden

A unique visitor centre in the middle of the most beautiful meteorite crater in Finland. Exhibitions telling a long story of at least 520 million years of Söderfjärden - from an impact crater to the agricultural area of today.

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Book cottage and activities from Visit Vaasa’s web shop!

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