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Get to know Vaasa on foot

Central Vaasa is filled with fine architectural history and the buildings have many interesting stories to tell. Experience the city on foot in the footsteps of architects from different ages or jump into the world of past cultural influences. Choose a guided walk or go out and discover Vaasa on your own.

Guided walks (June-August)

Walking routes

  • Vaasan kävelyklubis söndagvandringar

    Market Square, Alatori, Vaasa

    If you go for a walk with the members of the walking club, you will get to know Vaasa and its inhabitants better at the same time! For 20 years, the club’s members have walked 10 km every Sunday. The Sunday walks always start from the market square (by the statue) at 10 am. and go in different directions around Vaasa, the pace is set by the participants and no one is left alone.

    Organizer Vaasan Kävelyklubi ry, but you do not need to be a member of the club to participate in these hikes, all hiking enthusiasts are welcome.

    Also note the Vaasan Marssi walking event in your calendar! The event, which is held annually in August, offers a chance to meet new people and see fantastic nature.

    +358 407361238

    helena.kyrolainen@netikka.fi

    https://www.vaasanmarssi.fi/english/vaasan-kavelyklubi-ry/

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  • Market square route 1.3 km

    Vaasa

    In this guide, you will find a walking route that goes around the market square and City Hall with a lot of interesting things to see and learn on the way. There are also walking guides with longer routes
    available.

    We hope that this walking guide will help you to discover the rich variety of nature, culture and history that are in our immediate environment.

    Paper version of the guide can be bought at Visit Vaasa’s tourist information. Price 1 €.

    Open the digital route map.

    Down load PDF-version of the guide.

  • North Beach Round 2.5 km

    Vasa

    In this guide, you will find a walking route that goes northwards from the City Hall and back along the shore with a lot of interesting things to see and learn on the way. There are also walking guides with other routes available.

    We hope that this walking guide will help you to discover the rich variety of nature, culture and history that are in our immediate environment.

    Paper version of the guide can be bought at Visit Vaasa’s tourist information. Price 1 €.

    Open the digital route map.

    Down load PDF-version of the guide.