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Vistarna Destination Guide

Delve into Vistarna in Finland

Vistarna in the region of Province of Western Finland is a city in Finland - some 246 mi or ( 396 km ) North-West of Helsinki , the country's capital .

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Current time in Vistarna is now 08:39 AM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tallinn, Umeå, Vistarna, Vallgrund, and Vaasa. While being here, make sure to check out Tallinn . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Vistarna ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Spring at world heritage site at Kvarken archipelago

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World heritage site at Kvarken archipelago, Gulf of Bothnia. very unique archipelago, where landscape is constantly changing. The land uplift makes the sea shallower. The seen of the archipelago is fr ..


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Ide angling ..

Wildlife Vaasa Festival 2012: Nature trip to Kvarken Archipelago

9:45 min by Ilias Missyris
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Video highlights from Wlildlife Vaasa Festival's nature trip to Björköby and Svedjehamn at the heart of Kvarken Archipelago, one of the Unesco's world heritage natural sites due to the unique land-upl ..


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Ainos first boat trip,(to Ryssjybådan/Björköby/Finland, 18.7.2012). Aino was very beaceful. Ryssjybådan located at the Seathroats World Heritage area, in Finland. Aino oli hyvin rauhallinen ja nousi v ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Replot is an island in the Kvarken ("The Throat"), the narrowest part of the Gulf of Bothnia in the northern part of the Baltic sea. It has about 2,100 inhabitants, almost only Swedish-speaking. The size is about 150 square kilometres, one of the largest islands of Finland. Replot was an independent municipality until 1973, when it was consolidated to the municipality of Korsholm, near Vaasa.

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Located at 63.25 21.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Finnish islands in the Baltic, Former municipalities of Finland, Geography of Ostrobothnia (region), Korsholm

Björkö (Korsholm)

Björkö is an island in Korsholm municipality, Finland. It is situated in the Kvarken area of the Gulf of Bothnia. The chief settlement is called Björköby. In addition to the main island, the Björkö area includes 350 skerries and its total area is 72 km. In 1973, the Björköby municipality merged to Korsholm. During the Swedish reign over Finland, the island was notable for being a post transport base in the archipelago on the Finnish side.

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Located at 63.33 21.33 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Finnish islands in the Baltic, Geography of Ostrobothnia (region), Korsholm


Björköby is a village in Korsholm, Finland. It is the chief settlement on the island of Björkö. Björköby was an independent municipality until 1973.

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Located at 63.35 21.32 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Former municipalities of Finland, Korsholm, Villages in Finland


Valsörarna or Valassaaret is a small archipelago located in the Kvarken region of the Gulf of Bothnia. The islands are situated in the territorial waters of Finland and are the last you see when going by boat or ferry from Vaasa, Finland to Umeå, Sweden. They are a part of Korsholm municipality and are an important bird sanctuary. They are included in the newly established UNESCO world nature heritage site in the archipelago of Kvarken.

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Located at 63.42 21.08 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Finnish islands in the Baltic