All year round you, as a visitor, can experience what our everyday life is like – the city’s entertainment combined with both peaceful and exciting nature experiences. On this website we have gathered tips on what to see and experience in our destination.

Coronavirus: Information for visitors
Stay at home if you have symptoms, get tested and get vaccinated if you can. Together we can slow down the spread of Covid-19. has compiled information from the authorities about restrictions and regulations.

Take the boat over Kvarken

Aurora Botnia is a new and environmentally friendly passenger ship that operates between Umeå and Vaasa in Finland. Book a cruise and visit Vaasa in Österbotten and for those of you who live in Finland, welcome to Umeå!

Wasaline Aurora Botnia
Bjurholm Nordmaling Vännäs Umeå Robertsfors Vindeln 4,5 h > Finland 1 h > Stockholm 6 h > Stockholm