Exciting History, Museum, Fortresses and castles [...]
Welcome to Eketorp’s Castle! Eketorp is an excavated ancient fortress where the houses have been recreated directly from the ancient monument in the ground. If you have an inter...
nature reserve, Animal and Plant Life
On Öland, from the north to the south, visitors can catch exciting glimpses of the island´s fascinating geological history. In the limestone quarries with their steep walls, you...
Exciting History, Ancient Monuments, Churches [...]
Öland’s biggest ancient castle, built during the Iron Age but was active all the way into historical times. Next to the castle is a medieval chapel ruin and the village Borg wit...
Food and Beverages, Regional food culture, farm shops
The farm is run by Christer and Gunilla Strandå. In the ecological farm shop you will find eco-friendly and organic (KRAV) early produce, marmalades, fruit syrups, chutney, etc ...
Hiking, Animal and Plant Life
North of Borgholm, there are four hiking trails that start at Ormöga. One coastal route, one alvar trail, one village walk and one hike in areas rich in birdlife. None of the tr...
Exciting History, Museum, Active Holiday
Himmelsberga is Öland´s most genuine village and now preserved as an open air museum with enclosed farms built along both sides of the narrow village road.
Exciting History, Fortresses and castles, Ancient Monuments
Ismantorp’s Castle is surrounded by wetlands in the forest center of the island and is both an archeologic mystery as much as a lovely excursion. Next to the big, powerful ancie...