A holiday on Öland can be like a dream. Öland is often called the island of sun and wind and offers a fantastically beautiful landscape. Here you can enjoy nature and fantastic sandy beaches.

Holidays on Öland

It is no wonder that many people want to spend their holidays on Öland. There are fantastic beaches and plenty of cosy campsites in great locations. Many times it can be enough just to take it easy and enjoy the nature and the peaceful environment.

If you also want to do something on your holiday, there are plenty of activities to choose from. For example, you can visit Borgholm Castle, stroll in the park at Solliden Castle or see fascinating ancient castles. We wish you a wonderful holiday on Öland!

Tips for your holiday on Öland

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25 things to do on Öland

See Långe Jan and Långe Erik, experience the large alvar or maybe have fun at Öland Zoo? Here you will find tips for activities and experiences during your holiday on Öland.

Good to know before your holiday on Öland

Here you will find information and things that are good to know before your holiday on Öland.

Accommodation on Öland

  • Hotels, cottages and hostels: There are many different types of accommodation around Öland. Among other things, you can find tips on Visit Öland's website.
  • Camping and caravanning sites: There are plenty of both campsites and pitches. Please note that popular sites can get full during the high season, so please book or arrive early. Read more about campsites and pitches on Öland here.
  • Free camping: It is possible to caravan during your holiday in Uppland, as long as you follow the laws and local regulations.

Food and drink on Öland

  • Regional courts: Öland body cakes, salmon body cakes with dill cream or baked pumpkin with pistachio vinaigrette, sheep's wool and goat's cheese.
  • Delicacies: Body cakes of course! Also look for farm shops to find locally produced delicacies.
  • Desserts: Try Ölandsglass in Borgholm.
  • Drinks: On Öland you will find several microbreweries.

Activities on Öland

  • Nature: Hiking, cycling, bird watching, animal encounters and nature experiences at the large alvar.
  • Culture: Art museums and galleries
  • History: Castles, museums, churches, cemeteries and fortresses
  • For children: Swimming, camping and Öland's animal and amusement park

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