Top things to do

Top Choice Arts Centre in Fårö

Bergmancenter

The Bergmancenter, honouring Sweden's most famous film director, the late Ingmar Bergman, a Fårö local, was inaugurated in 2014 and hosts exhibits, lectures, workshops and screenings, as well as a library and cafe. …
Top Choice National Park in Northern Gotland

Gotska Sandön

Isolated Gotska Sandön, with an area of 37 sq km, is an unusual island with lighthouses at its three corners, 30km of beaches, sand dunes, pine forest and a church. There’s a fantastic network of trails right around…
Top Choice Crêpes in Fårö

Crêperie Tati

Folks line up 20-deep for the tasty sweet and savoury crêpes served at this boho/hippy/cowboy/hipster ranch with its quirky collectibles and small garden out back. We're not sure if the queue is so much about the qu…
Top Choice Museum in Northern Gotland

Bungemuseet

Step back in time at the Bungemuseet, an open-air museum with 17th- to 19th-century houses, picture stones dating from AD800 and a historic playground. It’s near Gotland's northeastern tip, about 1km south of where …
Top Choice Lagoon in Northern Gotland

Blå Lagunen

This remote, flooded, former quarry really does have that tropical azure water, but it has two drawbacks: it's steep, deep and not great for kids; and in summer it feels as busy as Bondi (or Biarritz, or Ipanema) on…
Film in Fårö

Bergman Week

Since 2004 Fårö has been home to Bergman Week, a celebration of Ingmar Bergman’s life and work, and a meeting place for people who share Bergman's passion for film. The event consists of screenings of Bergman's film…
Area in Northern Gotland

Bungenäs

Formerly a military base (and part of the adjoining land still is used by the military), this bizarre and wonderful collection of unexpected buildings by the water has been turned into a cafe, event space and accomm…
Historic Site in Northern Gotland

Tjelvars grav

About 42km east of Visby you'll find this fascinating and definitely thought-provoking scene of Bronze Age standing stones arranged in the shape of a ship. Who came up with the idea to memorialise their dead in such…
Bakery in Northern Gotland

Sjalso Bageri

This popular bakery in Sjalso village, outside Visby (about 3km north of the airport), bakes amazing fresh loaves, which you can buy on their own or have them transformed into delicious fresh sandwiches. There's als…
Live Music in Fårö

Kutens Bensin

In summer, the after hours incarnation of Crêperie Tati continues to crank out live old school rock and roll, depending on the day and which bands are floating about.