Attractions

Top Choice Cathedral in Lund

Lunds domkyrka

Lund’s twin-towered Romanesque cathedral is magnificent. Try to pop in at noon or 3pm (plus 1pm on Sunday and holidays) when the marvellous astronomical clock strikes up In Dulci Jubilo (a traditional Christmas caro…
Top Choice Historic Site in Falsterbo Peninsula

Fotevikens Museum

If you mourn the passing of big hairy men in longboats, find solace at the fascinating Foteviken Viking Reserve, an evocative ‘living’ reconstruction of a late–Viking Age village. Around 22 authentic reconstructions…
Top Choice Ruins in Skåne

Ales Stenar

One of Skåne's most intriguing and remote attractions, this place has all the mystery of England's Stonehenge without the commercialism. It's Sweden's largest stone-ship setting, gorgeously located on a grassy knoll…
Top Choice Museum in Malmö

Malmö Museer

Located within the vast Malmöhus Slott, operating under the broad banner (and one low admission fee) of the Malmö Museer, are three main museums within a museum: the Malmö Konstmuseum, Stadsmuseum and a large and un…
Top Choice Area in Malmö

Västra Hamnen

Located about 2.5km northwest of the Old Town, buzzing, bayside Västra Hamnen represents the modern face of Malmö. It's a popular spot to stroll, sip coffee and browse boutiques, but mostly people come to marvel at …
Top Choice Historic Building in Mölle

Krapperups Slott

While you'd never guess from its name, Krapperups Slott is one of Sweden’s oldest and loveliest estates located 5km south of Mölle. The manor has an exterior inlaid with giant white stars representing the coat of ar…
Top Choice Historic Site in Trelleborg

Trelleborgen

Trelleborgen is a 9th-century Viking ring fortress, discovered in 1988 off Bryggaregatan (just west of the town centre). A quarter of the palisaded fort and a wooden gateway have been recreated, as has a Viking farm…
Top Choice Orchard in Skåne

Kiviks Musteri

This is a large-scale commercial operation encompassing a small museum, a vast shop selling everything from apple mustard to apple cake, an apple orchard with numerous varieties of (labelled) trees, and a restaurant…
Top Choice Museum in Lund

Kulturen

Kulturen, opened in 1892, is a huge open-air museum filling two whole blocks. Its 30-odd buildings include everything from the meanest birch-bark hovel to grand 17th-century houses. Permanent displays encompass Lund…
Top Choice Lighthouse in Mölle

Kullens Fyr

It's worth a visit to what's arguably Scandinavia’s oldest lighthouse (there's been a light of some kind here for more than 1000 years) on the Kullaberg Peninsula, if only to appreciate its dramatic clifftop positio…