Mysinge Hög

Top choice in Southeastern Sweden

The biggest single monument amid the ancient grave fields of Mysinge and Gettlinge is Bronze Age tomb Mysinge hög, 4km east of Mörbylånga, from where there are views of almost the whole World Heritage site.

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Nearby Southeastern Sweden attractions

1. Kalmar Slott

9.33 MILES

Fairy-tale turrets, a drawbridge, a foul dungeon and secret passages…Kalmar Slott has everything that a proper castle should. This dominant Renaissance…

2. Ölands Djurpark

9.44 MILES

A zoo, amusement park and water park combined. Free admission for children under 1m.

3. Kalmar Konstmuseum

9.49 MILES

The striking Kalmar Konstmuseum can be found in the park near Kalmar Slott. While it doesn't have a permanent collection, its striking galleries usually…

4. Krusenstiernska Gården

9.56 MILES

Krusenstiernska Gården is a 19th-century middle-class home around 500m from the entrance to Kalmar Slott that seems to be delightfully stuck in a timewarp…

5. Kalmar läns museum

9.65 MILES

The highlight of this fine museum, in an old steam mill by the harbour, are finds from the 17th-century flagship Kronan. The ship exploded and sank just…

6. Kalmar domkyrka


Home to a spectacular pulpit, the baroque Domkyrkan was designed by Tessin, King Karl X Gustav’s favourite architect.

7. Kalmar Sjöfartsmuseum

9.71 MILES

Ah-har, me hearties! Salty sea dogs should line up for this eccentric collection of seafaring memorabilia, with bottled ships, foghorns and all sorts of…

8. Gettlinge

10.65 MILES

The ancient grave field of Gettlinge, together with similar site Mysinge, stretches for kilometres on the ridge alongside the main Mörbylånga–Degerhamn…