Free and active! The Great Outdoors of Uppsala only needs your enthusiasm and some picnic food and you are all set!
The Nature Reserve Hågadalen-Nåsten is a beautiful place for trekking, running, biking or skiing within easy reach from Uppsala. Hågadalen with the Håga creek is an open valley stretching from Hågahögen up north to lake Ekoln in the south. Nåsten forest has trekking, biking and skiing paths of varying severity suiting everyone.Read more ›
I confess. I love Stadsträdgården. I can't get enough of it. I love walking through it on my way somewhere or quietly stroll forever on a sunny day. It gives me beauty, tranquility and a sense of being. Spring is the best time, the light greens and the flowerbeds with the most fantastic flowers and colors.Read more ›
Kung Björns hög
A very popular spot for excursions! It is a Bronze Age burial mound for one or two very wealthy persons including one woman. No other Scandinavian Bronze Age burial site contains as many gold findings. According to legend King Björn was buried in it, but it wasn't since he lived there at least 1500 years after the mound was constructed.Read more ›