Askersund - there is something for everyone
Askersunds Tourist- & Evenemang Agency
Queen Kristina's road 2
696 30 Askersund
+46 (0)583-810 88
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Askersund is a small town in Northern Vättern with cozy atmosphere. Here you can stroll in the alleys and cobbled squares, slip into the cafes and bistros and make your findings in the city's small shops. Large and small events for all tastes get the small town to come to life and newly built Cultural Sjöängen make room for year-round activities.
The harbor and the beautiful promenade reveals the proximity to Sweden's most secret archipelago with more than 250 Islands, islets and rocks – and just around the corner you will find a variety of nature reserves, hiking trails and cycling. Here is something for everyone!
Askersunds port meets up with a big welcome of restaurants and cafes, small craft stalls, exhibitions and kiosks. It has a marina, City Camp and cozy accommodation and from here extends beautiful promenade along the small town, just one block from the city's old streets and cozy squares. Climb aboard the tour boat M / S Wettervik that takes you out into the North Vättern stunning archipelago or take a walk across charming footbridge to Mayor Park and enjoy outdoor activities – rent your bike or kayak, stay on an island in the middle of town, or enjoy a refreshing dip in the swimming area at the beach. Spread out your picnic blanket on the promenade in the lovely green space with views of Stjernsund Castle and boating around the city. The playground "shipwreck", the city's beloved climbing tree, boules and Hagabadet invites to play and the mini train chugs past on their trips between the port and the scenic homestead at City Park.
Tall next to the shore is also new arts Sjöängen and invites you to experience and togetherness. Here are venues for exciting events, library, exhibitions and installations, cafe with a newspaper corner and holidays - a place for inspiring meetings! A stone's throw away is growing as new accommodation with unbeatable view of the lake front next to the old station building and the new bus station - here it is easy to feel the future of the spirit that germinate in Askersund!
And at arm's length are lots of amazing and diverse natural areas to discover for large and small, for the adventurer and bon vivant. Get on the saddle in Askersund and embark on Northern Europe's largest contiguous mountain range Bergslagsleden Cycling with over 120 mil MTB leads – or pull on your hiking boots to go out on a stroll in the unbeatable nature, which offers many times the year.
Askersund welcomes you!