Discover the cozy Jönköping / Huskvarna
Jönköping Tourist Office,
Södrastrandgatan 13 B
tel 0771-211 300
In southern Sweden Jönköping is beautifully located along the southern shore of Lake Vättern. Here you can enjoy the city bustle, beach and nature experiences. Jönköping city center consists of cozy alleys and canals that open to the three lakes. In the old industrial community Huskvarna, east of Jonkoping, is a wealth of cultural treasures to discover.
Central Jönköping offers a wide range of shops and nice restaurants. The pier is one of Jönköping waterhole, a place for food, mingle or just an ice cream in the sun on Sweden's longest park bench. From the pier extends boardwalk, a string with a multi-kilometer long sandy beach along the underwater crystal clear water.
Right in the center of Jönköping at Munksjön north-eastern shore atoll. Here you will find restaurants, cafes and shops and in summer is teeming with activities on the lake. Is it then more shopping mood, a visit to the A6 Center, shopping center 78 stores, open 7 days of the week, all year round, conveniently located along the E4.
The district of Huskvarna has grown up around its world-renowned industrial. Today visitors are attracted among others, Husqvarna museum where it displays products in 325 year manufactured at the mill. Products such as rifles, motorcycles, stoves, sewing machines and much more. Nearby is also Smedbyn with its charming red houses where crafts studios, café and galleries today houses.
In Huskvarna People's Park is programming large and in summer, in addition to popular music concerts traditional Car- and Mc meetings every Wednesday.
At Monk Sea beach is Kulturhuset Spira. The house is as beautiful from every direction with its special shape and glass-covered facade - a landmark for Jonkoping. Take the opportunity to experience the beautiful and inspiring concerts and performances. You can also go on a guided tour through the exceptional building. In the area where the match factory was once the main building is today the unique Match Museum. In the area you will also find galleries, various craftsmen and restaurants. A short distance away will find Jönköping County Museum, an art- and cultural history museum where you can visit John Bauer magical fairy world.
At a higher altitude and with a fantastic view of Jönköping is the City Park. It has a restaurant and a café with scenic trails along the animal enclosures. The park also has open-air museum and a unique bird museum.
On Gunillaberg, south of Bottnaryd, the Danish floral artist Tage Andersen transformed the beautiful mansion into a cultural- and blomserparadis middle of the forest.
There is much more to tell about Jönköping and its surroundings - but now is the time to explore it. Welcome!
Three must-haves in Jönköping / Huskvarna:
Taberg. With their 343 m above the sea and with a magnificent view is "Smålands miracle" a natural sights. After a break at the top you can during the summer to go down into the mine and be on a guided tour with the opportunity to see real live bats.
Sagogarderoben – at Jönköping County Museum there is a cloakroom for visitors between 3 and 8 years 2017, Here they can dress up as goblins, princesses, princes and other fairytale characters.
Rosenlund rosarium a scenic location in the old cultural and walking distance to Vätterstranden. There are lots of beautiful roses, but also exotic trees and plantings with perennials. Every summer organized free tours, Rose Day mM. free entrance.