Tidaholm – a city full of activities
Vulcan Visitor Center, Vulcan Road 5
522 30 Tidaholm
Such: 0502-60 62 08
Welcome to the city that is full of activities. cars, music, food, sporting events, crayfish and Christmas market. During the year there are many events and activities to take part in, most of them recurrent.
Cancer day (with free lobster angling for children) and Kräftivalen in August is a tradition that attracts many visitors each year and offers a festival atmosphere in two days. Art Night in September, a weekend packed with art, culture, food and experiences.
Beautiful Tidan murmurs through the city and connects the beautiful nature with charming urban environment. It is around Tidan the city Tidaholm emerged and small oases have been created around the running water. Stroll around the city and enjoy the beautiful architecture, cozy streets and surroundings of the river.
The two islands in the middle of the city invite to the experiences of various kinds. Turbinhusön hive of summer activities. Enjoy good coffee in coffee infront of the 1800-century environment, the terrace is idyllically situated at Tidan fizzy water. Take the opportunity to visit the Art Gallery, Smith cottages and Kulturmagasinet. Here are exhibits, crafts and shop.
Vulcanön is Tidaholm's culture and visitor center and today a gathering place for culture, visitors and art - from the past to the present. The volcano is Tidaholm's new visitor center, here you will find the play paradise Barnens Hus, The tourist office and Tidaholms Museum which tells the story of Vulcan, the world's largest match factories around the turn of the century, about the use and vehicle production. In the old match factory premises is the Lithographic Workshop testimony to the creativity and creation that sprouted several hundred years. The island also Marbodal Center with cooking show and VinContoret, a place for people who want to enjoy the good life with wine, food and beverage, culture and nature in the center.
Along a stretch of flowing Baltak few kilometers south of Tidaholm are able to excellent fly fishing. Here you can fish for rainbow and brown trout in flowing water Tidan.
Hökensås, one fishing- and family paradise
Hökensås is a piece of wilderness with great natural, deep forests and tranquil serenity. Here are some fifty lakes, which 30 are excellent fishing waters.
Hökensås is a mecca for big and small fishing enthusiasts and is known as one of the best fishing areas. Here you can fish for rainbow trout, char and trout year round. An exciting excursion could be to try out family fishing. Suitable for both beginners and more experienced fishermen. Family Fishing with guide on Hökensås held every Tuesday and Thursday in summer.
The area also has great hiking trails, plenty of berries and mushrooms and the rich animal- and birdlife. Besides birds, you may encounter including elk, deer, Lynx, fox and hare.
Hökensås is a paradise for the fisherman, nature lovers and family all year round.
Three must-haves in and around Tidaholm
Children / Family. Spend a wonderful day with the children at the play paradise Barnens Hus in Vulcan's newly renovated premises. Here, play is at the center, and children are invited to explore different rooms in the thematically constructed environment. Read more tidaholm.se/turist
Fishing. Whether fishing interest is big or small are fishing experiences for all tastes at Hökensås. Fly-fishing in one of Sweden's most famous flowing water in Baltak, fish in any of the 30 the lakes or try family fishing with a guide during the summer. Read more www.hokensas.se.
Culture and history. Take the opportunity to experience history up close. Tidaholms Museum with both modern and historical exhibits are open year round. Read more on www.tidaholmsmuseum.se.