The island of Gotland is
in the middle of the Baltic Sea roughly 55 miles from the Swedish
mainland. Gotland has served as the
natural hub of trade across the Baltic Sea for many centuries.
The climate is mild with four distinct seasons and the countryside
is extremely varied from desolate heaths, lush meadows, spectacular
cliffs to sandy beaches that are perfect for bathing.
capital city of Visby the medieval center of the island is so
perfectly preserved that it is on UNESCO’s world
heritage list. The island is easily accessible from Stockholm
by air or ferry.
Depart by air
or by high speed ferry from Stockholm. Upon arrival self transfer
to Visby for lodging within
through the streets of Visby visiting the Gothic Cathedral and
the many shops; stop to enjoy
and the panoramic views. Overnight accommodations.
car is waiting for a drive north to Fårösund,
then a short ferry ride to the island of Fårö. Here
experience the stand rocks and have some beach
time before returning your rental car in Visby. Overnight accommodation.
Return to Stockholm to continue your adventure in Scandinavia.