The national capital Stockholm is situated 170 miles (274 kilometers) southeast of Dalarna, while Oslo is 160 miles (257 kilometers) to the southwest.
Rent some gear and try out the scenic ski slopes of the city. Enjoy the views at Romme Alpin or Stoten Ski Resort. Lindvallen Ski Resort and Bjursas Ski Center are other scenic options.
See the world in a different light at some of the many remarkable historic and cultural collections in Dalarna. Two of the most popular museums in the area are the Zorn Museum and the thought-provoking Dalarnas Museum. If you really love local history and art, also visit the Vasaloppsmuseet in addition to the Jussi Bjorling Museum.
Here in Dalarna, there are many scenic biological preserves that are well worth seeing. Among the more significant of these in the local area are Hamra National Park and Frostbrunnsdalen Valley. Tofsingdalen National Park and Eco-Park Bergplant are some of the other beautiful places to explore.
One of the nicest ways to experience the countryside around Dalarna, is to play a few holes at one of the area’s excellent golf courses. The three most popular courses are the Rattvik Golf Club, Hagge Golf Club and the Leksand Golf Club.
Entertain the entire family while on vacation by checking out a couple of the wonderful children’s attractions in Dalarna. Let the kids choose between Salen Bike Park and the much-loved Saelenfjaellen's Moose Park. But don't leave town until you’ve visited Dalhalla, a favorite with Dalarna locals and visitors alike.
To spend some time in a little tranquility check out City Park and also Salen's Elk Park. Capture nature, listen to bird song or relax with the locals at these two great parks in Dalarna.
Kupolen Shopping Centre is the perfect place to head to if you love shopping and watching the world go by. It is a bustling attraction packed with clothes and accessory stores and grocery shops.
Wille Toors Square is one of the most relaxing public gathering places in Dalarna. It's one of those special places that draws back residents and visitors time and time again.
If you’re into animals and wildlife, be sure to put Orsa Gronklitt Bear Park on your list of places to visit and experience all creatures great and small. Ask about zoo-keeper presentations and get informed about some of the zoo’s endangered species.