Helsingborg, in Skane, is a place that some 91,000 people call home.
It’s approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) from Malmo and about 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Copenhagen, Denmark.
While in the Helsingborg area, grab your clubs and tee off at some of the local golf courses. The region’s best greens can be found at Bastad Golf Club or St Arlids Golf Club. You and your partner may also want to check out Torekovs Golf Club and Molle Golf Club.
Helsingborg boasts a host of beaches great for recharging your batteries. Viking Beach and Raa Ridges are among the best beaches in this coastal location. Angelholm Beach and Skansenbadet are the other fine beaches in the region.
Study the collections, browse the exhibits, have lunch or visit the gift shops in some of the local cultural centers such as the Aby Museum and the Jarnvagens Museum Angelholm. Of all of the local collections and museums in the Helsingborg area these museums are two of the more praised.
When staying in Helsingborg, be sure to visit Ramlosa Health Well and Krapperup Mansion, two fascinating windows into the past. Get an insight into earlier times in Helsingborg before visiting the area's modern sights.
Don't miss the opportunity to visit the wonderful forts and castles in the area. The old Sofiero Castle, a unique local landmark, shows how rulers lived in well-guarded quarters and protected their families from crusaders and marauders.
Main Square is one of the most iconic public gathering places in in the Helsingborg area. Bring a coffee and switch your smartphone to silent, this square is the place to unwind for a precious hour or two.
The Military History Museum is the perfect place to go to discover Helsingborg’s interesting past. Enjoy the center’s interesting displays and browse the historic relics that are on show.
After exploring the museums and family attractions in Helsingborg, follow the shoreline to see one of the region’s most illuminating attractions, the Kullen Lighthouse. The lighthouse’s iconic shape and setting offers great opportunities for budding photographers, especially at dusk and dawn.
Hembygdsparken is one of the most cherished botanical parks around Helsingborg. It is a peaceful place where visitors of all ages gather to take time out from a busy world.