Stockholm, the national capital, is roughly 140 miles (225 kilometers) northeast of Tranas, while Gothenburg is 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the west.
To understand why so many holiday-makers decide on Southern Sweden as their holiday destination ensure you and your family see a bit more of the wider area. Two examples of places within a relatively short distance of Tranas are Vaderstad, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south, and Mjolby, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the south.
Approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the southwest of Tranas is Jonkoping, an important regional city where you'll find Stadsparksvallen, Kinnarps Arena and Match Museum. If you're still looking for things to do, be sure to check out Rosenlundsbaden Aqua Park, Elmia Exhibition Center and Radio Museum before returning to Tranas.
Make the effort to delve deeper into Southern Sweden by researching its history. A good way to begin is by visiting the area's old towns.
If the ideal vacation for you and your family is focussed on being outdoors and enjoying the cold weather, Southern Sweden will be a great destination. Skiing is popular here. Snowboarding is also available in the area. Watersports are a common pastime here. When the weather is fine, why not go swimming or canoeing; this region has some perfect spots.
When the time is right to check out and say "Hej då", you'll take with you plenty of memories of your time here.