Excursions

From Torekov, many of Bjäre Peninsula’s sights and excursions are just around the corner. The countryside is rich in history, culture and natural scenery. Here are some of our favourites.

Excursion Tips

Hallands Weather Island (Hallands Väderö)

Take a refreshing boat trip with Väderötrafiken from Torekov harbor to beautiful Hallands Väderö. On this island awaits amazing nature experiences, a wealth of species diversity, and beautiful beaches. Hike on your own or follow the signposted trails.

More information from Väderotrafiken can be found here.

 

Did you know...

that Hallands Väderö has an unusually mild climate, with less rain and more sunshine hours than the mainland.

Hovs Hallar

A dramatic coastline with stunning views and exciting red cliffs. The scenery here is beautiful all year. Take a stroll or just sit down and enjoy the view. You might even see a seal or two. One of the most famous scenes in cinema history was recorded right here: the chess scene between the knight and Death, in Ingmar Bergman’s “The Seventh Seal”.

Norrvikens Gardens (Norrvikens Trädgårdar)

Norrviken is famous for its unique orchards, designed by Rudolf Abelin. In addition to the garden, Norrviken is a fantastic venue for concerts, theaters, fairs and exhibitions. It is also a unique spot for meetings or conferences, and can serve as an attractive wedding venue. Norrvikens Trädgårdar has been named the most beautiful park in Sweden, and the second most beautiful in all of Europe!

Here you will find more information about Norrvikens Trädgårdar.

Did you know...

that Norrvikens Trädgårdar has been named the most beautiful park in Sweden, and the second most beautiful in all of Europe.

More Attractions

BIRGIT NILSSON MUSEUM & CAFÉ
Located in the middle of Bjäre in the village of Svenstad, Birgit Nilsson’s family farm is beautifully nestled among hills and pastures. It was here that La Nilsson grew up and worked on her family farm, all while she dreamed of a future in the world of song.

TENNIS MUSEUM
In the middle of Båstad you will Sweden’s only tennis museum. The museum offers a wide variety of content in a small area, featuring many famous. You can also book a tour.

VALLÅSENS SKI RESORT & BIKE PARK
From Torekov, it is just 3.5 miles to the slopes of Vallåsen. Here you can go skiing in the winter and mountain biking in the summer. The resort and park has ten different slopes/runs, with the longest ride at about 1300 m.

CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING
When the snow settles, the area around Hålehall is perfect for cross-country skiing. Glide across the landscape and take in its beautiful views.

BEACH TRIP
Enjoy sand beaches, pebble beaches or cliffs? Are you looking for an ice cream parlor, to do some crab fishing, a swimming pier or a tranquil lonely beach? Make a trip to Bjäre’s beaches and find your own hidden gem.

ARNSTEDT GALLERY
A constantly updated gallery, housed in a former mill building next to the church in Eastern Karup. The gallery has exhibitions from early May to the end of September. In addition to the main displays, there is a beautiful and lush sculpture garden.

Here you can book your stay. Please contact us by e-mail or phone if someone in your party has special dietary or disability needs, so we can make necessary arrangements prior to your arrival.

We always recommend booking reservations in advance, to ensure your visit will be as good as possible. Please tell us if someone in your group has a special diet or allergies so we can ensure that we will make something they can enjoy.

Here you can book your stay. Please contact us by email or phone if someone in your party has special dietary restrictions so that your meals can be a nice experience.

No two meetings are created equal. Contact us and we will make sure that you get everything exactly the way you want.