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Explore Käringön and Gullholmen

Explore the charming island Käringön and cozy Gullholmen

Welcome to the picturesque islands of Käringön and Gullholmen, nestled in the enchanting archipelago of South Bohuslän, Sweden. With their unique charm and captivating beauty, these islands offer an array of activities and experiences for all visitors. Our comprehensive guide will lead you through the wonders of Käringön and Gullholmen, ensuring you make the most of your visit. After your excursion, you are warmly welcome to us for a pleasant stay with relaxation, exercise and good food.

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What Can You Do in Gullholmen?

Gullholmen, a true gem of the West Swedish archipelago, has plenty to offer for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers alike. Embark on scenic nature trails that meander through lush forests and along breathtaking coastlines. Nature lovers will revel in the diverse flora and fauna, making it a perfect spot for birdwatching and wildlife photography. For water enthusiasts, Gullholmen provides ample opportunities for fishing, kayaking, and boating in its crystal-clear waters. Don’t miss the chance to take a refreshing swim in the invigorating sea or try your hand at some exciting water sports. The island’s quaint village exudes old-world charm with its traditional wooden houses and cobbled streets. Stroll through the village and discover local art, handicrafts, and souvenirs in the charming boutiques and galleries.


How to Get to Gullholmen

Getting to Gullholmen is part of the adventure itself. The island is accessible by ferry, and the journey offers breathtaking views of the archipelago’s stunning landscapes. Ferries depart regularly from Tuvesvik, just a short drive from Uddevalla. The ferry ride is an experience in itself, and it takes you to Gullholmen’s shores in approximately 30 minutes.


Who Lives at Gullholmen?

Gullholmen is not just a haven for tourists; it is also home to a vibrant community of locals. Around 100 people call this idyllic island their permanent residence. The island’s close-knit community ensures a warm and welcoming atmosphere for visitors, making you feel like a part of their extended family.


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What Can You Do on Käringön?

Käringön, often referred to as the “Queen of the West Coast,” is another delightful island that beckons travelers seeking tranquility and adventure. Explore the island’s remarkable granite cliffs, sandy beaches, and inviting coves. Hiking trails offer breathtaking views of the archipelago, making it a paradise for hikers and photographers. The island’s rich maritime history is evident in its well-preserved fishing village, where you can learn about the traditional fishing culture that still thrives here. Don’t miss the chance to savor freshly caught seafood in the island’s charming restaurants. Käringön also boasts beautiful spots for swimming and sunbathing, making it an ideal destination for those looking to unwind and soak up the sun.


What Is the Cost for the Boat to Käringön?

The cost of the boat to Käringön varies depending on your departure point. Ferries regularly run from Tuvesvik to Käringön, and the ticket price for a round-trip is reasonable, providing excellent value for the unforgettable experience you’ll have on the island.

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In conclusion, Käringön and Gullholmen are two extraordinary islands in South Bohuslän that offer a perfect blend of natural beauty, outdoor activities, and cultural experiences. Whether you’re seeking relaxation or adventure, exploring these islands with our guide will undoubtedly create cherished memories that will stay with you for a lifetime. Don’t wait any longer – pack your bags, and get ready for an unforgettable journey to the enchanting Käringön and Gullholmen! After your excursion, you are warmly welcome to us for a pleasant stay with relaxation, exercise and good food.

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After your excursion, come to us at Stenungsbaden for a pleasant stay with relaxation, exercise and good food.

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