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Karlskrona archipelago all year round

Karlskrona archipelago all year round

The archipelago is great to visit even in autumn and winter. Several of the islands are trafficked throughout the year. To Sturkö you can go with the boat, MF / Flaggskär, from Handelshamnen in Karlskrona on weekdays. The island Aspö is reached year-round with free road ferry, which also departs from Handelshamnen. The east archipelago of Karlskrona, and the smaller islands can be reached from Yttre Park with the boat, MF / Ungskär. Timetables and tips on what to do on the islands can be found at visitkarlskrona.se!
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The islands - Stenshamn & Utlängan

The islands - Stenshamn & Utlängan

These two islands lie far out in Karlskrona’s eastern archipelago and are connected by a low bridge/road. Two genuine islands that are just large enough for a day excursion or a few days in the guest harbour. You will find an abundance of bird life, possibilities for bathing and outdoor life. A walking trail that you can read about in the harbour lead you on a great tour around the islands. During summer, there are exhibitions, about the history of the islands during the 20th century, in the old boathouse. There is also special music evenings during the summe. At ”Pelles Sjöbod” you can buy ice cream, coffee and cakes in summer, situated in the guest harbour of Stenshamn. You reach Stenshamn with the archipelago boats Wittus and Ungskär or with kayak or your own boat.
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Aspö island - great for biking & sightseeing!

Aspö island - great for biking & sightseeing!

This island is perfect for cycle tours, with its idyllic country lanes lined with lilac bushes.The scenery on Aspö is full of variety,with rocky bathing spots, coves, forest and meadows. Pay a visit to one of the charming galleries and don’t miss Drottningskär Citadel from the 17th century. Enjoy the view from the cannon apertures – can you spot any enemy vessels approaching? There is a restaurant in the citadel, where you can eat and also enjoy music entertainment during the summer. The Museum for Mobile Coast Artillery is another interesting attraction. Aspö Lotstorn (the old harbour pilot tower) offers a great and unusual accommodation option. The archipelago boats call at Drottningskär during the summer. The yellow ferry from Handelshamnen provides a free opportunity to come to the island all year round. The guest harbor is situated at Lökanabben, on the eastern side of the island, next to the citadel. You can rent a bike on the island.
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Mjölnareholmen - 5615 Karlskrona Culture Arkipelag

Mjölnareholmen - 5615 Karlskrona Culture Arkipelag

Mjölnareholmen is part of Karlskrona Cultural Archipelago, a whole new venture in Karlskrona archipelago. The island where gunpowder was previously stored, will now open up and turn into a small family paradise. The activities at Mjölnareholmen island are open 24 June - 18 August. You can see children's theater, build your own dragon, fish or learn how to paddle the canoe. A small café is open on the island and the Gunpowder house is open for viewing. Exciting secret missions for the family! The summer-café is open every day and in evenings when there is events going on. Note! No cash-payments available on the island. Payment only by card or swish! To the island you go with the Hop-on Hop-Off boat, see the timetable below.
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Boating in the archipelago

Boating in the archipelago

Experience summer in the Karlskrona archipelago. Bring your family, friends and jump on the boat at Fisktorget or at Handelshamnen in Karlskrona.Choose from about nine different boattours. Tours departs daily and takes you out in the Karlskrona archipelago-landscapes. Take your place on the sun deck and travel from island to island, along the Nättraby-river, or take a sightseeing tour around Trossö. How to get around in the Karlskrona archipelago with Blekingetrafiken. Blekingetrafiken offers traffic in the archipelago of Karlskrona all year. Buy your ticket all year round aboard the ferries, and during the summer season you can also buy tickets in the information kiosk at Fisktorget or on the web. In summer time the ferries offers cafeteria on board, and also digital guided tours in several languages.
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