Inspiration from Gotland

Outdoor/Nature

Surfing on Gotland – Find the best waves

The frothy waves that roll in towards the Gotlandic coast on windy days make the island a Swedish gem for surfers. The 80 mile long coastline is ready for kite surfers, wave surfers and wind surfers - and for the SUP enthusiast, of course!
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Outdoor/Nature

7 of our favorite beaches on Gotland

In summer 2020, Destination Gotland asked its followers on Facebook to recommend their favourite beaches. Over 50 beaches were named and here we present the seven most recommended. Here, you will find seven beautiful sandy beaches with a wealth of services, or quiet, hidden gems.
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Outdoor/Nature

Outdoor life on Gotland – Cycling, running and hiking

Gotland offers much to those who want to run, cycle and hike. From comfortable walks along beautiful hiking trails and electric bike excursions on flat ground to demanding mountain bike races or long-distance races in tough terrain.
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Outdoor/Nature

Cycling and hiking routes with Komoot

Let your outdoor adventure begin! Explore Gotland from a natural perspective on winding hiking trails and beautiful cycling routes.
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Art/Culture

Art and culture

If you are looking for something to do and see, there is a wide range of concerts, dance, theatre, art and exhibitions. Not to mention Medieval Week. Swedish celebrities, from Pippi Longstocking to Ingmar Bergman, have contributed to the culture that reflects Gotland's multifaceted offerings.
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Art/Culture

Medieval Week celebrates its 40th Anniversary

The Medieval Week takes you 700 years back in time. With Medieval markets, jousting, archery competitions, jesters and performances in the ruins, all provide a sense of genuine time travel.
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Romateatern
Art/Culture

Meet Shakespeare in monastery ruins

Every summer, Romateatern stages drama productions that attract thousands of visitors of all ages. For 30 years, productions have been performed outdoors in the dramatic setting of the Roma monastery ruins. As a rule, a Shakespeare play is staged.
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Art/Culture

Gotland has 92 Medieval churches

92 beautiful Medieval churches on Gotland! That there are so many is due to the booming economy in the Middle Ages - and paradoxically enough, that lean times came after good times.
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Art/Culture

Five Gotland Museum activities

Gotland Museum is not only at the heart of the story of the island’s history, it also plays a key role in contemporary experiences and stories.
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