The province of Småland is one of Sweden’s most tourist-loving provinces, a summer paradise known from Astrid Lindgren and all her iconic children books and movies. These books and movies take place in Smålands rural environment where the characters live in red cabins with white border trimmings something very common in Småland and is also something that Sweden is associated with.
If you rent a cabin from our cabin agency in Småland, you’re never far from popular attractions such as the wonderful world of Astrid Lindgren, High Chaparral and other exciting entertainment while at the same time you can stroll around and experience a typical Swedish environment.
Smålands largest city is located at the southern end of Lake Vättern. It’s easy to find ways to relax, eat great food at restaurants and shop at stores in Jönköping. Here you will find a city center that is bubbling with life with a rich range of culture and city parks in various forms.
The second biggest city in Småland is mostly surrounded by lakes. The city is located pretty centered in the southern part of the province, Växjö offers a big variety of shopping for everyone’s taste, cozy outdoor cafes and world-class restaurants.
Linnépark is part of the city park with beautiful planted flowers and tree. The park is centrally located by the church which is also one of the city’s famous buildings, the park is considered a world-class park.
Smålands third largest city is located by the ocean, a lot of the cabins near Kalmar are nicely located right by the coast. The island of Kvarnholmen is the town center of Kalmar, this is the district with the most listed cultural houses and monuments in Sweden, and the city’s ring wall still exists in parts.
Here you will also find the longest bridge in all of Sweden, The Öland Bridge, a car bridge located over Kalmars inlet, to the city of Färjestad on the Island of Öland.
Kayaking during your vacation in Sweden. Kayaking is a fun activity for the whole family and can be either a peaceful or wet adventure. Several of our cabins offer kayaks for rent. Otherwise, kayaks are available for rent throughout all of Sweden. Here you can read about some of Sweden's most popular waters for kayaking.