21.742
Beds
Besides all fixed beds Värmland has 117 campsites!
22.000
Islands and rocks in Lake Vänern
Lake Vänern is Sweden's largest lake and provides around 800,000 people with drinking water. It has many islands, rocky islets, sandy beaches and shallow bays.
220 km
Klarälvsbanan
Klarälvsbanan and Klarälvsleden consist of 220 kilometers bikeway through the beautiful Värmland county of which 90 kilometers is a car free, asphalted lane.
300 km
Hiking trails in Glaskogen
In Värmland you are always close to the nature and there are plenty of hiking trails. You can choose a round trip for a few hours or weekly tours.
46.000
Conference chairs
Värmland continues to strengthen its position as one of the contry's most interesting conference and function venues. At Karlstad CCC, for example, 4 941 people can meet up at the same time!
2 h 15 min
Train: Stockholm-Karlstad
The journey between Stockholm and Karlstad takes only 2 hours and 15 minutes by express train.
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Värmland

The Story Barn, The theater, Västanå Teater, The show has begun at Västanå Theater
Västanå Teater
Västanå Teater: A barn filled with stories

Västanå Teater: A barn filled with stories

Visiting Västanå Teater is like stepping into another world. A...
Lake Vänern offers natural, cultural and culinary experiences for all the senses.
LakevVänern
Lake Vänern

Lake Vänern

On land and water, all year round, Lake Vänern offers natural,...
An unforgettable sleigh ride at Alevi Camping in Stöllet., The ski tunnel in Torsby, Snowmobile safari in Värmland
Winter fun for all the family in Värmland
Winter fun for all the family in Värmland

Winter fun for all the family in Värmland

You don’t have to venture far to enjoy first-rate winter...
Selma Lagerlöf was born and raised at Mårbacka
Rackstamuseet
Art, heritage and pretty parks - Värmland has it all

Art, heritage and pretty parks - Värmland has it all

Everywhere you go in Värmland, you can enjoy cultural...
Skutberget - The best running track in Sweden

Skutberget - Sveriges bästa motionsspår

Skutberget has been nominated as the Best Running Track in...
The haunted house Frammegården has a ghost for a guest

The haunted house Frammegården has a ghost for a guest

A haunted house in Skilling mark outside of Eda attracts brave...
Glimmering Arctic Starflower, Axel’s time (Axels tid) - Lars Lerin, Hedra Mysteriet, Mindfulness of the Wermlandian (Mindfulness på värmländska) - Klas Hallberg
Klässbols Linneväveri. Foto Øyvind Lund.
Shopping and Värmland crafts

Shopping and Värmland crafts

The shopping and crafts mecca of Värmland offers everything from...
Lillskogen at Mariebergsskogen, Naturum Värmland, Take a sightseeing tour by the train Conrad Höök, Mariebergsskogen - Karlstad city park
Mariebergsskogen, a park to enjoy

Mariebergsskogen, a park to enjoy

Take a walk to Mariebergsskogen, one of Värmland’s most-visited...
Hard workout in the gym at Selma Spa, Stay at Selma Spa, a relaxing hotel in Sunne
Selma Spa in Sunne
Selma Spa: Fairytale SPA in the forest of Sunne

Selma Spa: Fairytale SPA in the forest of Sunne

The perfect place for recuperation can be found by the strait...
Stay among the trees., The food is cooked on the open fire., There is no electricity at Naturbyn.
Naturbyn: Experience the real nature of Värmland
Naturbyn: Experience the real nature of Värmland

Naturbyn: Experience the real nature of Värmland

Shut off, disengage and relax. There are no demands or...
Guided tour at Mårbacka, Summer at Mårbacka
Selma Lagerlöf’s Mårbacka in Sunne
Mårbacka: Selma Lagerlöf’s revenge

Mårbacka: Selma Lagerlöf’s revenge

An oasis in Sunne. With memories, environments and smells that...
Buy crispy delicacies from the factory shop at Wasabröd/Barilla., Frisbee golf, or disc golf, is available at a number of places., Värmland has a great deal to offer in its forests and countryside., You will certainly get a bite! Foto Øyvind Lund., Exciting safari excursions in the wilderness. Foto Roland Svensson.
Att åka timmerflotte på Klarälven är ett Tom Sawyer-äventyr. Foto Hipfel/Starck
Nature, activities and attractions in Värmland

Nature, activities and attractions in Värmland

Change is satisfying and what would a holiday be without a dose...
Luc Dodeman at Arvika Canoe and Tourist center, Arvika Canoe and Tourist center
Nature experiences in Värmland
Nature experiences in Värmland: Arvika Canoe and Tourist Centre

Nature experiences in Värmland: Arvika Canoe and Tourist Centre

Luc Dodeman is the French fireman who met an Arvika girl in...
Guest House Eleven in Arvika, Activities all year around, Easy-going, simple and homely in Arvika
The guest-friendly hotel in Arvika

Guesthouse Eleven

A structural engineer, a designer and a desire for another life...
Korset i Röjden. Foto Håkan Röjder
Haunted sites in Värmland

Haunted sites in Värmland

You will have certainly heard stories that send chills down the...
Culinary experience using Wermlandian kama flour from Stöpafors Mill

Culinary experience using Wermlandian kama flour from Stöpafors Mill

Motti with bacon (the national dish of Värmland) is served in...
Factory sales at Klässbols Linneväveri, Klässbols Linneväveri, one of the last damast weaveries in Scandinavia.
Klässbol Linneväveri
The history of Klässbols linneväveri: Four generation of weavers

The history of Klässbols linneväveri: Four generation of weavers

Klässbolis the small town south of Arvika in Värmland that has...
Wilderness at Vildmark i Värmland, Build your own raft at Vildmark i Värmland
Klarälven and Vildmark i Värmland - Magical memories
Klarälven and Vildmark i Värmland - Magical memories

Klarälven and Vildmark i Värmland - Magical memories

Ten thousand lakes. And between these is Klarälven that twists...
Karlskoga Degerfors – a Swedish fishing destination
Karlskoga Degerfors – a Swedish fishing destination

Karlskoga Degerfors – a Swedish fishing destination

Karlskoga Degerfors is a Wermlandian destination for fishing
The new storytelling tradition with Erik Axelsson. Foto Moa Axelsson
From laughter to Selma – The new storytelling tradition

From laughter to Selma – The new storytelling tradition

Many years after giants such as Selma Lagerlöf, Nils Ferlin and...
Get the “cowboy feeling” at Sun Dance Ranch, Genuine western conviviality at Sun Dance Ranch
A Värmland Wild West at Sun Dance Ranch
A Värmland Wild West at Sun Dance Ranch

Sun Dance Ranch

Maybe it was fate that all roads led her”, says Anita Teunissen...
Cultural lunch at Saffran & Vitlök. Illustration Jesper Löfvenborg, Selma and the Mårbacka Memorial Estate are an absolute must! Illustration Jesper Löfvenborg, Dinner at Ulvby Manor. Illustration Jesper Löfvenborg
Helene Tursten. Foto Peter Knutson.
24 hours in Sunne with the author Helen Tursten

24 hours in Sunne with the author Helen Tursten

Helene Tursten is the author behind the bestsellers about Irene...
Cake buffet Clarion Colletion Hotel Bilan., Freshly-baked cinnamon buns., Mårbacka cake. Foto Ann-Charlotte Fägerlind.
Mårbacka Café. Foto Kjell Sundström.
The coffee and snacks culture in Värmland - The Swedish fika

The coffee and snacks culture in Värmland

The scent of freshly baked pastries and freshly brewed coffee...
Putte i Parken, Sweden’s biggest free festival., Eat well at one of the best restaurants in town.
Inre hamn är ety omtyckt vattenhål för nöjeslystna. Foto Linn Malmen.
Flourishing entertainment in Karlstad

Flourishing entertainment in Karlstad

Excellent daytime activities, high-class food experiences and a...
Ack Värmland. Foto Per Bäckstrand/TV 4
Ack Värmland

Ack Värmland

Ack Värmland is the hit show from TV4 that puts the zaniness of...
Explore Värmlands

Destinations

  • Arvika
  • Degerfors
  • Eda
  • Filipstad
  • Forshaga
  • Grums
  • Hagfors
  • Hammarö
  • Karlskoga
  • Karlstad
  • Kil
  • Kristinehamn
  • Munkfors
  • Storfors
  • Sunne
  • Säffle
  • Torsby
  • Årjäng
Arvika
Degerfors
Eda
Filipstad
Forshaga
Grums
Hagfors
Hammarö
Karlskoga
Karlstad
Kil
Kristinehamn
Munkfors
Storfors
Sunne
Säffle
Torsby
Årjäng
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Arvika
Arvika in the heart of Värmland. It is not just an exceptionally beautiful region with fantastic opportunities for outdoor life.
Karlskoga
Surrounded by beautiful nature, forests and numerous lakes, Karlskoga is for many, the perfect destination for recreation of all kinds. In Lake...
Eda
Eda municipality has a significant bordertrading, historical sights and natur experinces both in summer and winter. Welcome!
Forshaga
We are proud of our exclusive salmon fishing in the river Klarälven and the nature near the bike trail Klarälvsbanan. But we have more to offer you.
Karlstad
Karlstad is a wonderfully compact Swedish city with a 'big city’ feel, with the advantage that many attractions are just a short walk away.
Munkfors
Historic and interesting attractions with a mix of culture, nature, tradition and festivity. Visit the mill park by river Klarälven.
Sunne
Sunne is a tourist hub with Mårbacka estate - the home of Selma Lagerlöf, Rottneros Park, The water park Vattenlandet and the ski resort Ski Sunne.
Säffle
Säffle is the municipality that begins at the shore of Lake Vänern with the beautiful archipelagos of Lurö and Millesvik.
Kristinehamn
Walk in the charming town center dating back to the 1600s. Enjoy Lake Vänern, boat tours, shopping, food, entertainment and culture.
Degerfors
In Degerfors municipality you’re always close to water and magnificent scenery. Here are the lakes Möckeln, Skagern, Ölen, Storbjörken, and...
Filipstad
Welcome to Filipstad. Here you can try gold panning, fishing, go hiking, canoeing, trolley riding and in the winter you can go skating and skiing.
Grums
Welcome to discover Grums!
Hagfors
Welcome to Hagfors! Go hiking with a guide or come with us on a safari and look for wild animals. Go biking along the Klarälvsbanan.
Hammarö
Hammarö is a green island in Lake Vänern. Perfect for bathing, boattrips and with a rich culture.
Kil
Welcome to discover Kil!
Kanot
Storfors
Welcome to Storfors. Discover the lake system of Bergslagskanalen.
Torsby
Unique experiences- Sweden's first skitunnel, timberrafting on River Klarälven and hiking in the mysterious Finnskogen.
Årjäng
Welcome to Årjäng in the western part of Värmland on the border to Norway. With a lot of lakes, hiking trails and wild animals you can experience the...