Hiking at Lurö - lake Vänern

Säffle
Welcome to Lurö the island in the middle of Lake Vänern! A stunning oasis in Säffle community.

At Lurö there are several trails from 1 - 10 km, a total of about two Swedish miles with marked hiking trails if you count all the paths and old roads. Even today visible traces of Lurös rich history of the landscape for example, a ruin of the abbey and brickyard kilns, a water source that is believed to have been used as a source of sacrifice for pilgrims, a small schoolhouse, as an imprint of the time Lurö was a center of Vänern area. From the ancient defence castle you have a magnificent view over the Lurö archipelago. At Stånguddens lighthouse you can see Kinnekulle that is on the other side of the lake Vänern.

Luröskärgårdens Natur - och Kulturförening Information and maps, in Swedish

Booklet with hikingtrails on Lurö available for purchase on the boat, Luröbåten, and at Luröbryggan. Note booking in advance.  

Opening hours
INFO
Place
Year around with own boat. Regular boat trips go during the summer, starting after midsummar day to late August. Note booking in advance.
Organizer
Name
Lurö - mitt i Vänern
Address
Lurö
661 91 Säffle
Municipality: Säffle
Agnetha Möller Carlsson
Description
Ön Lurö ligger mitt i Vänern. Avskild och lugn plats med bra boendemöjligheter. Avslappnande lättare vandring med många sevärdheter och härlig natur.
Directions
Från Säffle centrum kör mot Ekenäs. Till Lurö skärgård tar du dig med egen båt eller båtturer med start på Midsommardagen
Go back
Visit webpage
Nature
Hiking
Lake Vänern
History