County: Gotland County
Gotland is a place full of opportunities, a place to explore, a place to relax. It is a place for exciting encounters, between land and sea, between the past and the present but also between people enjoying each other’s company.
Visby is one of Scandinavia’s preeminent medieval cities. Every August, it hosts its medieval week, complete with authentic dress, feasts and jousting. But you don’t need to visit Visby in August to get a sense of its medieval history.
Boka färjan till Visby på Gotland från Nynäshamn eller Oskarshamn. Förutom båten kan du boka boende, aktiviteter, evenemang, hyrfordon och paketresor.
Visby is Gotland’s only town and what a town it is; in summertime expect and get low-rise, red rose-covered cottages, tall towers, turrets and spires, shady arches and ‘twisty …
Gotland’s picturesque, medieval capital, Visby, is a delight in every way. Even if you saw nothing else of the wealth of fascination the island has to offer, a stroll among Visby’s tangle of cobbled lanes, lined with painted cottages sprouting colourful wildflowers from cracks in their pavement, will not be forgotten quickly.
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Visby, Sweden is a World Heritage town. The town on Gotland known because of Medeltidsveckan Visby (see The Medieval Week in pictures), the medieval encircling wall, ruins, roses and narrow streets.
Take the ferry to Gotland this summer! We have a lot of departures between Nynäshamn, Oskarshamn and Visby. The journey takes around 3 hours, giving you the opportunity to relax, watch a movie or have a meal. Welcome aboard.
Gotland is one of Sweden’s most noted tourist destinations. In 2001 it was the fifth largest tourist destination in Sweden based on the total number of guest nights. Gotland is usually the part of Sweden which receives the most hours of sunlight during a year with Visby statistically the location with the most sunshine in Sweden.
Location: Baltic Sea