Kalmar is a city surrounded by water. The city center itself, Kvarnholmen, is situated on its own island. In and around the city center there are lots of beautiful places to visit.
Visit one of Kalmar's beaches, wander around Kalmarsundsleden or canoe in the channels around the city center and the castle. Canoeing is a popular activity in Kalmar since the city is surrounded by channels and you can see many sights up close from the canoe. Kalmarsundsleden is a biking and hiking trail that passes many interesting and beautiful places along the coast.
Kalmarsundsleden is an easily accessible hiking trail that follows forest paths, bathing sites and beautiful places along the coast. Experience the trail with a bike or by foot!
Find the beach that suits you best! Choose from lively beaches in the city center to calmer beaches south and north of Kalmar. For example, you will find the popular beach Kattrumpan at the end of the shopping street “Storgatan”.