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Borgholms Slott

Oland, Sweden
+46 485 123 33
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Definitely a must when on Öland

This fortress is definitely a must on every to do list when you visit Öland. You can walk around on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ManjaK
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Frankfurt, Germany
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Fantastic history

This is one of the musts visiting Öland . Fantastic history showing the past . During the summer... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
KalleBorgholm
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Borgholm
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800 years of Swedish history are on display at this beautiful castle.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Oland, Sweden
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"summer palace"
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"points of interest"
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"long time"
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"ruins"
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"borgholm"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This fortress is definitely a must on every to do list when you visit Öland. You can walk around on the inside and explore the ruins. Its quite well preserved. You can also book a tour with a local guide if you want more insights....More

Thank ManjaK
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

This is one of the musts visiting Öland . Fantastic history showing the past . During the summer one can vist the castel .

Thank KalleBorgholm
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

What a magnificent castle built in the 1200's truly stimulates the imagination of times that were. An Oland Treasure. Free of charge to walk around the outside, parking needs paying (various charges), dog friendly.

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

This is one of the most beautiful ruines I have ever visited. It's huge and really spectacular ! You can walk around for a long time and each time discover different spots. A must do when you are on Öland !

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

I'm always impressed that in Sweden informatin is provided in English. enough for me to appreciate the history of this place.

Thank shamanictraveller
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Our family of 7 decided to visit the Borgholm Castle, and did not realize until we were there that the Royals Summer Palace was next to the Castle; castle to the right and palace road to the left. Parking is available on sight. ;). Is...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Today we visited the palace gardens. Really beatyfull, lots of flowers, trees and all sizes of statues. I think it's not a very big offer to be there in the summer-house ! There are lots of work to do, it's a pleasure to walk around...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Impressive for a quick 2 hour tour, good views to the water from the slott. the walk to nature-reserve outside is impressive but difficult with small children. Overall nice to see when you are in oland but not must :)

Thank Richi17
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

We really loved our visit tot he castle/fort ruins, the museum was very informative, short but concise, and the exhibits were placed excellently to make good use of the castle's structure. There's an app you can download if you wish to listen to the complete...More

Thank AnnaMOberg
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Unfortunately, visited in the off-season. But enjoyed walking around outside and looking over the Strait of Kalmar and the charming town of Borgholm. Worth the trip!

Thank hoboatlarge
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