PLACES OF INTEREST

There are many places of interest and touristic attractions in the surroundings of Sifferbo Stugby.
A few of the many possibilities:



Falu Copper mine at Falun
One of the attractions well worth to visit is the Falu Copper Mine. This mining district is one of the fourteen sites on the World Heritage List in Sweden and added on this list in 2001. The copper mine was in operation since the late 8th century. In the 17th century this area became the main industrial area of Sweden and the mine was finally closed on December 8, 1992. You can visit the underground mine with a nice and exciting guided tour of 1 hour, visit the museum and make a walking trip of 3 km around the Great Pit (the large mine gap). Open all year.



Carl Larsson-gården at Sundborn
This house of Carl and Karin Larsson (museum) is the most popular attraction of Falun and is located in the idyllical place Sundborn, 13 km north of Falun. Carl Lasson (1853 – 1919) was a very famous Swedish artist. The Carl Larsson home is in itself a work of art, lovingly created by the Larssons. All the textiles of the house were designed and woven by Karin and she also designed much of the furniture. The interior is a source of inspiration to home lovers and interior designers all over the world. You can visit the house with a very interesting guided tour. Open all year.

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Zorn museum at Mora
The Zorn Museum at Mora is one of Sweden's most established and well-known art museums. It exhibits works by Anders Zorn: paintings, sculptures, etchings and watercolours. Anders Zorn was one of Sweden's internationally best known artists. He was born in Mora on 18th February 1860 and died on 22nd August 1920. His fame abroad was founded mainly on his portraiture where he had the ability to capture the character and the personality of the depicted person. The Zorn House (Zorngården) at Mora is the creation of Anders and Emma Zorn. Open all year.



Dalahäst / Dalecarlian horse
The symbol for Dalarna and now also for Sweden is the Dalecarlian horse. The world-famous real Dalecarlian horse is manufactured in only one place on Earth, in the little village Nusnäs, near Mora. It is made for over 350 years and sold throughout the whole world. The horse is mostly hand carved and painted entirely by hand. Therefore every horse is unique. The production process can be followed during a visit at the company Nils Olsson.

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ATTRACTIONS

There are many touristic attractions in the surroundings of Sifferbo Stugby.
Maserhallen Aqua Nova and Leksand Sommarland are attractions for all ages. Especially children can enjoy themselves very good. Besides this you can visit Tomteland, a sort of fairytale park, in the neighbourhood of Mora.



Leksand Sommarland at Leksand
Adventure themepark Sommarland is a playground with a lot of attractions like a climbing wall, go-carting, quad-biking, trampolines, a Ferris wheel, a roller coaster, rifle shooting and many water attractions with several slides, wild water attractions, bumper boats and much more.
This attraction is only a half hour cardrive from our stugby and is open about from the 15th of June until the 21st of August.



Maserhallen Aqua Nova at Borlänge
The swimming-paradise offers exciting water slides and artificial waves. For the more serious swimmer, there is also a 25 meters pool with 7 lanes. In addition there are various saunas, a solarium and a fully equipped fitness room. There are three great water slides, a wild rapid, a wave pool, an outdoor pool with a giant slide, a large hot pool withwonderful bubbles and a challenging climbing wall. Maserhallen Aqua Nova is open all year round.



Tomteland at Mora
Tomteland (Santaworld) is a sort of fairytale park (tomte is the swedish word for Santa Claus). It consists of a fairytale forest with fairies, elfs, witches and trolls, a reindeer- and moosepark and of course the home of Santa Claus.
Tomteland is open during the summer from about 15 June until the end of August, in the winter: in the weekends in November and during Christmas holiday and at spring holidays. Tomteland is about one hour car drive from our park.



Orsa Rovdjurspark (Bear Park) nearby Orsa
In this park you have an uniqe opportunity to watch the animals in their natural habitat. Here you will find bear, wolf, lynx, Eurasian owl, wolverine, Kamchatka bear, polar bear, amur tigers, Persian leopards and snow leopard side by side. This park is the greatest bear park in Europe and is open all year round. Orsa Rovdjurspark is located north of Orsa, about a cardrive of 1 hour and 45 minutes from our park.

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