SAS - the biggest airline company in Scandinavia - offers cheap international flight tickets to Kalmar.
Our city guide will help you to find out what's up and what the best tips are from SAS crew and passengers. Kalmar a historical city with well preserved heritage, close to sights as the land of author Astrid Lindgren as well as the Kingdom of Crystal.
What's up in Kalmar
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|Kalmar Castle |
The town of Kalmar is well preserved and a lot of work has been put in restoring the town's old buildings. Kalmar Castle and the nearby Old Town are perfect examples.
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Kalmar County Museum
Tel.: +46 480 45 13 00
The museum's main attraction is the The Royal Ship Kronan, which sank in the Baltic Sea in the 17th century. It's a well built exhibition with dioramas, models, movies, reconstructed underwater environments and a large number of artefacts from the site.
|Kingdom of Crystal |
Only 45 minutes from Kalmar you'll find The Kingdom of Crystal, Glasriket. It's a geographical area today containing a total of 15 glassworks. The larger ones have museums and are open for visitors to see the glassblowing hall. It's an opportunity to buy all kinds of glass products, including glasses, vases and unique glass Orrefors Glasbruk and Kosta Boda.
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|Inhabitants: 36,293 |
|Language: Swedish |
|Currency: Swedish krona (SEK) |
|Time zone: GMT +1 || |
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