Ullared is surrounded by the forests of Sweden’s Halland region. The beautiful scenery, with its wonderful forests and lakes, makes even a simple walk into an experience.
Here are a few tips on what you can do on a visit to Gekås Ullared.
Ekomuseum nedre Ätradalen (Ecomuseum lower Ätran valley)
Ekomuseum nedre Ätradalen is a collection of some 78 different local attractions, everything from beautiful, scenic locations to skilful craftsmen. The choice is yours!
Åkulla beech woods
Åkulla beech woods is a 50 square metre nature conservation area full of exciting places to visit – everything from businesses with overnight accommodation, food and activities to small, unique, privately owned museums.
Öströö Sheep Farm
They call it “Sweden’s best sheep farm”. At Öströö there’s always something exciting going on, especially in spring and summer. Go on a lamb safari or watch the lambs frolicking in the field while you have a coffee break.
At Yttra Berg nature reserve just outside Gällared you can enjoy the wonderful agricultural landscape and feel a real sense of history. Walk one of the trails or visit the fascinating agricultural museum.
Wismens Natur & Fiske
At Wismens Natur & Fiske you can go fishing, have a BBQ, indulge yourself in a relaxing treatment or go rowing on the tranquil lake. And on the farm there’s a smithy, a hut where the flax was dried and a wood-fired oven from the 17th century.
World heritage radio station in Grimeton
The radio station in Grimeton became a world heritage site in 2004 for the following reasons: “Varberg Radio Station in Grimeton is a unique monument which demonstrates the development of communications technology during the period after the First World War.”
Ästad Gård is a modern activities-based business in a rustic, rural environment. Here you can challenge your friends in the team activity Prisoners on the Farm or relax in the fabulous spa. Perfect for conference groups, hen parties, stag parties and office parties, or if you just want to get away from it all.
Örnatorpets gästranch (guest ranch)
At Örnatorpet it’s up to you whether you just want to take it easy and enjoy the peace and quiet, or whether you want to go out riding and maybe learn a bit more about Natural horsemanship. And if you want to you can bring your own horse.
Källsjö Mejeri (Dairy)
Visit the dairy which, according to the food magazine Allt om mat, makes Sweden’s best cheesecake. Relax over coffee and cake and buy some cheesecake to take home with you!