Lakeside hike

Come and join us for a walk in the footsteps of the local history. This is a light-hearted but informative walk along the shore of beautiful lake Siljan. During the walk the guide tell the exciting story of Rättvik and the lake Siljan area, about former king Gustaf Wasa and his local combatants as well as about Rättvik as an old touristic destination. We pass several historic sites and buildings. We also gets to know more about the interesting geology of the area. The walk is easy, but about 8 km.


  • Guided walk in historic environment
  • Interesting stories from the past
  • Scenic views of Lake Siljan
  • Passing through lush environment following small nature trails
  • Stop at an old and restored jetty for steamboats
  • Pass the village church and buildings dating back to the thirtheen century
  • Learn more about the exciting geology of the area
  • Quality time together in beautiful nature
  • Refreshments at a scenic spot


550 SEK/ person 250 SEK/ child (up to 13)


Approx 4-5 hoursOn request. Please contact us for more information.


Guided hike, englishspeaking local guide, organic refreshments outdoor and local transport.


Meeting place is outside the church of Rättvik, approx 1,5 km walk from the Tourist Center and train station in Rättvik.