“Dalagård is a perfect starting point for excursions. Within reasonable distance are world-famous gardens, two World Heritage Sites, 2 artist´s homes and one national park. The large cottage has two binders with more information.”

Muddus hjortron
Visit our nice and talented neighbors Catarina and Lasse Hansson who manufacture the world’s most delicious mulled wine, jam and chocolate (at least according to Dalagård´s guests). Located just 3 km from Dalagård in the village Kolarbo. Nice farm shop in beautiful surroundings. Chokolate tasting can be arranged if you book early. Check opening hours before leaving.

 The old Smelting works  in Avesta
In the nearby market town of Avesta there are all kinds of shops as well as many sights such as a  European bison park, the author and Nobelprize Laureate Karlfeldt´s Farm, the accordionist Carl Jularbo museum and the old Smelting works  which are now an internationally featured art gallery.

Sala Silver Mine
A unique silver mine which is worth a visit, about 30 minutes south of our estate.

Lower Dalälvens Fisheries & National Park Our farm is located in the Lower Dalälven area, considered to be the country’s most complete fishing grounds. Apart from internationally renowned fishing in the river there are over 200 lakes in the neighborhood. In Gysinge there is a National Park, Nature Center and the Architectural center for original details for true to character conservation. The Husby ring Sweden’s first eco-museum and oldest industrial heritage trail 60 km tour of  beautiful industrial communities, gourmet restaurants and attractions.The village Ornäs with Ornässtugan, Sweden’s oldest museum from 1758  and the Ornäs birch  (Betula pendula Dalecarlica.) the official national tree of Sweden in 1985

Carl Larsson´s home 
The artist Carl Larsson’s home in Sundborn outside Falun attracts 40,000 visitors annually.

Falun World Hertage Site
The Copper mine and the surrounding countryside became World Heritage 2001 .Guides tours underground of Falu mine.

World Heritage Engelberg
A well-preserved industrial environment with an iron smelter and unique petroleum island. It is one of the world’s leading industrial monuments. World Heritage Site since 1993.

Wij Gardens
Internationally mentioned garden project created by Lars Krantz.

Zorn´s house
The Painter Anders Zorn’s home with several separate museums

Åsgarns community center (Bystuga) 
Our lodge is located in Åsgarn´s Valley. Our lovely “bystuga” is not as internationally famous as the other 11 sights, but many interesting activities take lace here  and  there are many interesting places within walking and cycling distance. Read more under tab 12 of the guest info.