Kalmar is a popular summer city, and it is not difficult to understand why. Wherever you are, both the sea and the city’s history are present. You can walk on charming cobbled streets, see an exciting exhibition, and then take a dip at one of the city’s bathing spots. Why not choose Kalmarsundsbadet, where you can swim with a view of Kalmar Castle? The sea and the historic city center give Kalmar charm and character. At the same time, there is a large selection of shops, restaurants, pubs, experiences, and events.
Kalmar also has a modern university, multinational companies, and an airport ten minutes from the city center. There is fantastic countryside and expansive green industry. Within walking and cycling distance, you can experience parks, meadows, the sea, cobbled streets, shops, museums, and cafes. You can visit historical sights such as Kalmar Castle and the Royal Ship Kronan.
In most cases, there is also a large selection of concerts, theater performances, and other events.