Quality Hotel Galaxen
Jussi Bjorlinge Vag 25
Borlange, 784 32
Phone: (46) 243 216000
Fax: (46) 243 216101
The Falu Gruva is a copper mine located in Falun. Now the place has been converted into a semi museum and a place you go to get hands on experience about mines. For further details, do visit their website.
Located in the small locality of Sundborn, the Carl Larsson-gården could serve as a source of inspiration for artists as it has been for thousands of people who have visited this place every year. Carl Larsson-gården is the residence of a renowned 20th-century artist Carl Larsson and his family and was built in the middle of the 19th Century. It was known as Lilla Hyttnäs at that time and a guided tour to the house will take you through his works. Some of his most famous paintings such as the Pontus i skamvrån and still life paintings were inspired from the things inside the house. Be it the Gustavian style drawing room or his compact bedroom, you can observe his artwork and innovations in the decor of the house. Open throughout the year, the place is perfect for the followers of Carl Larsson's work and life.
Located in Leksand, this is a farm house that is built in the 17th Century and was preserved as is. It has numerous old buildings with distinct architectural styles of that period.
Built by Alex Munte, a physician by profession for his wife Hilda, the Munthes Hildasholm is a spectacular mansion like structure that sits pretty at Leksand. Built with stone gravels, the property has a valuable heritage touch to it. The mansion interiors features 14 rooms, each of which are excellently preserved and maintained. Currently, it serves as a monument that has been restored and renovated over the years. There is a magnificent garden surrounding the house that is not a typical one of sorts, rather its grows organic produce and breeds wonderful flowers. All in all, set in beautiful environs, the properly manicured house is well worth a visit. Check website for more details.