Walk or ride a bike on trails in the woods. Bring a basket and pick mushrooms or berries in late summer. Take the boat early in the morning or at dusk and watch for wildlife along the rivers and enjoy the silence.
If you bring bikes you can ride along the watercourses. We also have some bikes for rent. Maybe bring a picnic basket. Maps of adequate roads can be provided.
Good fishing both summer and winter.
Here you fish in an area with many small lakes and can get pike, perch, roach and bream. Trolling with a spinning rod is popular, but to fish with bait might be more peaceful! Rowing boat is available and electrical motor is available for rent. Equipment for ice fishing can be rented. You can find more information about the fishing area and also buy fishing license online at the website of Vrigstad Fiskevårdsområde.
Follow us around the farm
Take a tour with us around the farm and look after the animals. During February-March the cows gives birth and need additional oversight. During May to September we visit the animals on the pastures.
The two cottages share a canoe. Use it for a trip in the watercourses. There is also a possibility to rent canoes from ”Adventure of Småland”
Enjoy the heat in the floating sauna together with cool baths in the lake.
In Sävsjö äventyrsbad you can swim, ride a water slide and relax in the sauna or the whirlpool.
Sävsjö Boda Borg (15km)
Challenge! The Adventure House of Boda Borg is an adventure in which cooperation, resourcefulness and flexibility are combined. Make teams of 3-5 people and you will have guaranteed hours of fun at Boda Borg.
Sävsjö Shooting Range (15km)
Sävsjö Shooting Range is one of Europe's largest indoor facilities for shooting. Here you can practise with an instructor on the gun-arc and rifle shooting. Using the simulator, you can practise your skill for elk and deer hunting. You can also challenge in a nice pentathlon.
Bank Museum and Citizens' Home from the turn of the century. Exhibitions with bookmarks, bank machines, cash registers, etc. www.bankgarden.se
Old-fashioned country store in Modahl (15km)
A country store like it appeared a hundred years ago. The store has been around since 1898 and is now run by the fourth generation.
Ohsabanan and café (30km)
Ohsabanan is a museum railway. It is a narrow-track utility railway with steam locomotives and wagons from the turn of the century. (www.ohsabanan.com)
Nydala Monastery (15km)
Nydala Monastery (Nova Vallis) was a cultural center in the Middle Ages. The monastery was founded in 1143 by cistercian monks. The church was invaded in 1266. The church and ruins of the monastery's buildings are left. www.nydalaklostertradgard.se
Experience the fascinating spectacle when skilled glaziers tames the red-hot molten glass into beautiful crystal glass. See www.glasriket.se for more information.
Astrid Lindgren’s World (115km)
In Vimmerby, you can visit Astrid Lindgren’s World. Here you can meet Pippi Longstocking and your other favorite Astrid Lindgren characters for real.
High Chaparral (60km)
Experience the WIld West at High Chaparral. An exciting day for both children and adults.
Forest adventure with zip line by Little Rock Lake (~70km)
A many-hour adventure in the great forest in Småland. Experience the forests, creeks and lakes from a breathtaking perspective high above the forest landscape. Experience the feeling of flying, moving in high-altitude and high-speed in the 150-year-old forest landscape. Located ~ 30km south of Vetlanda. Swedenzipline.com
Go skiing in Isaberg, the largest ski resort in the southern of Sweden. Other ski slopes in the area is Högagärde in Sävsjö and Kettilsås in Vetlanda.