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Tips on things to do in Borlänge

The hotel’s location by the scenic Liljeqvistska Park only five minutes´ walk from Borlänge Central Station, makes First Hotel Borlänge the perfect base for exploring Borlänge and its surroundings.

See our tips on things to do in Borlänge below, or speak to a member of our staff if you need more inspiration or ideas of what to do while visiting.


Parks in Borlänge

A perfect way to relax after a busy day of shopping in Borlänge or a long working day is to visit the beautiful Humleparken five minutes’ walk from the hotel. Here, you can enjoy the opportunity to visit Almas Café for an afternoon coffee.

Another popular oasis is Liljeqvistska Park approx. 150 metres from the hotel. Here, you will find the Jussi Björling Museum, for those who want to learn more about the Swedish opera singer, as well as the city’s Geological Museum for those seeking to discover how geology affects life on earth.

Borlänge with children

If you are visiting Borlänge with children, we recommend the 2047 Science Center. Ideal for curious children seeking to experiment and learn more about technology, physics and humankind or to explore the universe in the planetarium.

Another popular family activity is the Aqua Nova waterpark. Challenge yourself to the climbing wall, whiz down the waterslides, experience the wave machine or hop into the outdoor whirl pool.


Frostbrunnsdalen in Borlänge

Frostbrunnsdalen Nature Reserve is a wonderful oasis for nature lovers. The approx. 20-metre deep gorge offers rich and lush vegetation, several bird species and three natural springs from which the municipality still sources its water.

Frostbrunnsdalen Café is open during the summer and serves house-made and organic delicacies. Frostbrunnsdalen is located near Stora Tuna Church about 6 kilometres from Borlänge city centre. If you are not arriving by car, you can take bus No. 1 that stops outside the hotel.

Romme Alpin Ski Center

Romme Alpin

The Romme Alpin Ski Centre is located 20 minutes away by car.

A total of 33 different ski tracks run in all directions from the two ski slopes, the highest of which reaches 275 metres. There is also a large ski rental centre, a ski shop and several dining options with varied offerings.