Thinking where to spend the best summer getaways in Scandinavia, where your family will surely have the most unforgettable summer this year? Kolmården Wildlife Park is the largest and the most beautiful wildlife/theme park located in the beautiful countryside of Stockholm, Sweden.
One of the most memorable getaways we did last summer was when visited Kolmården. We started our day early in the morning, we drove 30 minutes all the way to the South of Stockholm from Norköpping. Going there is so easy even if you don’t have your own car. Rail and bus connections serve various destinations in southern and northern Sweden. We paid 429kr per person for 1-day admission and we enjoyed all access in the Park. Children below 3 years are free of charge.If 1 day in the Park is not enough for your family or Friends, you can avail the 2 days pass for 549Kr and come back the next day to continue your adventure. Check prices here!
Whats inside at the Kolmården Wildlife Park
Kolmården Wildlife Park offers various activities to the entire family. Seeing close to the Lion, Tiger, Giraffe, Elephant and much more makes you feel you’re in South Africa. Kolmården Wildlife Park is home to 600 animals, all over the world. Not only that, they also have plenty of children rides and show where your children will going to dance for joy. You can watch Bird shows Tiger shows, Dolphin shows, and even their favorite Bamse are there. But Parents and adults don’t be sad, you can surely have a memorable day in Kolmården too. Be ready to catch your breath for the Biggest and wildest wooden roller coaster in the world.
When visiting Kolmården Wildlife Park, be sure to wear comfortable shoes. The Park is approximately 370 acres wide and most your time you will walk around. Don’t forget to bring extra clothes also, when you’re going to watch the Dolphin shows there is tendency you will get wet due to the dolphin jumping and splashing of water.
Animals, Rides, and Sight at the Kolmården Wildlife Park
Wildlife animals all over the park, even Camels and Wolf are there
Group of Lioness chilling and playing in Hot Swedish Summer
Best way to see the Wildest Animal is riding the Cable car
Even the King of the Jungle is at Kolmården Wildlife Park
You can pet and touch the baby Goat in the farm
Dolphin Show is One of the most exciting and beautiful shows in Kolmården Wildlife Park
Scandinavian Children will really love this shows. Bamse the Great wild Bear
There are plenty of children and adult rides in the Park
″Wildfire″ The largest Wooden Roller Coaster in the world
Where to eat
If you wish to have a picnic with the family, you can bring your own food and enjoy your lunch at the grilling stations. Bringing our own food is a good and convenient idea to do. Not only you will save money but your children or even you will not starve due to the long queue of the restaurants.Lunch time in Kolmården is crowded and busy, But if you don’t want to pack your own meal, of course, you can eat in the restaurant. There are plenty of restaurant around the park also.
Accommodation in Kolmården Wildlife Park
Looking for a place to stay for a night is not a problem, you may book a hotel closer to the city or even right next to the Park. If you wanted to experience what life living in the safari you, You can book for a real African-style tent village located in the heart of the Safari area and splurge yourself for barbecue night around the campfire. Check available accommodation here!
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