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Sweden´s youngest city
Säffle was granted its town charter in 1951 and is with that Sweden’s youngest city. Welcome to a city built with red brick stones – one of Säffle´s characteristics of the period.
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Hours of sunshine
Since the autumn of 2010 we have a sun meter at Lurö to measure the number of hours of sunshine. The result shows that Lurö holds the top position in whole Scandinavia!
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Archipelago Restaurant
Unique! Lake Vänern´s only fully licensed archipelago restaurant, Lurö Krog, belongs to the district of Säffle. We bid you a warm welcome.
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Coffe Cups in Säffle
Säffle, a cup of coffee. Well, there is not only one but many coffee cups in Säffle. Give and take… and some come with a broken handle.
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Nature Reserves
Did you know that there are as many as 19 nature reserves in the district of Säffle? Together they cover a total area of 25683 hectares
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Shore & Coast
The water is never far away in the district of Säffle. We have a total of 1562 km of shore and coast along our beautiful lakes, peaceful woodland tarns and the inland sea Vänern.
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Tina Thörner
Codriver

Tina Thörner

Born in 1966 in Säffle, Tina is an internationally successful...
Artist

Otto Hesselbom

Hesselbom is counted as one of Dalsland´s foremost depicter with...
Opera

SäffleOperan

Success again for SäffleOpera 2017. Photo from My Fair Lady 2016
Esaias Tegnér
Writer

Esaias Tegnér

A Swedish poet and intellectual leader. Bishop in Växjö.