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Ottenby Naturum

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Ottenby Nature Reserve, Oland, Sweden
+46 485 66 12 00
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Excellent bird watching, tips

We went to see to Ottenby Naturum next to Långe Jan in May 2017. Located at the southern tip of... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Guillaume R
via mobile
Sweden holiday

Today we visited this place. It's the most southern place of Oland. The place with overview on the... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
H.M. V
Tiel, The Netherlands
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“southern tip” (3 reviews)
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Ottenby Nature Reserve, Oland, Sweden
+46 485 66 12 00
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We went to see to Ottenby Naturum next to Långe Jan in May 2017. Located at the southern tip of Öland, this is a great place for bird watching. The views are fantastic over the Baltic Sea and the island. There are usually plenty of...More

Thank Guillaume R
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Today we visited this place. It's the most southern place of Oland. The place with overview on the Ost-sea. You can walk around the light-house and climb into the light-house. There's a small restaurant. You can have a smorgasbrot, we had the one with egg...More

Thank H.M. V
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Despite the view from the lighthouse , not much to see there. Museum is small, for 10 mins viewing. Nearby just 1 restaurant, with horrible traffic and waiting time, food was unreasonably expensive and below average. Nice area to have a picnic on a sunny...More

Thank Retniok
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is one of the best places in Sweden for watching migrating birds, so the Ottenby Naturum should be well known for anyone interested in bird watching. The place is located on the southernmost tip of Öland and takes around an hour to drive after...More

Thank NillaJ
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Interesting nature center, even for non-birdwatchers. There are some nice souvenirs you can buy, and help the center and its animals. There is information about the work carried on in the area.

Thank Ana L
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Nice place to visit on a sunny day. Unfortunately it was not high season when we visited, so everything was closed. Very nice area for walking!!

Thank Bella182182
Reviewed 24 August 2015

If you are ornitolog or just interested of the nature in the are have a lok here. If there are guides they have a lot to tell you about it! For kids there are a lot to learn.

Thank Tigram1
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Great views of the area if you're willing to climb up the light house! Really amazing area out looking the sea!

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Had a super afternoon here. My wife rated this as the best thing we did on the island. Saw huge seal colony and an ornithology group let us look through their telescope at an eagle. Beautiful scenery, nice cafe and good views from the lighthouse....More

1  Thank fitboyscrim
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

The landscape is breathtaking. So many birds can be sighted n the melodiuos chirpping.Fascinating to go thro the fields of cows to get to the lighthouse. Natural rock formation n flat lowland is beautiful.

Thank Patsy B
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