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Address: Stockholmsvagen | Stockholmsvägen, Vasteras, Sweden
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Viking burial ground

Nice area, with ship shaped graves. Stone circles and a big hill for the Viking king Anund and several small ones.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 December 2016
Staffan S
Vasteras, Sweden
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Vasteras, Sweden
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Every tourist that comes to Vasteras should visit this place. There are several things to see, read and learn. Plus, there's a cafe and a lovely forest surrounding this ancient ground.

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Vasteras, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Nice area, with ship shaped graves. Stone circles and a big hill for the Viking king Anund and several small ones.

Thank Staffan S
Vasteras, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

A historical sightseeing stop that you can't miss when in Västerås. You can feel the history around you and fantasize about prehistoric times. A very nice and cheap cafe is situated next to it with only home made delicacies. You won't regret a visit here. It's even nicer if you rent a bike to get here.

Thank Ulrika S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Here you will find Sweden's largest Viking ship collection and a very big grave hill form a Viking king Anund. The area is very beautiful and well worth a visit if you are in the area. Very nice visit for Families as there is a nice outdoor area for kids.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

A great place to see the stone age history in Sweden. It is easy to explore this place and amaz about the sight. Also if you have time explore the nearby forest with good walking trails.

Thank Jason S
Noida, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

The place is on outskirts of the town and is of historical significance. We went there to spend a Sunday, and enjoyed the site. the site was full of descriptions mentioning the history of the area. All in all a nice place to spend a few hours.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Don't miss this place when you are visiting Västerås. In the summertime there are events there, but you can climb the large heap any time.

Thank Gunilla N
Worcester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

Really interesting history - the immediate mounds and stones are good for a pleasant walk - about 1 hour total, but the entire complex is much larger and could be a day's outing

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Vasteras, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

On a sunny day worth a trip. A giant burial mound/tumulus surrounded by some smaller urn graves and four ships settings build of standing stones forming the outline of (viking) ships. But get there before 11.00 am or you may have to share your experience with too many other visitors. The surrounding area is very beautiful and at the parking... More 

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Vasteras, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favourite place in Vasteras. The nature is really breathe taking and there is so much history here. Viking tombs, rune stones and big stone ships. There is a free audio walk you can take if you have a QR reader on your phone/tablet. A must visit if you're in Vasteras.

Thank Monki87

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