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There is something magical about the Dalsland canal and it is not only the surrounding stunningly beautiful nature that will enthrall you. The most astonishing thing is that although it takes you between Vänern and the mysterious Lake Stora Lee in...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Nils Ericsons vag 1 | Upperud, Haverud 464 72, Sweden
We went to Haverud especially to have a look at the steel aquaduct in combination with the train tracks and the sluices. It is impressive to see how everything has been constructed (all in the 19th century!) and watch a boat go through the sluices...More
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DalslandsKanalAB, Webmaster at Dalslands Kanal AB, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018
Thank you so much for your review! Have a great stay at Dalsland Canal!
We spent the day driving from Bengtsfors to Håverud and enjoyed several stops by the canal along the way. Bengtsfors has a somewhat unusual Japanese inspired garden which is dedicated to the environmental cleanup that took place after mercury deposits were found in the area...More
Yes, in the interior of Sweden you will find a Kanal that is old and interesting and still working although it was built between 1864-1868. Along side of it is a restaurant and a fish processing plant where you can buy the best smoked lox...More
dalslands kanal is a lovely way of discovering the swedish country side from your canoe or boat. at one point you are in an akvadukt crossing over another stream and it's an amazing feeling. at a few other points you have to get through water...More
The ultimate way to travel throug an ulitimately beautiful part of Swedish nature, with small towns and clever solutions to engineering problems. The Canal is also an interesting part of the industrial history of this region.