Hätte Camping
Tranås, Sweden
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Bicycle trips: In the surroundings of Tranås there are several possibilities to cycle. It is quite easy, via a separate cycle lane, to cycle to the nice village Tranås (3 km). Furthermore several routes are available in the reception. Some of them can be downloaded here. Don’t  your have a bicycle yourself? Rent a bike in the reception! This is possible from May till September. But please note, due to the hilly landscape it is quite heavy to cycle in these surroundings. Some tips: Trollstone route (19 km) -  click here for a route map  Gripenberg route (29 km) – click here for a route map Illern nature reserve – especially nice for mountainbikers! – click here for a route map Torpön isle Visingsö Göta Canal For a more extensive explanation click here. More routes from 33 till 111 km you will find here.  Every route can be viewed/ downloaded separately
Hiking trails: For the younger or the older ones, the experienced or less experienced hikers... in the surroundings you will find several hiking trails: Some tips: Älmåsberget:  A hiking trail of 5 km from the campsite, along the lake to a viewpoint  and back via the forrest. – click here for the route map. Illern nature reserv: Several mapped out hiking trails in the forrest with a beautiful small lake. – Click here for the map. Skrällshål: Hiking trail in the forrest  to a waterfall. Troll stone: A short, but nice hiking trail which is great to do with children! The troll stone is a big stone which lies on 3 small stones, but doesn’t fall off! How this can happen? You will read it on the information signs (Sw/Eng/Germ) along the trail. The information is for adults as well as for the children! Vallgåsa stone: This is a huge stone which is absolutely worth visiting. It is a short trail (10-15 min), so it’s easy to do with kids. Suggestion: combine this with a visit to Gränna. Torpön isle: This is the biggest isle in the Sommen lake with different possibilities to take a walk. There are several viewpoints which will give you a nice view of the beautiful lake. Skurugata: a beautiful canyon which is a very exciting hiking trail for kids! At the end it has a great viewpoint.  Be careful that you wear good shoes as you’ll have to climb on rocks and stones!  - Click here for the route map. By the way, do you know that you can find a lot of Caches in the surroundings? For those who don’t know GeoCaching, it is a modern form of “treasure hunting” which becomes more and more popular all over the world. It is a great way to explore the most special places via GPS coordinates. Adults as well as children think it’s great to hunt for treasures! We will be happy to tell you how it works. More information can also be found on www.geocaching.com. Click here for more tips and explanation
Getaways & points of interest: Tranås: Tranås village is located about 3 km from the campsite. It has a nice shopping street which is 2 km long! You will find  nice shops, boutiques and restaurants. Besides this Tranås has 5 super markets! You won’t be shorted anyway! The Svartån river flows right through the village. Take a bite at the “Strandbaren”, a nice and good restaurant with a view over the Svartån river. It is even worth visiting “Ekbergsparken”, a park with nice, big old oaks, where you can have a great lunch in a nice house of the 17th century. Do you really like fish? Try the shop and restaurant “Smålandskräften” in the harbour of Tranås! Isle Torpön: The lake Sommen is known as one of the most beautiful lakes of Sweden, so it would be a shame if you don’t get the chance to discover it! The biggest  isle, Torpön is absolutely worth visiting! On several points you have an amazing view over the lake and her countless number of isles. On this isle you’ll also find the biggest elm of Sweden. On the northern side of the isle you’ll find a nice restaurant, climbing forest  (payment required) and the Naturum. In the Naturum you’ll learn everything about the animals which live in and around the Sommen lake. From this point you can even make a nice boat trip on the lake with the whisperboat “ Elin”. Gränna: This village, near to the lake Vättern, is especially known for her red/white coloured candy sticks, the “Polkagris”. In several shops is shown how this candy is made. Sometimes you can even try it yourself! But Gränna has more! Besides the nice shopping street you’ll also find “Grännaberget Friluftsmuseum”, which you’ll find via the long stairs close to “Hotel Amalias hus”. Besides the fact that you can admire some Swedish history you can even take a sandwich or icecream or just drink a cup of coffee while enjoying the magnificent view over lake Vättern and  the isle Visingsö! Skyllaryd Moose park: However mooses live in free nature all over the region, it is sometimes difficult to see the “King of the forest” in real life. We will be happy to give you some suggestions where you probably can spot mooses. But... patience is a virtue! And for those who doesn’t have the luck or the patience, but really like to meet this fantastic animal, can visit  “Skyllaryd älg park”. In about half an hour from Tranås you can meet mooses and deer very close by!! Astrid Lindgrens World: Who doesn’t know Pippi Longstocking and Emil. You can find them in Astrid Lindgrens World. A park where the younger as well as the older ones can (re)discover the adventures of Pippi and Emil. You will find the park in Vimmerby, about 1,5 hours driving from the campsite. Hultet: For everyone who like to experience some Swedish history Hultet  is abolutely worth visiting! Hultet is a small typical Swedish old outdoor museum, which is located about 6km north of Tranås. It is beautiful located near the lake Sommen.  You can take a look in the cosy furnished Swedish houses from the 18th and 19th Century. You will absolutely  love the nice, interesting and personal stories during the tour!! Open: June 1st – August 31st, Tues/Thurs/Satur 14:00 hours; +/- 2 hours round tour. For much more ideas click here
On and around the campsite: In the reception we offer you besides a great amount of brochures much more other products, like souvenirs, icecream, candy, fishing equipment and fishing licences. In the high season it is also possible to order bread for the next day. Our campsite is connected to the Swedish camping organisation SCR. This means that the Camping Key Europe Card is obligatory. If you don’t have this card in your possession yet, you can buy it here in the reception. The costs are 150 kr/year. The campsite is established with spacious spots (80-100 m2). Besides this we have 15 cabins, some of them with, som of them without shower/toilet/water. Dogs are welcome, but have to be on the line all the time. On the whole campsite is WIFI available. Codes can be bought in the reception (from 10 kr). There is a football field and a playground for the smaller ones. Just outside the campsite you’ll find a nice (sand)beach with a big sunbathing area. There is a jumping tower and a separate part for the youngest where they can swim safely. Next to the bathing area you’ll find restaurant Sjökrogen. Here you can take  a drink or a meal while  enjoying the great view over the Sommen lake. For renting a boat/kajak on Hätte you can go to Petrus Kajak. He rents out kajaks, canoes, motor boats and small sailing boats. In his shop he even rents out life jackets and he sells boat equipments and detailed maps of the Sommen lake. Ask him about the most beautiful places! He knows them all!! Are you bringing your own boat with you? On Hätte a limited amount of boatplaces are for rent. Please note that not all boats can use these places, only smaller boats.  Please contact us if you’d like to have more information.  In the harbour of Tranås is a ramp available to put your boat into the water. Our goal is that our guest can look back at a well deserved and great holiday. We will be happy to help you more with tips and ideas. For links to several websites click here
Activities
Hätte Camping
Tranås, Sweden
Getaways & points of interest:
Tranås: Tranås village is located about 3 km from the campsite. It has a nice shopping street which is 2 km long! You will find  nice shops, boutiques and restaurants. Besides this Tranås has 5 super markets! You won’t be shorted anyway! The Svartån river flows right through the village. Take a bite at the “Strandbaren”, a nice and good restaurant with a view over the Svartån river.
Hultet: For everyone who like to experience some Swedish history Hultet  is abolutely worth visiting! Hultet is a small typical Swedish old outdoor museum, which is located about 6km north of Tranås. It is beautiful located near the lake Sommen.  You can take a look in the cosy furnished Swedish houses from the 18th and 19th Century. You will absolutely  love the nice, interesting and personal stories during the tour!!
Hiking trails: For the younger or the older ones, the experienced or less experienced hikers... in the surroundings you will find several hiking trails: Some tips: Älmåsberget:  A hiking trail of 5 km from the campsite, along the lake to a viewpoint  and back via the forrest.Illern nature reserv: Several mapped out hiking trails in the forrest with a beautiful small lake. Skrällshål: Hiking trail in the forrest  to a waterfall. Troll stone: A short, but nice hiking trail which is great to do with children! The troll stone is a big stone which lies on 3 small stones, but doesn’t fall off! How this can happen? You will read it on the information signs (Sw/Eng/Germ) along the trail. The information is for adults as well as for the children! Vallgåsa stone: This is a huge stone which is absolutely worth visiting. It is a short trail (10-15 min), so it’s easy to do with kids. Suggestion: combine this with a visit to Gränna. Torpön isle: This is the biggest isle in the Sommen lake with different possibilities to take a walk. There are several viewpoints which will give you a nice view of the beautiful lake. Skurugata: a beautiful canyon which is a very exciting hiking trail for kids! At the end it has a great viewpoint.  Be careful that you wear good shoes as you’ll have to climb on rocks and stones!
Gränna: This village, near to the lake Vättern, is especially known for her red/white coloured candy sticks, the “Polkagris”. In several shops is shown how this candy is made. Sometimes you can even try it yourself!But Gränna has more! Besides the nice shopping street you’ll also find “Grännaberget Friluftsmuseum”, which you’ll find via the long stairs close to “Hotel Amalias hus”. 
Skullaryd Älgpark
Bicycle trips: In the surroundings of Tranås there are several possibilities to cycle. It is quite easy, via a separate cycle lane, to cycle to the nice village Tranås (3 km). Furthermore several routes are available in the reception. Some of them can be downloaded here. Don’t  your have a bicycle yourself? Rent a bike in the reception! This is possible from May till September. But please note, due to the hilly landscape it is quite heavy to cycle in these surroundings. Some tips: Trollstone route (19 km)  Gripenberg route (29 km) Illern nature reserve – especially nice for mountainbikers! Torpön isle Visingsö Göta Canal
Isle Torpön: The lake Sommen is known as one of the most beautiful lakes of Sweden, so it would be a shame if you don’t get the chance to discover it! The biggest  isle, Torpön is absolutely worth visiting!
Skyllaryd Moose park: However mooses live in free nature all over the region, it is sometimes difficult to see the “King of the forest” in real life. We will be happy to give you some suggestions where you probably can spot mooses. But... patience is a virtue! And for those who doesn’t have the luck or the patience, but really like to meet this fantastic animal, can visit  “Skyllaryd älg park”. In about half an hour from Tranås you can meet mooses and deer very close by!!
Astrid Lindgrens World: Who doesn’t know Pippi Longstocking and Emil. You can find them in Astrid Lindgrens World. A park where the younger as well as the older ones can (re)discover the adventures of Pippi and Emil. You will find the park in Vimmerby, about 1,5 hours driving from the campsite
On and around the campsite: In the reception we offer you besides a great amount of brochures much more other products, like souvenirs, icecream, candy, fishing equipment and fishing licences. In the high season it is also possible to order bread for the next day.
For renting a boat/kajak on Hätte you can go to Petrus Kajak. He rents out kajaks, canoes, motor boats and small sailing boats. In his shop he even rents out life jackets and he sells boat equipments and detailed maps of the Sommen lake. Ask him about the most beautiful places! He knows them all!!
Are you bringing your own boat with you? On Hätte a limited amount of boatplaces are for rent. Please note that not all boats can use these places, only smaller boats.  Please contact us if you’d like to have more information.  In the harbour of Tranås is a ramp available to put your boat into the water.
The campsite is established with spacious spots (80-100 m2). Dogs are welcome, but have to be on the line all the time. On the whole campsite is WIFI available. Codes can be bought in the reception (from 10 kr). Next to the bathing area you’ll find restaurant Sjökrogen. Here you can take  a drink or a meal while  enjoying the great view over the Sommen lake.
Our goal is that our guest can look back at a well deserved and great holiday. We will be happy to help you more with tips and ideas.
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