The Adventure tour of the Karlsborg fortress

Address: Karlsborgs Fästning Show map

Address: Karlsborgs Fästning

Like in a time-machine you will be brought back to the time when the Karlsborgs fortress was under construction. You will experience and see how one lived during that time. Lively described and full off special effects.

A guided tour you will not forget…

Join a unique guided tour through the Karlsborg fortress with gun smoke, canons and adventure.
The tour starts with a movie that brings you back to the year of 1865 and it shows you how the life in the fortress could have been. After the movie the tour guide will take you through the old defence line beneath ground level, where it is dark, narrow, with gun smoke, floor that rumbles and more surprises….

In the caponniere authentic environment shows how people lived and worked at the fortress. You will also see the treasure vault with the gold reserve and even visit a local pub.

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About this activity

  • Phone number (booking)
    +46 50517355
  • Phone number
    +46 50517355
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Nearby accommodations

Cabin area

Karlsborgs Camping/Cottages

Distance: 2 km
Karlsborgs Camping offer simple cabins with room for four people. The cabins have two bunk beds and no toilets or running water. The cottages have a refrigerator and coffee maker.

Karlsborgs Camping/Camping

Distance: 2 km
Karlsborgs Camping is located 5 minutes walk from the city center. Beautifully situated on Näset between Lake Vättern and Lake Bottensjö. With us you can choose to stay in your own caravan, mobile home or tent.

Hotel Carlsborg, Karlsborg

Distance: 1.2 km
The hotel was built 1932 and is conveniently situated close to Karlsborg city center, with bathing places, Göta Kanal and the fortress within walking distance. Nearby from Karlsborg you will also find the marvellous Tiveden National Park