Halmstad [ˈhalmsta] is a port, university, industrial and recreational city at the mouth of Nissan in the province of Halland on the Swedish west coast. Halmstad is the seat of Halmstad Municipality and the capital of Halland County. The city had a population of 92,797 in 2012, out of a municipal total of over 90,000 (18th most populous - 2012). Halmstad is Sweden's 20th-largest city by population and located about midway between Gothenburg (the second most populous) and Malmö (the third). Wikipedia
Famously known as “The Summer Town”, there is always something happening in the City whether it is art, theatre, sports, festivals and events –get hold of Halmstad map from the tourist office and get out and about!
The City comes alive during summer, its peak season, with tourists and locals flocking to attractions in and around the city! Blessed with a 40 kilometre long coastline, you are in for a treat when it comes to enjoy the beach life – explore various beaches or spend a day at the Tylosand enjoying water sports or just soak up the sun! Explore the forests and the wilderness, visit national parks, or get adventurous at Halmstad Adventure Land!
Plan your vacation and visit Halmstad to explore and appreciate its natural beauty - explore the city cycling along its extensive route for bikers, relish best of seafood at various restaurants, or take up an activity based holiday, like a spa holiday or a golf holiday!
Hamlstad Tourist Office is located at Köpmansgatan and at Halmstad Arena and the staff will help you out with information on events, activities and accommodation as well.
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