Kopparberg Tourism, Sweden

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Kopparberg is a locality and the seat of Ljusnarsberg Municipality, Örebro County, Sweden, with 4,200 inhabitants in 2015. It is famous for one of the most valuable postage stamps in the world, the Treskilling Yellow from 1857-July-13, Kopparberg's (wooden) Church (voted #1 in Sweden in 2006), and Kopparberg Cider, now the number 1 selling cider in the UK and worldwide. The name kopparberg means copper mountain. This name is traditionally associated with Falun, some 90 km to the north, and gave its name to Kopparbergs län (now called Dalarna County) and the 700-year-old mining company Stora Kopparberg, which is now part of Stora Enso. However, the town was founded as late as 1635 with the name Nya Kopparberget (new copper mountain). It was named after the copper mines that were, in the 18th century, a major supply of the world's copper, and a considerable contributor to the Swedish national economy. Kopparberg lies on a major north-south road, 80 km north of Sweden's sixth most populous city, Örebro. Örebro is in the middle of Sweden, lying on the east-west 500 km/300 mile E18/E20 highway and also train lines that directly connect Stockholm, Sweden, to Oslo, Norway. These are some of the busiest in Sweden.


Find crucial information and trip planning details about Kopparberg, which is a city in Sweden. When planning a trip to Kopparberg, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Norrkopping. Norrkopping is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Arbetets Museum, The Industrial Landscape, Visualization Center C. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Kopparberg*

  • Kopparberg: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Kopparberg for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Kopparberg.

    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Kopparberg - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 90.63 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Kopparberg

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Kopparberg

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.69 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 79.84 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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