Lund Tourism

Founded by the Danish King Sweyn Forkbeard, Lund is one of the oldest cities in Sweden. Here you will see fusion of the old and the new! City’s thousand year old history blends in with the modern architecture.

When you visit Lund, take your time and explore the City at your own pace – take in the beauty of the scenic surroundings, stroll on the cobblestone streets, visit the Lund Cathedral – one of Sweden’s most visited church, be overwhelmed at 7000+ varieties of flowers in the Botanical gardens, take a look at the ruins of one of the oldest churches of Lund and appreciate the art and history at various museums in the City or visit Lund University - established in 1666, and is still one of the major learning centres in Scandinavia!

Lund travel guide can be easily obtained from the tourist information centre at Botulfsgatan.

  • Know the pollution level of Lund before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 26.92 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 34.09 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.45 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 47.73 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 31.82 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 38.64 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 34.09 (Low)
  • How safe is Lund for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Lund.

    • Burglary and Theft 35.71 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.74 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 34.21 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 26.32 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 35.14 (Low)
    • Attacks 33.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 35.27 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 63.31 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.89 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31.33 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 44.41 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Lund is 188.39 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 65.24 (High)
    • Climate Index 78.71 (High)
    • Pollution Index 36.98 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.25 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 65.19 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 71.03 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.66 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 136.45 (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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Lund

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.49 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 104.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 89.51 USD

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

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