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 32.5 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 40.63 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Lund for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Lund.

    • Burglary and Theft 40.75 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 39.73 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 38.89 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 32.75 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 31.6 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.08 (Low)
    • Attacks 37.68 (Low)
    • Drug offense 39.13 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.89 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 59.93 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35.56 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 47.92 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Lund is 174.28 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 61.09 (High)
    • Climate Index 78.71 (High)
    • Pollution Index 45.5 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.25 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 69.49 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 71.03 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.95 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 122.37 (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 0.07 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.37 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.65 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 90.51 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 93.96 USD

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

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