Outdoor Activities in Uppsala

Outdoor activities in Uppsala are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Uppsala comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Uppsala and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Uppsala has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Uppsala.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Uppsala:

  1. Uppsala Domkyrka

    Religious Site, Outdoors, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Domkyrkoplan, 753 10 , Sweden

    The Uppsala Domkyrka is the Cathedral of Uppsala. It is the main cathedral of Uppsala and has been in existence since the 13th century. The architecture is a lovely combination of Roman and Gothic styles. The importance of this place is mainly because it houses the graves of the early Swedish Monarchs. Thus, this is both a religious and a histor...Read more
  2. Gardsjo Algpark

    Museum, Outdoors, Wildlife Sanctuary , Park

    This is a moose park in the outskirts of Uppsala. It is a large area where many types of animals, especially moose are kept in their natural habitat. The guides here will take the visiting tour on a joy ride in a tractor and a trailer. You will be able to see how the animals roam around here. The park is open all year round. There are also facil...Read more
  3. Museum Gustavianum

    Museum, Educational Site, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    This was the former main building of the Uppsala University. The building was built in the mid 17th century and was the place for the university, till the university building was completed. The name Gustavianum is given after the name of Gustavus Adolphus, who donated a substantial amount of money for the construction work. The museum that you s...Read more
  4. Old Uppsala Train Station

    Bar, Landmark, Cafe, Restaurant

    Address: Uppsala, Sweden, Europe

    Also known as the central Uppsala Railway Station, this is the most important landmark of the City. It is the oldest train station of the province, with narrow gauge railway lines. The platforms are very clean and well maintained, and set a fine example. More than this, the train station building itself is fantastic with its Baroque Style of arc...Read more
  5. Uppsala University

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    Uppsala University

    Educational Site, University

    Address: 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden

    Known to be the oldest university in Sweden as well as other Nordic countries, Uppsala University, Uppsala is one of Europe’s top-ranked research universities. Founded in 1477, it mainly focusses on courses in the fraternity of natural sciences. Divided into several campuses, Uppsala University boasts of a beautiful estate which still ret...Read more
  6. Uppsala, Sweden, Europe
    Village, Tourist Center, Picnic Spot