Playground at Camping on Öland
Children at Borgholm Castle
25 June 2021
Summer on Öland

Family fun

10 Öland play tips

If the children are happy, the adults are happy. An epithet that most parents apply during the holidays. On Öland, it is easy to make the children happy and it is easy to do sunny, fun things together. The natural playgrounds are many on Öland. Go on a journey of discovery in the landscape and experience algae, forests, rocks, rauks and flower meadows.

Playgrounds & activity paths

There are challenges for both young and old. You will find them in the larger towns Löttorp, Borgholm and Färjestaden.

Activities at campsites

Water slides, pools, playgrounds, mini golf courses and ice cream. There is a lot to do on all the campsites on the island.

Himmelsberga Öland Museum

Here the children can carve, walk on stilts and jump in the hay, but also go on animal guides and key hunts.


An outdoor activity for the whole family. On Öland, there are four different courses located in Grankullavik, Glabo, Föra and Greby.

Count windmills

There are 352 windmills around the island in many different designs. How many do you get together?

The land of boxcars

Here it is the children who drive cars with real engines in a built-up miniature city and with roads that run through the landscape.

Bird & Seal safari

Fascinated by the wild animals. At Ottenby and Eckel's cape there is plenty of both birds and seals out on the rocks. Bring binoculars.

Öland Animal and Amusement Park

Animals, carousels, water parks, fairy tale parks and much more. Here are family adventures for a full day.

Castles & Cities

Borgholm Castle, Solliden Castle and Eketorp Castle all have a rich range of children's activities.

Build sand castles on the beach

Challenge the whole family to build the highest, most beautiful, ugliest or most imaginative sand castle.

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