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Experience the nature Småland

Would you like to discover Sweden? In that case, Småland is the perfect starting point! Here, you can discover the Sweden made famous in the films by Astrid Lindgren with its small villages and red houses, its beautiful lakes fit for swimming and its forests filled with delicious berries for the picking.

Ski-weekend in Sweden

Why not a weekend skiing in Sweden?

Ski slope in Kettilsås
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Enjoy the snow in southern Sweden ...

The ski slopes from Kettilsås are 19 km away from Kröken. On 4 km we have a lighted cross-country ski trail.


Fully catered weekend from Friday to lunch on Monday.


Dates: 12-15 January 19-22 January 26-29 January


Prices:
Bed in shared double / triple room: € 250
Children -12: € 175 pp
Supplement single room: € 100
Included: 3 nights in double / triple room, 3x supper, 3x breakfast, 3x lunch, sauna every day and hot tub on Saturday

Winter view

Spring weekend in Småland

Do not hesitate to take a Spring Trip in Sweden. Spring in Småland is incredibly beautiful as everything is in bloom and the weather is mostly very bright while the days are becoming quite longer by the minute.

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Enjoy spring in Southern Sweden. During spring, we have long days and the weather is for the most part very nice. Admire the beautiful colors of nature. With Ryanair offering cheap flights, it presents an ideal destination for a weekend getaway.

Fully catered weekend from Friday evening until the included lunch on Monday. This weekend is tailored to the Ryanair flights from Düsseldorf (Weeze) to Småland Airport (Växjö), which is situated approximately 100 km from Kröken. Return flights are from € 40 per person. We recommend to book a car as well when you are booking your flight.

Activities can be booked locally, but you can also just enjoy the peace and nature.

Date:  All weekend from April 13 till Midsummer

Prices:

In shared double / triple room: € 250 pp

Children under the age of 12: € 175 pp

Supplement single room: € 100

Included:

3 nights in a double / triple room, 3x supper, 3x breakfast, 3x lunch, access to a daily sauna and hot tub on Sunday.


Short Adventure

Three days action and adventure

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Adventurous Holidays

Suspense, action and adventure for the whole family

Program

Sunday:
We meet at our base Kröken 5pm. During a welcome drink, you will meet the other participants and receive information about the house and the scheduled activities. After dividing the rooms, there will be a special welcome dinner waiting for you. Afterwards, you are welcome to try the sauna.

Monday:
After breakfast we put on our walking shoes. Per family we are looking with a GPS towards the adventure camp where we provide a number of activities. The program will include: climbing, sail around, death ride[...
The sauna at the end of the afternoon, of course, does more than virtue and in the garden you can still sit back and relax before dinner.

Tuesday:
Day trip by canoe, unaccompanied. You get a picnic set and a barbecueand you make your own lunch at a cozy pic nic place.

Wednesday:
You're making a not guided mountain bike tour to Ädelfors, about 20 km. Here awaits a lunch and  you learnhow to pan gold . All the gold that you find you can take home and find  you will do guaranteed. Then a 8-km trip by mountain bike to the base. Today is also the wooden hot tub in the garden hot and the day ends with a memorable dinner.

Thursday:
Departure after breakfast

Start dates: July 1-5, July 8-11, July 15-19, July 22-26 and August 19-23

The property has four duplex studios each with two bedrooms. Each studio has its own toilet and sink. Showers are in the sauna building. A family of 4-6 people has a full studio, families with 2 or 3 people and possibly sharing a studio.

Prices 2018

€ 595 per person
children under 12 years € 495

Included: Full board; lodging, all activities as in the program, using specific equipment according to program. Sheets and towels.

Not included: additional drinks

Two children grilling sausages

Mini Adventure

Two days adventure in Småland

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Suspense, action and adventure for the whole family

Program

Thursday:
We meet at our base Kröken 5pm. During a welcome drink, you will meet the other participants and receive information about the house and the scheduled activities. After dividing the rooms, there will be a special welcome dinner waiting for you. Afterwards, you are welcome to try the sauna.

Friday:
After breakfast we put on our walking shoes. Per family we are looking with a GPS towards the adventure camp where we provide a number of activities. The program will include: climbing, sail around, death ride[...
The sauna at the end of the afternoon, of course, does more than virtue and in the garden you can still sit back and relax before dinner.

Saturday:
Day trip by canoe, unaccompanied. You get a picnic set and a barbecueand you make your own lunch at a cozy picnic place. Today is also the wooden hot tub in the garden hot and the day ends with a memorable dinner.

Sunday:
Departure after breakfast

Start dates: July 5-8, July 12-15, July 19-22, July 26-29 and August 23-26

The property has four duplex studios each with two bedrooms. Each studio has its own toilet and sink. Showers are in the sauna building. A family of 4-6 people has a full studio, families with 2 or 3 people and possibly sharing a studio.

Prices 2018
€ 425 per person
Children up to 12 years € 350

Included: Full board; lodging, all activities as in the program, using specific equipment according to program. Sheets and towels.

Not included: additional drinks

 

Canoes on the river

Adventure day

Try rock climbing, repelling, archery, a "Death ride"...

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Find your way through the woods to our adventure area using a GPS. Once there you can try rock climbing, repelling, a trip down a "death ride", shooting and archery. In the meantime, we will prepare a delicious wilderness dinner.

Dates: Mondays in June and July or on request for groups with at least 6 participants

Price: 950:- SEK pp (lunch incl.)

Start in Kröken at 10 am and finish around 5 pm

Min. 4 p / max. 30 p

Lady climbing on a rock

Mountain bike day trip

Enjoy yourself on one of our guided bike rides! The trip is about 45 km long and takes you through the Småland Highlands. Lunch is included.

Dates: Every Tuesday in July

Price: 650:- SEK pp

Tre biking persons leave Kröken on a gravel road
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Join us on a mountain bike tour, traversing the beautiful countryside of Southern Sweden. It is a 45 km long bicycle ride on unpaved country roads and forest paths. We stop for lunch in a beautiful beach.

There are some tough hill climbs on the way, which means we cannot recommend this tour for children under the age of 12.

Date: July 4, July 11, July 18, July 25

Price: 750.- SEK pp

Important: Booking at the latest 6 pm the day before

Included: Guide - lunch - mountain bike - helmet - water bottle

Start: 10 a.m. - Arrival approximately at 4 p.m.

Starting point: Kröken



Descent into the gold mine of Ädelfors

If you are interested in caving, we offer you the opportunity to descend 55 meters into the shaft of the old gold mine of Ädelfors.

 

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Become a caver and descend 55 meters into the shaft of the old gold mine of Ädelfors. After a tour inside the mine, we will exit through a 300 meter long tunnel.

The gold mine of Ädelfors was Sweden's first gold mine. In 1737, the miners brought in the first gold and kept the mine operational until 1889. The deepest point of the mine is 300 meters below the surface and most of the tunnels are now largely flooded with water.

On request: at least 4 participants.

Price: 890 SEK pp

Included: Guides, caving equipment

What to bring: Warm, comfortable and stain/dirt resistant clothing, high rubber boots, extra clothing.

Young girl is going down on a rope in the 55 meter deep mine.

Emån at nightfall

In the evening, you can take part in a canoe trip with a wilderness dinner on the banks of the Emån.

Two persons in blue canoe on the river Em
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In the evening, you can take part in a wilderness canoe trip with dinner on the banks of the Emån. The canoe trip is approximately 5 km long, after which you will have a delightful wilderness dinner with some grilled salmon by the fire.

Date: On request for groups with at least 4 persons

Prices: 750 SEK pp - children -16 years 460:SEK pp - Children -9 years 230 SEK pp

Good to know: In case of bad weather, the program may be cancelled.

Booking at the latest 2 days before.

Included: Canoe - salmon dish - dessert

What to bring: Warm sweater, spare clothing

Duration: 6pm – 9pm

Meeting point: At the  bridge over Emån in Kvillsfors (Torpavägen)

Salmon sur planche derrière le feu

Spa night at Kröken

Enjoy an authentic Finnish sauna, soak in a wooden bathtub and finish it off with a delicious wilderness dinner.

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Enjoy an authentic Finnish sauna, soak in a wooden hot tub and finish it off with a delicious wilderness dinner.

Our sauna is heated by a log fire and has room for 20 people. After the sauna, you can try our hot bathtub. Relax in the warm (37 degrees) water with a scenic view of the beautiful nature of Småland. Who knows, you might be lucky enough to see a deer or a moose. Meanwhile, we will grill the salmon by the open fire for you to enjoy a delicious meal afterwards.

Dates: On request for groups with at least 6 persons

Prices:

Adult: 750 SEK pp

Children under 12 years: 350 SEK pp

Children under 6 year: Free

Guests staying in Kröken have 100 SEK discount

What to bring: Swimsuit, towel

Start: 7pm – 11pm

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Travel guarantees

EMventure has a travel guarantees at Kammarkollegiet.

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