Experience the area by booking one of our activities. Choose between doing the activities on your own or with a guide. Send a booking request before arrival to firstname.lastname@example.org. It is also possible to book an activity when you are here if we have availability. There are also many wonderful activities and places to visit with our colleagues in the area.
Nature by foot
We want to offer our guests at Trakt Forest Hotel an outdoor experience. We have made some hiking trails in the surrounding forests, with different lengths and difficulties – both shorter and longer routes. Our paths will take you to beautiful places. Take a evening walk in the sunset after dinner or after breakfast in the morning.
The tranquility of Lake Vrången
Come to lake Vrången and enjoy the tranquility while taking a slow row across the water. By the beach, there is a place for barbeque, where you can enjoy your “fikapackage”. Lake Vrången is 7 minutes away by car, and we have 2 different boat packages to choose from.
Relax in the sauna
Enjoy the heat and the tranquility of our hand-logged wood-fired sauna. The sauna is located by the little lake on the farmland, about 1 km from the forest suites. This is a unique sauna experience, with the possibility to cool off in the lake. Experience the quietness, listen to the firewood burning and the distant waterfall in the nearby creek.
Drinktasting with local flavors
Try our drink tastings with local, selected non-alcoholic beverages. The drinks are inspired by the forest and the surrounding landscape. We have two alternatives to choose from; Drink tastings on your own or with an experienced guide.
A hot bath in the forest
Enjoy a wonderful hot bath experience in the middle of the forest, all to yourself. Experience the silence and tranquility of the forest while looking up at the stars and treetops. Relax, watch the stars and the tree tops, and listen to sounds of the nature.
Experience Europe’s longest Zipline in beautiful forest nature. Choose from different ziplines and difficulty levels.
Discover one of Småland’s most exciting mines, where copper and nickel have been mined. You can also try to dig for gold. The Kleva mine is only 5 km from Trakt Forest Hotel.
Guided bike tours in Småland
Book a bike ride with Carina and Carina through the film landscape of Småland. Can be booked on your own or with a guide.
The Småland Glass Empire
The Småland Glass Empire has been creating magic since 1742. The unique art glass is famous worldwide and the craft can be found in many Swedish homes. Here you meet the craftsmen and artists. At most glassworks, it is fine to step into the cabin and take part in the work. And maybe try the noble art of glassblowing yourself. You can also shop for unique glass, sometimes at bargain prices.
There is no mistaking the fact that Värnamo is a design city. Värnamobygden is known for its furniture manufacturers, designers and artists. Art and design brighten up life a little here and there in and outside of town.
Here you get to take part in more or less unknown and fantastic stories about how it happens when IKEA is born, grows and expands all over the world. Here are examples of innovations and insights, grand fiascos, fantastic ideas and innovative designs. In the exhibition you will also see some of the very first furniture sold by IKEA.