TjörnWhere nature strikes a pose, and art takes the stage.
Tjörn is an island in the west of Sweden, just off the coast from Stenungsund and close to Gothenburg.
It’s a popular spot for swimming, sailing and fishing, and its rural landscape is dotted with picturesque villages and hamlets.
Visit the captivating Pilane Sculpture Park, where art and nature converge. Spend time in the historic fishing village of Kyrkesund to see the traditional wooden houses, then explore the rugged coastline and admire the spectacular views. Visit Skärhamn area of the island to explore the Nordic Watercolor Museum that not only houses an impressive collection of Scandinavian art but is also set against a stunning coastal scenery.
Tjörn is also known for its excellent seafood, so don’t miss the chance to try the local delicacy of lobster and crayfish. And in the summer months, the island comes alive with a buzzing nightlife, thanks to its many summer bars and restaurants.