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DESTINATIONS sweden vaxjo Do & See Fishing


With 250 lakes Växjö offers many different opportunities for fishermen. Apart from the big lakes such as Åsnen and Helgasjön there are numerous of smaller lakes, rivers, streams, brooks, ponds and game fish pools. You can even fish in the central lakes of Växjö that lies only a stone´s throw from the city center. In Växjö and the surrounding area there are many beautiful places with varied nature to fish. You can buy a fishing license at: or directlyin the store Cityfiske in Växjö.

Do & See

It is easy to discover Växjö. We often say that you can reach everything within 15 minutes. You are close to everything, for example the Linneaus garden, Sweden's Glass Museum, the Swedish Emigrant Institution, and you can easily walk between the city's different sights. On your walk you will almost certainly do some shopping and rest your feet at one of Växjö's many cafés and restaurants. Or just take a pause on one of the benches beside Lake Växjö.