Slite is located in the northeast of Gotland and invites you to enjoy many beautiful holiday experiences. A holiday home in Slite is a good choice if you want to be in close proximity to Gotland's many activities and attractions whilst self-catering Sweden. Visby is opposite Slite, barely over 30 minutes away by car. Everything you could want to see is within easy reach of your chosen holiday homes in Gotland, making it the perfect starting point for excursions into the region.
A fun-filled holiday for the whole family
If you rent a holiday home in Slite, you are never far away from the beach. Swim in the cool water, or simply dip your feet in - the choice is yours. You will also find a popular golf course, which is suitable for all levels of ability as well as a tennis court which allows you to keep active whilst self-catering Sweden in a wonderful environment. A holiday home in Slite is the ideal place for active holidays with the whole family.
Slite's market takes place every summer and is one of Gotland's most popular and most visited markets. Mix among the locals, fin a bargain at one of the colourful stalls and sample local delicacies from the tasty Swedish cuisine. If you want to take a trip, then get into the car and explore the north of Gotland and the remote island Fårö, which is easily reached by ferry. Our holiday homes in Slite are the perfect starting point for exciting holidays.
Both nature and city centre attractions in the area
No matter what you feel like, in the surroundings of your holiday home in Slite you will find a wide range of destinations to suit virtually every taste whilst self-catering in Sweden. Experience the beautiful nature of Gotland with a long hike along the coast, for example to the island of Asunden, which is connected by a narrow strip of land with the mainland. The island is a nature reserve, and along the coast are numerous impressive Raukar, the limestone cliffs that are typical of Gotland, and are eroded by high water and weather to tall towers. A little further on is the Strandbad Hideviken, where you can relax in a beautiful bay before continuing your journey to the St.Olofsholm peninsula. Here, according to the Gutasaga, the legend about the early development of Gotland, the Norwegian King Olaf 1029 landed, to christianise Gotland.
If you would like to cool off again after visiting the St.Olofskirche, you can do so in the Smöjen limestone quarry. Today, in a disused quarry where lime was once mined and exported for decades, today lies a bathing lake.
If you miss city life during your holidays in Slite, then why not take a day trip to Visby. Gotland's capital, with its numerous attractions and vibrant cultural life, is a short drive from Slite. The Gotland Museum in Visby, among other things, exhibits the largest silver treasure ever found from the Viking Age, discovered in 1999 in Slite. In addition, the museum also contains numerous other artefacts from the rich past of Gotland. Tombs, stone settlements and other remains can also be found all over the island.
In addition to these you will find many other treasures in the charming town of Visby. Whether nature, city life, history or a leisurely beach holiday, with a holiday home in Slite you have every opportunity to make your holiday on Gotland an unforgettable experience. Plan your own itinerary according to your needs and enjoy the comfort of your chosen holiday home when you choose self-catering Sweden with NOVASOL.