Holiday in Arvika

Are you planning your summer vacation? Let us inspire you for your upcoming holiday.

We warmly welcome you to get some inspiration and have a look at what Arvika has to offer you.

High ropes course

A kick of adrenalin in summer time! Make your way between the treetops via hanging bridges, ropes and jumps at the Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter. An adventure to remember! After your effort you can relax at the cosy Café Kanoten with a view of the lake.


Explore our beautiful nature by bike - on your own or together with family and friends! Rent a MTB or citybike and enjoy a nice tour on qualified Biking Värmland trails for MTB or on smaller roads in the countryside.

Fishing luck

Do you like fishing or want to try it for the first time? There are a lot of nice fishing waters in our area which are suitable for the whole family. A guided tour is also a memorable experience - as well for you as a new beginner as for you who has more experience. Fishing licenses for all fishing areas are available at the Tourist Information Centre.

Hot Tub

Relax with your family or friends in a warm and cosy hot tub out in the nature. Enjoy a moment of calmness and relaxation. Book a relaxing moment in a hot tub and combine it with good food and a drink!


Take a break and relax! Guesthouse Eleven offers from spring time on indoor and outdoor sauna and a relaxing bath in a hot tub/yacuzzi. Book your spa activity in combination with good food in their cosy restaurant with a familiar atmosphere.

Moose safari

Take part in a guided moose safari in summer time in the forests around Arvika and experience the beautiful scenery of nature in the western part of Värmland. With some luck you may even see the white moose! It is also possible to book a moose safari de luxe where you also enjoy a genuine outdoor meal with ingredients from the nature. Contact the Tourist Information Centre for more information.

Cosy Picnic

To meet each other outdoors is part of our lifestyle these days! In Arvika there a plenty of nice spots to enjoy a picnic together all year round. At a fire place in the Glaskogen Nature Reserve, on the top of Ryggestadberget in Gunnarskog with a wide view or in our nice town park. Buy some take away from our cafés or restaurants and enjoy a cosy moment.

Canoe tour

Are you dreaming of glittering lakes, breathtaking views and a calmness that spreads through body and soul? Take a canoe tour for one or several days and book a canoe package at one of our canoe rentals in Arvika.

Arvika in a day

Explore some of the highlights in Arvika in a day. Here is some inspiration.

RV sites and camping

Are you planning a trip with your own mobile home in Sweden? Arvika has a lot of nice places to stay: camp sites and RV sites close to the nature - wherever you choose to park your home!

Art and handicraft

Arvika has a rich history of art and handicraft. A visit to the Rackstadmuseum where Swedish and international art and handicraft is exhibited is a must - not only for those who are interested in arts. At the linnen weaving mill in Klässbol high quality linnen has been produced for over a hundred years and you can see the manufacture and buy finest linnen for yourself.


Order maps for planning your trips. This set contains e. g. Arvika-Eda Friluftskarta, a map on the Glaskogen Nature Reserve and a booklet with hiking suggestions.

Where to stay?

Comfortable hotels, cosy cottages, family friendly camp sites - whatever you choose: you are always close to nature and water.

Glaskogen Nature Reserve

The Glaskogen Nature Reserve is an eldorado for nature lovers. Over 300 km of hiking trails, rest cottages and shelters to spend the night, a unique camp site and many waters for canoeing and fishing.


Find inspiration for upcoming visits, adventures and activities. Many of our tourism companies in Arvika offer packages for the season 2021.