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Sightseeing in Kristianstad - what to see. Complete travel guide

Kristianstadt is a city in the southern part of Sweden. It is located in the mouth of the Helge River on the north of Hammarsjön Island. The city is the administrative center of Kristianstadt district. The population of this place estimated 77,000 of people in 2009. Today the city is also an administrative center of the local council Skone. Previously Kristianstadt has been an important military barracks center.
This city is famous for well-developed metal processing, sewing and textile industries. Kristianstadt is also famous for machinery building.

In Kristianstadt is located the lowest spot of Sweden – 2.41 meters below the sea level. Because of this fact the city has to be always protected from water by a system of dams equipped with pumps.
Kristianstadt is surrounded by a large valley. There are only two relatively tall hills on north-east and east. These hills are called Kjugekull и Balsberget respectively. South to the city is located a small territory that has got the title of the only rainforest of Sweden. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
If you want to observe sights of Kristianstadt, make a walk on the center of the city. Go to main streets that are called boulevards, visit City’s Gates, Stora kronohuset (a former building of military court), railway station, look at numerous beautiful hotels and observe Heliga Trefaldighetskyrkan Church and Kvarnen Theatre.
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Map of all castles
Castles in Kristianstad and around
♥   Castle 'Ovesholm Castle' , 8.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Karsholm Castle' , 14.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Bäckaskog Castle' , 14.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Trolle-Ljungby Castle' , 14.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Maltesholm Castle' , 17.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Kristianstad
♥   National Park 'Stenshuvud' , 42.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Söderåsen' , 54.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Dalby Söderskog' , 63.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Store Mosse' , 137.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sightseeing in Sweden: things to see

The oldest church in Laplandia, Jukkasjärvi, is located not far away from Kiruna. The wooden building was constructed yet in 1608. A hundred years later the church was reconstructed. After that the church got a new altar, and in the end of the eighteenth century an organ was installed there. The church is an important historic landmark, and its inner design is no less precious as it was made by famous Swedish masters. … Open
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