The close proximity of everything in Skaraborg means that life is a little easier. Even those who commute to work or place of education still have time left over for leisure. Skaraborg gives you time to breathe. Shops, pleasant restaurants, etc. are never far away. Living in Skövde and having a boat moored at Mariestad is perfectly feasible. Distances and times certainly do not suffer in comparison to those of large towns.
Skaraborg’s countryside is varied and can offer a rich outdoor life. Whether your hobby is climbing, fishing, sailing or golf, Skaraborg is a good place to be.
For those interested in history, Skaraborg has a wealth of places to visit. Everything from the megalithic graves at Falbygden to the 1950s, 60s and 70s retro environments in Nossebro.
Music should have emotional appeal. That is why the concert hall in Vara always has a thrilling programme featuring well known performers. Out in the municipalities, local theatres and music venues offer both large and small events throughout the year.
Various Skaraborg sights and activities that you may like to visit or try are suggested in skaraborg.nu (link on the right of this page). Further details of leisure activities can be found on each municipality’s website. In the menu on the right, select Map of Skaraborg county and click your choices.