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Stora Karlso, Klintehamn

#5 of 8 in Nature in Gotland
Must see · National Park · Island
Stora Karlsö is an island off the west coast of Gotland, Sweden; part of Eksta socken. It is mostly known for its rich birdlife with large colonies of common guillemot, and flora. Stora Karlsö is a nature reserve, the second oldest in the world after Yellowstone National Park.

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  • After 30-40 minutes on a small boat you arrive at Store Karlsö. You are welcomed by guides and can now choose between a guided tour or take the walk yourself. I will warmly recommend the latter. The.....  more »
  • You go here with a boat from Klintehamn and the trip takes 30 minutes. St Karlsö is very special and you go here if you are interested to study birds or flowers. Sillgrisslor and orchids or...  more »
  • Top notch island. Make sure to catch one of their lighthouse raves, but be careful as the seabirds can get a bit rowdy. For a more peaceful experience try Lilla Karlsö.
  • Great nature reserve either for a day visit or staying overnight. Interesting fauna, flora and history. A must for birds lovers.
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