Welcome to Älmhult
Welcome to the official website of the municipality of Älmhult! On these pages you can find information about the municipality and council services, as well as tourist information, and much more.
Älmhult is a municipality in southern Småland, a province itself located in southern Sweden. The municipality, covering 983 square kilometers of forests, lakes and agricultural land and counts appr. 16 000 inhabitants.
Situated on one of Småland's largest lakes, Möckeln, the Älmhult district offers many possibilities for outdoor activities such as canoeing and fishing. Camping sites, cycle trails and walking paths can also be found in close proximity to the lake. For tourists and business visitors, a variety of accommodation is available: hotel, bed and breakfast and self- catering.
Älmhult boasts its own well-stocked public library, an 18-hole golf course and a wide range of sports clubs and other associations for all age groups. The closest cities, Växjö and Kristianstad, both have their own airports. Larger cities like Stockholm, Gothenburg, Malmö and Copenhagen are also easily accessed by railway services.
Last modified: 2017-05-30 04:37
Be careful with our water
Groundwater levels in parts of Älmhult Municipality are very low after several years with very little rain. The municipality therefore asks everyone to avoid using municipal water for things that are not necessary for health and hygiene. Every litre …
Last modified: 2017-05-22 10:21
Fire prohibitions in the county of Kronoberg
The County Administrative Board have decided that a general prohibition to light fires is valid for the county Kronoberg.
Last modified: 2017-04-13 04:16
The boiling recommendation in Paradiset is abolished
We have now received three approved test results on the samples taken in "Paradiset". This means that we the boiling recommendation is abolished. Residents in "Paradiset" can now use the water as usual again.