"the Right of Public Access"
When you are in Sweden you have the right to walk, cycle, ride, ski and camp on any land
with the exception of private
gardens, near a dwelling house or land under cultivation.
We call it the
Sweden’s natural wonders; Swedish Lapland, the Swedish mountains, coastlines and
archipelagos are waiting for you to
come and discover them.
So come to Sweden and claim your right to enjoy the sights and sounds of Sweden’s great
The Right of Public Access is a unique right to roam freely in the countryside. But with
this right come
responsibilities – to take care of nature and wildlife and to show consideration for
landowners and for other people
enjoying the countryside.
The Swedish Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sums up the
Right of Public Access in the
phrase ‘Don’t disturb – Don’t destroy.’
Learn more about the "Allemansrätten on external
Right of Public Access
Freedom to Roam