To do in Tällberg
With Tällberg as a starting point, it is close to both nature and entertainment. Hotel Gyllene Hornet is a perfect basis when you want to experience adventure and be active during your vacation. Nature is just around the corner with many miles of both hiking and biking trails waiting to be explored. We highly recommend exploring Leksand municipality's over 90 villages by bike or on foot and taking the opportunity to go for a swim in Lake Siljan. During winter, well-prepared cross-country trails and several ski resorts await within an hour's radius. Combine nature experiences with family-friendly activities in beautiful Dalarna. Below you will find some examples of excursion destinations.
Enjoy a waffle at the local café
We recommend having a coffee break at the local café Dalmål Kafé & Hantverk in Tällberg, which has delicious waffles all year round.
Explore Falu Gruva
Step down into the mine and hear the stories of the miners' hard life at Falu Gruva. Above ground, a visit to the interactive Mining Museum and a good coffee await you. Falu Gruva is open on selected days all year round.
Become part of the adventure at Fairy Tale Land Tomteland
A trip to Sagolandet Tomteland outside Mora is a thrilling adventure for children. Imagine stepping into a fairytale land with lots of exciting things to do and discover. Here you will find Santa's school, elves, Santa's own house, theater performances, the little elves' hut, and much more. Open in winter, summer, and during school holidays.
Try padel in Rättvik
Play padel and hang out with family and friends at Padel Rättvik, challenge each other, and have fun together. At the newly opened Padel Center in Rättvik, there are four courts, a nice lounge, and the opportunity to book an instructor.
Cycle along marked trails
The Biking Dalarna network is a collaboration between different cycling areas with common trail markings, gradation of trails, and cycle services. To experience Dalarna by bike is to get close to the landscape and experience the magnificent nature for real.
Join a Waffle Hike
Join a waffle hike to Styggforsen Nature Reserve which is both beautiful and full of excitement. Accompanied by a guide, you can admire a 36-meter-high waterfall plunging down the steep rock walls, bake waffles over a campfire, and enjoy beautiful nature, fascinating geology as well as interesting industrial history and exciting legends.
Experience outdoor life at Naturum
Learn more about the forest, predators, the landscape of Dalarna, and the geology of Naturum in Siljansnäs. Visit exhibitions, participate in activities, and take themed walks to learn more about animal and plant life. Here you can listen to the predators, learn about the meteorite that created Lake Siljan and view the rocks typical of the area. Around the mountain, there are several ways to experience nature in Dalarna, from hikes to viewpoints overlooking Siljan and the countryside.
High & Low Climbing Park
Enjoy both challenge and excitement in the climbing park Högt & Lågt in Rättvik during the summer months. Courses are available for all levels and are chosen based on how adventurous you are. The activity should be pre-booked for a guaranteed place.
Try cycling dressin along the Inland Railway
Rent a dressin at Dalasågen, about 1 hour from the hotel by car, and pedal your way along the disused part of the inland railway between Vansbro and Mora.
Explore Leksand Sommarland
A visit to Leksand Sommarland is one of the children's favorite summer activities. A world of experience filled with water activities, high-altitude courses, carousels, climbing towers, arcade, Spinning Cars, mini golf, cable car, Ferris wheel, gold panning, Indian village and much, much more.
Plenty of family-friendly experiences in Dalarna
In addition to the destinations listed above, there is a wide range of fun activities and experiences for children and the whole family to explore all year round. In the winter, we set up sleds or kicks that invite you to play. We also have several downhill and cross-country trails nearby, such as Bjursås Skicenter and Orsa Grönklitt.
In the summer, there are plenty of activities to enjoy together with your children. Visit the village of Nusnäs outside Mora and see how the Dala horse is made, from a piece of wood to a painted horse. Or simply relax on the shores of Lake Siljan for a day of swimming and ice cream. Why not visit a living farm with animals, taste freshly churned butter, and hear stories about life on the farm? Welcome to discover Tällberg, the Siljan area, and the whole of Dalarna.
Visit visitdalarna.se/en for more tips on excursion destinations.
Naturkartan - a guide on your mobile phone
What would you like to experience today? Go swimming, hiking, visit a living farm or a nature reserve?
It is super easy and you will find lots of guides, tips, and maps in the app Naturkartan.
You can find it where apps are available.
It is also available as a regular web. Click here to get inspired!
We recommend the following pleasant excursion destinations in Tällberg or Leksand, which you can easily find via Naturkartan.
Tällbergs Camping, 1,4 km
Walk through the village down to Tällbergs Camping. Here you will find beaches, boat docks, a playground and a kiosk. Pedal boats, kayaks and rowing boats are available for hire.
Hike 9,8 km
Red trail, Tällberg
Around Tällberg in a reserve and through meadows.
Lovely variation of villages, forests, meadows, and views. Easily accessible trail. Along the way you will pass through one of Dalarna's finest meadows, take a look between the fence posts - there are several "rare" plants here. The lakeside path is lovely and the view from the shed at the top of Digerberget is classic.
Hike ca 2 km, Tällberg
Gather the family and hike through the village in the south direction towards Leksand. After about 1 km, a climb begins through a magical forest to the top of Digerberget. When you reach the top, a beautiful view of Siljan awaits you. At the top, you will find a grill area and a shed, where you can sit down and enjoy your packed lunch.
Adventure for children, hiking 4 km
Short trail in the footsteps of Trolén, Hackmora
A shorter version of the farm trail in the footsteps of Trolén. Exciting things will happen for children along the way. Small stone trolls are waiting to follow you around the trail. Along the way you can be a scavenger, visit Elsa's hut or help nature to grow! You will also pass Peo's charcoal hut, a picnic area by the lake and a detour to the peat barn. Walk counterclockwise for the best experience..
Limsjön, 7 km
A graveled hiking trail will take you round the lake, which is located just next to central Leksand and whose bird life can be experienced from several bird towers and from a shelter in the reeds. The trail has become a very popular hiking route both for bird watching and exercise and you can get around with a stroller.
About the hotel
At Gyllene Hornet you can take care of both yourself and your bike.