City profile

Karlskrona, with a population of 35,212, is the capital of Blekinge County. It is known as Sweden's only baroque city and is host to Sweden's only remaining naval base and the headquarters of the Swedish Coast Guard.

The old architecture, together with the naval installations comprise the major tourist attractions of Karlskrona. The city has a pleasant atmosphere and is one of the highlights of south-east Sweden. Outside the city lies the archipelago of Karlskrona, the most southern of the Swedish archipelagos. Several islands are connected to the city by ferries.


City Travel

Fly to Ronneby from: Edinburgh, London, Manchester. 

Train from Ronneby to Karlskrona