Älvkarleby

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Älvkarleby is a town at the northern edge of Uppsala County, where Dalälven reaches the Baltic Sea, between Tierp and Gävle.

Settlements[edit]

  • Gårdskär
  • Skutskär with a foul-smelling paper mill.
  • Marma

Understand[edit]

Dalälven is usually considered the natural border between Svealand and Norrland.

Get in[edit]

The local train Upptåget between Uppsala and Gävle stops hourly at Älvkarleby. The station is 2 kilometres from the town centre.

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  • Älvkarleby Hydroelectric Plant
  • Dragon Gate. Is a Chinese museum, with a hotel to open in 2013.

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Go next[edit]

  • Furuvik zoo and amusement park is in Gävle municipality, just across the county border.
Routes through Älvkarleby
TornioGävle  N Tabliczka E4.svg S  TierpHelsingborg


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