Gotland Travel, Information, & Things to Do
Historic Gotland is located in the Baltic Sea off the southeastern coast of Sweden. The island owes much of its history to the Vikings. Its capital town Visby is a UNESCO World Heritage site protected for its large number of Medieval era buildings, archaeological artifacts from the Stone and Bronze ages, artifacts from the Viking era and Norse mythology. Accessible from Stockholm by sea ferry or airplane, the island hosts Medieval Week, reliving its rich history each August. Gotland’s Hanseatic League trading membership built its Medieval fortune and beautiful structures, and it remains a popular Swedish vacation destination today.
Discover and explore Gotland, a island in the country of Sweden. This online guide of information, articles, and photos of Gotland helps you explore the attractions and points of interest of Gotland. It is located on the continent of Europe and its GPS coordinates address is latitude 57.5 and logitude 57.5. [Map of Gotland].