Plain southeast of the community Fjärdhundra. The plain used to be one of Uppland's largest marshland areas, which was later drained and turned into agricultural land. Marstallen is a popular resting place for many birds, especially during the spring migration. Listen to the story of Marstallen Here is an audio guide!Läs mer
Birding near Stockholm
bIRD-wATCHER for a day or for a lifetime? We want to help you find the places where you come close to bird life, within an hour from Stockholm, Uppsala and Västerås.
The nature reserve Hjälstaviken is one of Sweden's finest bird lakes. At the shallow and sprawling lake you can see the bird all year round, with peaks in the migration times during spring and autumn. Hjälstaviken offers nature experiences of many kinds. From the high Kvarn mountain on the east side you have a wide view. Blooming sips of all kinds are plenty in the Parnasse desert area. You can also follow the hiking trail around the lake.Läs mer
Vattunödsberget, with its softly polished rocks, bonsai-like gnarled pines and lovely views of Lake Mälaren, is the center of the Kalmarnäslandet nature reserve.Läs mer
The lake is gradually being restored from almost complete overgrowth. Here you can go long-distance skating and bird watching.Läs mer