Details: Dalarna, Sweden

August 29, 2013
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GETTING THERE

Multiple airlines, including United, SAS, British Airways and Lufthansa, offer one-stop flights from Washington Dulles to Stockholm. Several direct trains leave Stockholm for Mora each day; the trip takes about four hours and tickets start at about $33.

WHERE TO STAY

Fyra Hästar

Nyåkersvägen 5, Rättvik

011-46-248-13725

fyrahastar.com

Bright rooms and cute red cabins in central Rättvik. Rooms from around $90.

Best Western Mora Hotel & Spa

Strandgatan 12, Mora

011-46-250-592650

www.morahotell.se

Smart, businesslike rooms close to Mora’s waterfront. Rooms from around $240.

WHERE TO EAT

Strand

Strandgatan 19, Mora

011-46-250-17707

www.strandimora.se

Lakeside bar-restaurant with tasty Swedish food and occasional live music. Entrees start at $25.

Daisy’s

Kyrkogatan 13, Orsa

011-46-250-42150

daisys.se

American-style diner about 10 miles north of Mora, serving a mix of fast food from Sweden and the United States. Meals start at around $9.

WHAT TO DO

Zornmuseet

Vasagatan 36, Mora

011-46-250-592310

zorn.se

The world’s largest collection of paintings and etchings by Swedish artist Anders Zorn. Monday-Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday 10:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. $9; a combined ticket for museum and Zorn’s house, Zorngården, costs $22.

INFORMATION

www.siljan.se

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