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Landsort bird observatory

A non-profit organization that may arrange guided trips during the ring marking.

The Landsort Fågelstation is a non-profit organization that manage ring marking, count the migratory birds and carry on research on the island Öja (Landsort) in the Southern archipelago of Stockholm. The ring marking on Landsort started off on a small scale in the 1970s, and the organization was founded in 1988. Ever since, we also have a small house in Bredmar at our disposal.

Ornithologists may stay the night.
Guided tours during the ring marking season April-June and August-October. For booking, send an e-mail to

How to get here by car: Drive on motorway 73 to Nynäshamn. Turn at the sign before Nynäshamn: Nynäshamn North, Herrhamra. Just after the bridge turn right, sign Torö Herrhamra. Then there is 20 km left to Ankarudden. Drive as far as it goes, the road to Torö is very narrow.

Parking near the pier.
There are around 100 parking lots, you can not make reservations.
Price: 10 SEK/hour, 60 SEK/day
Payable by: Debit/credit cards and the most common gasoline cards
Owned by: Herrhamra gods (mansion)
Supervised by: P-Service,

How to get here by bus: Bus 852 from Nynäshamn's station towards Torö, Ankarudden. The buses are adapted to the boat schedule.
For more information go to or call the traffic information
+46 0(8)-600 10 00.

Then the boat to Landsort. For time table visit or call +46 (0)8-600 10 00. One way tickets costs SEK 78 for adults and
SEK 58 for children and youths (age 7-19), students and seniors.
You can pay with cash, credit/debit cards or SL Access cards.

The boat does not take cars. You can only go by bike or walk on the island. Traveltime with the boat: 40 minutes.

The bird station is located at Landsorts village (the north part).


Only open during the summer. Guided tours can be arranged on weekends after 11 am.

Contact and reservations:
Landsorts Fågelstation
(Landsort bird observatory)
149 95 Nynäshamn
+46 (0)8-520 340 11
+46 (0)70-652 22 60



Tourist Centre

Fiskargränd, 149 81 Nynäshamn
Phone: +46 8-520 737 00

These are our current opening hours:

Monday – Sunday 9 am – 6 pm

Nynäshamn Ekokommun


Tourist Centre

NYNÄSHAMN VISITOR CENTER Fiskargränd, 149 81 Nynäshamn
Phone: +46 8-520 737 00

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