Ockelbo is a small town in Gästrikland.
To get here by car, take the highway E4 north and turn off to road 303. Another option is to take road 272 from Sandviken. Speed limits along the smaller roads is 70 km/h for most of the time, however the routes are quite scenic.
Wij TrädgårdarA century old steel mill now converted into a living garden. Don't miss the Rose Garden with 230 different sorts of roses. It's also a regional center for the education of gardeners.
Atalanta Restaurang & Pizzeriaaddress: Södra Åsgatan 25B
Sjöbacken Bar & Restaurang
Wij TrädgårdskökServes a daily lunch buffet during summer made from local produce. Other seasons open only when pre-booked.
address: Vigatan 1Just south of the towns center, simpler rooms but in a charming old villa.
Ockelbo VandrarhemSmall hostel, only 24 beds, located at the main square.