Sustainability in Malmö (Selfguided tour)
Experience Malmö’s development in sustainability
Take a walk with us on the green side, this tour turns to you who are curious and want to get inspired to explore more about smart sustainable urban choices. In Malmö, new areas are developing rapidly always with the environment in mind. Housing, offices, schools and recreation areas are built here with the aim to make the city more dense, diverse and greener. The goal is to become a global role model for sustainable urban developments with districts like Hyllie and the Western Harbour in the lead.
Are you a group or company with environmental focus? Then this is the trip for you!
Western Harbour - This is a place that challenge conventional and predictable solutions with innovative, forward-thinking ideas but at the same time is taking the environment into account. In the area BO01 we will see smart solutions for common society environmental problems. We will also stop by the Oh Boy Hotel; the world’s first bicycle hotel, before continuing on.
Fiskehoddarna - These colorful fishing huts is the regions largest marketplace for fresh fish and seafood. Each day the local fishermen offer a wide variety of what the sea has to offer, mostly caught in the Øresund Sea. We will have a taste stop with the option to shop as well.
Slottsmöllan - This small garden is surrounded by one of Malmö’s oldest parks Kungsparken, the garden stands for organic-biological farming methods a recycling mind-set with the use of environmentally friendly products. In this beautiful oasis, we will take a break with the opportunity to taste some of the local healthy products.
Marine Knowledge center - This Marine Educational Centers ambition is to raise consciousness and educate you about the effects of global warming and climate change by replicating marine ecosystems. We hope you will receive an increased marine awareness and make more healthy and sustainable decisions.
Limhamns limestone quarry - This chalk quarry is one of the largest open-gap mines in Northern Europe with its impressive measures of 1300m x 800m and 65m depth. Today the quarry has got a new purpose and has been converted into a nature reserve. We hope you will be taken by this spectacular view and by the quarry’s long history which has become one of Malmö’s most valuable heritage.
Hyllie - Is the Øresund region’s smartest climate district and Malmö’s largest development area that has it focus on the future. In Hyllie you will discover Malmö Arena, shopping Centre Emporia and Hyllie’s water tower. Here we will take a stroll around Hyllie plaza and take a closer look on the impressive buildings all with their own distinctive design and architecture.
Store Gram - Gram wants to normalize and make this new kind of non-typical shopping experience more mainstream, by shopping in bulk. The store encourages customers to bring their own containers to reduce waste. Here you will have the chance yourself to try out this new style of shopping.
Augustenborg Eco-City - Augustenborg is located in the eastern part of Malmö between 1998 and 2002, the area underwent an extensive renovation project of its surroundings. We will also visit Augustenborg’s botanical roof garden which stretches across 9,500 square meters on three industrial buildings rooftops. Here we will see a vibrant colour landscape by different types of dry-resistant plants.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
Duration: 4 Hours
Carlsgatan 4, 211 20 Malmö, Sweden
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.