Å, Sweden

Å, Sweden

Å is a small village and a parish in Norrköping Municipality, Östergötland County, Sweden. It has a population of about 200.

There are also at least 12 other places in Sweden called Å, most of them only a farm or a few houses. Å is pronounced "Aw", or phonetically o:.

Å, which means 'stream' or 'small river', is a contender for the title of shortest place-name in the world — although other places named Å as well as Ö and Y can make the same claim. As a consequence, many tourists have ventured to the village for the sole purpose of either taking photos of or stealing the place-name sign.

The parish of Å is rich in ancient remains, of which the oldest date from the Stone Age

The nearest airports to Å are Kramfors Airport (about 10.49 miles / 16.88 km), Myran (about 12.48 miles / 20.08 km), Sundsvall/Harnosand Airport (about 28.96 miles / 46.61 km), Sattna Ab (about 30.97 miles / 49.84 km), Solleftea (about 33.35 miles / 53.68 km), Ornskoldsvik Airport (about 50.57 miles / 81.39 km), Kubbe Ab (about 60.6 miles / 97.53 km), Ramsele (about 61.4 miles / 98.82 km), Talje (about 62.98 miles / 101.36 km), Hudiksvall Airport (about 81.82 miles / 131.68 km). (All distances are linear distances).

Top Hotels in Å

Top hotels in Å ranked by distance from centre. Select "see all" to see more hotels in this area.

Hotell Höga Kusten

7.63 miles from city centre

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Hotell Royal

18.52 miles from city centre

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City Hotell

25.64 miles from city centre

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Söråkers Herrgård

28.92 miles from city centre

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Scandic Sundsvall Nord

36.93 miles from city centre

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Hotell Focus

38.44 miles from city centre

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Best Western Hotel Baltic

38.82 miles from city centre

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Elite Hotel Knaust

38.88 miles from city centre

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First Hotel Strand

38.91 miles from city centre

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Top Restaurants in Å

Top bars and restaurants in Å ranked by distance from centre. Select "see all" to see more bars and restaurants in this area.

Restaurang Vallen

1.68 miles from city centre

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Björnstugan

11.24 miles from city centre

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Cesar's

13.22 miles from city centre

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Värdshuset Snäckan

13.48 miles from city centre

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Värdshuset

14.78 miles from city centre

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Murberget kafé

17.81 miles from city centre

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Nya Varvet

18.08 miles from city centre

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Härnö Pizzeria

18.56 miles from city centre

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Restaurang Skeppet

18.67 miles from city centre

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