BEACHES
Since Gävle is situated by the coast, there are a lot of sun bathing opportunities during summer. These are some of the most pupular beaches by the Gävle Coastline. The average water temperature during summer is about 64-72 F (18-22 degrees ). Beaches are public with free admission.

Engeltofta, Gävle

Engeltofta - sea bath
Small bathing area and a restaurant.
11 min from Gävle City.
Engeltofta and other beaches in Gävle and the province of Gästrikland

Engesberg - sea bath
Bay with grass and sand beach.
19 min from Gävle City.
Engesberg and other beaches in Gävle and the province of Gästrikland

Bönan - sea bath
Small bay with sand beach.
19 min from Gävle City.
Bönan and other beaches in Gävle and the province of Gästrikland

Rullsand - sea bath
Kilometers of long, sandy beaches, shallow and child friendly. Parkiing fee.
35 min from Gävle City.
Rullsand and other beaches in Gävle and the province of Gästrikland

Vårvik - sea bath
Cliff bathing area and restaurant.
18 min from Gävle City.
Vårvik and other beaches in Gävle and the province of Gästrikland

Harnäsbadet - lake
Beach, diving tower and a kiosk.
19 min from Gavle City.
Harnäsbadet and other beaches in Gävle and the province of Gästrikland

POOLS

Fjärran Höjderbadet/Tropicanaland

Family Aquatic Center with an adventure theme. At he Center, visitors can enjoy tropical heat under the palms by the pools. There is aslo sauna, jacuzzi, gym and relax. Additional outdoor pool is open during summer. Fjäran Höjderbadet is open 365 days a year.
Fjärranhöjderbadet/Tropicanalan - website

Valbo Sportcentrum
Sport center with both indoor and outdoor pool, diving tower and a kiosk.
More on Valbo Sportcenter and other "Bathing" in Gävle and the province of Gästrikland

Furuvikspoolen
Heated outdoor pool in Furuvik.
Admission for the whole Theme Park (animals, rides and carousels) required.
Furuvik - website
(Information in English at the bottom of the page)