Leksand

Leksand is a town, and a municipality, in the Dalarna province in Sweden.

Understand

As part of Siljansbygden, Leksand is regarded as a caretaker of Swedishness, with a knäckebröd (crisp bread) bakery, popular Midsummer celebration, and an ice hockey team unusually successful for such a small town.

Do

Watch Leksands IF play ice hockey. The town also has a thriving baseball community.

Midsummer celebration in Leksand draws as many as 30,000 participants.

Winter sports in Tällberg.

Eat

Leksandsbröd.

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