Sunday, March 06, 2011

Direct flight Oslo - Gotland opens June 25th

Photo: Historic North wall at Visby by Zeglarz

Visby on the Swedish Gotland island, is one of the best preserved medieval cities in Scandinavia. To visit the historic sight you may, this summer, fly Norwegian air carrier Widerøe, as it will run non-stop flights to Visby from June through August.

Photo: Widerøe Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 by Alasdair McLellan
Gotland is a large island covering an area of 3,183.7 km2 (1,229.23 sq mi), and with a relatively population of 57 000. 22 000 of them live in Visby. 

It is a popular summer destination and tourism is one of the main sources of income for the Gotlanders. It has a rich history and breathtaking natural beauty to offer visitors most of whom are Swedes as the destination is less known to foreigners.

Vis MARCH 2011: All non-stop flights from Oslo Airport i et større kart

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