Siljansbygden is the region around lake Siljan in the province in . The folk culture around the lake is known as an archetype of Swedishness, with many icons, such as the Midsummer pole, the Dala Horse, the Mora Knives, and hard bread.

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is a city in the province in . It is on the shore of Lake Siljan, the sixth largest lake in Sweden. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a small town of 7,000 in , , mostly known for its ski resort, Grönklitt, and the Bear Park - Europe's largest. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town, and a municipality, in the province in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a municipality in , with some 11,000 inhabitants. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a municipality in , where rivers Västerdalälven and Österdalälven flow together to Dalälven. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small village in , in municipality. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


Latitude of center
59.2167° or 59° 13' 0.2" north
Longitude of center
9.6295° or 9° 37' 46.3" east

Also Known As

  • Swedish: Siljansbygden

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