Perhaps the two most prominent attractions of Småland’s nature are the deep forests and thousands of shimmering lakes. The table at Wallby is located almost exactly in the center of Småland, situated on the edge of the beautiful Skirö lake, a little over an hour's drive from any of the region’s three main cities: Jönköping, Kalmar and Växjö.
A do-it-yourself outdoor dining experience
Decide which table and natural landscape you would like to explore and make a reservation. Your reservation includes a seat at the table, inspiring local recipes and a cooking kit with basic supplies to help prepare your findings and cook a delicious meal.
Eating in Swedish nature. Swedish forests are filled with edible treats such as berries, mushroom, nettles and other greens, and they are of course best enjoyed in the outdoors.
Get the full experience of the wild with our add-ons
While foraging and cooking in nature is fun, it can also be a bit of a challenge. For a truly fulfilling experience, we recommend you book an add-on. A local foraging guide, a professional chef or a comfortable accommodation nearby will make your visit all the more memorable.
A group gets information from a local guide before they forage for delicacies in the woods.
You won’t be short of adventure in Småland. Store Mosse National Park offers a marsh sea littered with pines and cranberries. Explorers are also catered for at RAMOA Outdoor Activity. Take a canoe out onto the lake to a small island where a cosy accommodation awaits. Fall asleep to the sound of the waves and wake up to the sound of birdsong. Dinner or breakfast can be delivered directly to the island. Isaberg Mountain Resort, with southern Sweden’s largest mountain bike arena sits in the west of the Småland forests.
Find out more about activities and local food experiences in Småland.
Other Close to Nature Food/ Drink Experiences
Make a slow breakfast together in Åsens village.
Enjoy an artisan picnic and explore the 17th century farm Flättinge.
Traditional crayfishing and dinner experience.
The John Bauer food and outdoor Experience at Bauergarden.
Craftmanship, a lovely sour bread bakery and Swedish wood design at Kulturgatan in Bodafors.
Explore the Småland landscape with a picnic hamper filled with local produce.