Dackes cave in Hästmahult

Address: Hästmahult Gullabo Show map

Address: Hästmahult Gullabo

Visit the Dacke cave in Hästmahult and see where Nils Dacke is believed to have hidden himself during the early 1540s.

It is said that this is one of Nils Dackes caves which he used as a hiding place when he escaped from Gustav Vasas soldiers in the early 1540s. The cave i also believed to have functioned as Dackes food storage.

Maps and stage descriptions are available at the tourist office in Bergkvara. It is also possible to order material through turistbyran@torsas.se. Printable stage descriptions from our cycling and hiking trails can be found below.

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Allfargatan 26, Box 503, 385 25 Torsås, Tfn 0486-331 00, Fax 0486-331 05, Orgnr 212000-0696, BG 642-3446, info@torsas.se