Central Sweden has a great landscape and is very natural because there are many small villages and it is home to the capital city Stockholm.
Provinces: Västmanland, Värmland, Uppland, Södermanland, Närke, Dalarna.
West of Siljan and close to the border with Norway you enter prime skiing territory.
Sälen is the ideal ski resort for families, with gradual slopes and views of snow-dusted forests as far as the eye can see.
Some 250km north, Åre is better for accomplished skiers and snowboarders, with more than 100 slopes to choose from.