What is an Unesco Global Geopark?
Platåbergens Geopark has been given status as Sweden’s first Unesco Global Geopark. This means that the table mountain region contains geological sites and landscapes that are considered unique and of international importance. These sites tells about the connection between our planet’s history and human development in the area. So it’s not just about geology, stones and rocks. It is also about highlighting the area’s natural values, cultural heritage and intangible heritage.
A travel through the layers of the table mountains
The rocks in the table mountains are in layers, much like a cake. But what is the difference between these rocks? How did they come into being and what have humans benefited from them? Click to make a trip through the table mountains and learn more.