Möja is a picturesque island located in the Stockholm Archipelago in Sweden. It is situated in the central part of the archipelago, and is a popular destination for tourists seeking a tranquil getaway.
The distance from Stockholm city to Möja island is approximately 50 kilometers (31 miles) by boat. The journey time can vary depending on the type of boat and the route taken, but it usually takes between 2-3 hours to reach the island from Stockholm. There are several ferry companies that operate regular services to Möja from Stockholm and other islands in the archipelago.
The island has a population of approximately 250 residents, and its landscape is characterized by rugged cliffs, dense forests, and crystal-clear waters. Möja is a popular spot for outdoor enthusiasts, as there are several hiking trails that offer stunning views of the surrounding landscape.
Möja is a living archipelago island with over 60 small businesses that deal with everything from boat building to health care information. In summer, there is a wide selection of restaurants within both walking and cycling distance from the accommodation. The island also has a Cinema and the popular dance palace.
Bathing facilities are available in several places within walking distance. A smaller sandy beach can be found at Långvik's jetty & Coop. Swimming is also possible from the pontoon jetty inside the inner guest harbour. There is also a small bathing lake (middle lake) which soon gets warm when the sun shines.
There is a nice little inn (Jeppes) in the village just a couple of hundred meters from the house. Good food is served there in a cozy environment.
The grocery store in Långvik is an unmanned store with generous opening hours. The grocery store Coop in Berg, 5 km away, is open all year round and it also has a liquir/wine delivery service and a post office. It is also possible to order food deliveries from Mathem.se. Just keep in mind that all orders must then be placed well in advance of the desired delivery date.
Overall, Möja is a must-visit destination for anyone looking to experience the beauty and tranquility of the Stockholm Archipelago. With its stunning natural scenery, rich cultural heritage, and diverse range of activities, this charming island offers something for everyone.