the dala horse.

Worlds largest Dalahorse

Have you seen it? The famous Dalaicon greets you to Dalarna where highway 70 and 68 crosses in Avesta.



By the side of the highway it stands proudly to greet travellers to Avesta. It is 13 meter high and 12,8 meter long. The total weight is 66,7 tonnes. The horse is built by Skanska Teknik AB and painted red by Miljönären Måleri AB.

Take your time and make a shoppingtrip while you are there. There are outletstores with sport and outdoor theme, furniture, low price stores, restaurants and food.