Ystad  is a small but charming city in Scania, part of southern Sweden. It is situated on the south coast of Scania with good beaches east of the town. Ystad is known internationally as the setting for many of the novels of Henning Mankell, featuring fictional Ystad police inspector Kurt Wallander.
Malmö (Sturup) airport (IATA MMX) is 30 minutes drive away. Copenhagen (Kastrup) airport (IATA CPH) is 1 hours drive. Sterling  flies to many international destinations as well as Stockholm from both Sturup and Kastrup.
Walk through the old part of the city and enjoy the old half-timbered houses.
Ystad Tourist Information Office, S:t Knuts Torg, 271 42 Ystad, Tel: +46-411-57 76 81