Skara  is a town with about 18,000 inhabitants in the region Västergötland in Sweden.
The X 2000 train takes you to Stockholm (2 hours) and Gothenburg (1 hour).
The european route E20 passes through Skara.
Walking, public transport  or car. Short term parking is free.
- Skara cathedral (Skara domkyrka)
- Skara sommarland . Amusement park with about 45 attractions including water slides, roller-coaster and go-carts.
- Lake Hornborga (Hornborgasjön) . A must for any bird lover in the area. Known as the lake where up to 12,000 cranes stop on their way back from warmer countries. Situated about 20 km from town center.
- Varnhem monastery