Vikingstrand is a beach located just north of Helsingborg city.It is the beach with most disabled –friendly facilities in the area. In summer it is staffed between 10am and 16pm. It is marketed as the beach for everyone to enjoy. It also has an approx. 85 meter long section where dogs are allowed to swim in the sea. The beach is popular among wind surfers. The flat sandy beach is mixed with gravel and the sea bottom is also gravelly. Water is usually clear with some seaweed in the water and on the beach. There are three cement piers extending from the beach. One has a special ramp to facilitate disabled to enter the water. The beach is lined by grass and a road. There is no shade on the beach.