BIKE TOURS 2017-05-29T12:44:16+00:00

This five-day cycling tour on the route Kattegattleden follows the most popular part in county Halland; the coastline. The tour – with salty breeze in the air – starts in Båstad, wellknown for it´s tennis tournament, on the Bjäre peninsula and ends in Varberg, one of the small, charming towns in Halland. You will be staying in top class hotel accommodation in three of Halland’s charming coastal towns, Halmstad, Falkenberg and Varberg, plus one night in a hostel with hotel standard service.

The length of the day trips allows you to enjoy the sandy beaches and other nice surroundings, 5 days and 4 overnight stays.

The Golden cycling tour starts in Båstad and ends in Varberg. If you rent your bike with us the price includes bike transport back from Varberg to Båstad. You never cycle the same route twice! See ”Transport”.

The Golden Tour – Halland 2017

Båstad – Varberg, 5 days

Additional night 

Båstad
Arrive a day early and enjoy the picturesque Båstad. Have a good night sleep at a hotel and prepair for tomorrow´s adventure.
See ”additional services”
Day 1

Båstad – Halmstad, approx. 37 km

The tour starts in Båstad. If you arrive early you can experience the small town Båstad, famous for it´s tennis tournament, Swedish Open, with players from all over the world or visit Laholm, Hallands oldest and smallest town on your way to Halmstad. You follow the long sandy beaches through several preserved areas with open sand dunes and pine forests. Accommodation in a top class hotel in Halmstad.
Day 2
Halmstad – Ugglarp, approx. 40 km
Breakfast at the hotel.
You continue to cycle north, as close to the coast as possible. On your way you find small restaurants and cafés where you can stop for lunch or a popular ”fika” as it is called in Sweden (coffé with pasteries). Accommodation in a hostel with hotel standard, 5 minutes away from the ocean.

Day 3 
Ugglarp – Falkenberg, approx. 23 km
Breakfast at the hostel.
Further north you will find coastal moorland, shore meadows combined with cliffs and small sandy beaches. Accommodation in a top class hotel in Falkenberg, famous for its salmon fishing in the centre of the town.
Day 4

Falkenberg – Varberg, approx. 45 km

Breakfast at the hotel.

You ride on small side roads passing fishing villages, shore meadows and sandy beaches. Accommodation and dinner in top class hotel in Varberg, where you will have access to the relax area. If you want to take extra care of your body after your cycling tour you can book treatments in the Asia Spa, directly at the hotel.

You leave the bikes at the hotel.
Day 5

Varberg

Breakfast at the hotel.

As your hotel is right in the centre of Varberg it is easy to experience the town by foot. Don´t forget to visit Varberg´s fortress, with its oldest part from the 13th century. There are many small shops, a marketplace and lots of small cafés and restaurants. If you are ready for more adventures you can take the ferry to Denmark from here.