Sweden cycling vacation self guided

Take nine days and you can cycle Sörmland, the picturesque region of Sweden close to Stockholm. This self-guided tour features moderate cycling and plenty of historic sights and pretty vistas.
Stockholm Gnesta Trosa Stendörren Nature Reserve Nyköping Blacksta Vineyard Vadsbro Malmköping Skottvångs Gruva Lake Klämmingen Mariefred Option to visit Femore Fort or Koppatorp
Price
SKr 11150 excluding flights
Duration
9 Days
Type
Small group
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Price based on share of double room.
For larger groups, please ask about special prices.
Price includes: 8 nights hotel/B&B, 8 breakfasts, 4 dinners, bike hire, baggage transfer, train, steamboat, transfers, maps & route notes.
Trip level: Moderate.
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Description of Sweden cycling vacation self guided

Price information

SKr 11150 excluding flights
Price based on share of double room.
For larger groups, please ask about special prices.
Price includes: 8 nights hotel/B&B, 8 breakfasts, 4 dinners, bike hire, baggage transfer, train, steamboat, transfers, maps & route notes.
Trip level: Moderate.
Make enquiry

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For departure dates contact us on 1-866-821-6866

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Reviewed on 02 Sep 2019 by

1. What was the most memorable or exciting part of your vacation?


The variety and quality of the places we stayed overnight.

2. What tips would you give other travelers booking this vacation?


Be prepared for the long ride days and be prepared for lots of gravel roads.

3. Did you feel that your vacation benefited local people, reduced environmental impacts or supported conservation?


Yes to the first two. Not so sure about the third.

4. Finally, how would you rate your vacation overall?



Reviewed on 27 Jun 2019 by

1. What was the most memorable or exciting part of your vacation?


Lightening and thunder storm while we were biking!

2. What tips would you give other travelers booking this vacation?


Check on food availability a few days ahead. There are no stores nor cafes on many long stretches.

3. Did you feel that your vacation benefited local people, reduced environmental impacts or supported conservation?


Yes

4. Finally, how would you rate your vacation overall?


Super

Responsible Travel

As the pioneers of responsible tourism, we've screened this (and every) vacation so that you can travel knowing it will help support the places and people that you visit, and the planet. Read how below.

Planet

All our trips are about enjoying and experiencing the natural and cultural beauty of the region, in a respectful and considerate way. Our trips are only run with small groups, most often from two people to six people, to ensure that impact on the environment is a minimum at all times, and the most personal and rich experience can be had by all.

Cycling puts little stress on the environment and allows you to appreciate the surroundings in a comfortable and environmentally friendly way as you follow the established Näckrosleden cycling route through Sörmland.

We are a member of the Svenska Ekoturismföreningen (Swedish Ecotourism Association) which works towards an improved tourism which protects and takes responsibility for our delicate natural and cultural environment. Our company beliefs reflect this vision.

As our trips are self-guided, we make extra efforts to provide travelers with as much information about the local area as possible, including information about bird, animal and plantlife as well as historical and cultural information. Look out for roaming red deer, fallow deer, red squirrels and the king of the forest, the moose. Birds of prey are plentiful in the region and eagles and osprey can often be seen soaring overhead.

This knowledge ensures that, even without a guide, we can inform travelers about the region. With additional knowledge, travelers can go one step further to protecting the environment.

We take responsibility of ensuring that rubbish is handled accordingly. both in the countryside and in the office, with a developed sorting system. Use of paper is spared with all marketing made online to avoid the production of own brochures. Travelers are encouraged to recycle as much literature as possible that they are provided with at the start of the trip.

People

We wholeheartedly support the local economy - our guests want to experience the genuine region in which they are traveling, and our aim is to let it be seen and enjoyed.

Encounters with the locals is a fundamental aspect of our trips, and we therefore make all efforts to use suppliers from the area. With this aim in mind, we ensure all meals are provided by local suppliers, often from the local B&B where you stay, with a commitment to using local produce, including game, chantarelle and local berries.

We prefer to use accommodation that is smaller and more personal which allows an insight into the local community, including personal B&Bs such as Lilla Vasskärr set deep in the forests, and the family run Ågården Guesthouse and Svenhem Gård B&B. Our aim is always to promote and support the local community.

Our trips are designed so that travelers pass by cultural and historical sites en route, including local folklore museums such as Tunaberg, and information is provided about these sites. Travelers are encouraged to visit or take guided tours, and all opening times of sites, shops, facilities are indicated to allow the traveler the opportunity to maximise their visit.

Our trips would quite simply not be the same without the support of the local community.

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