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Golden SKÅNE

- the south part of Kattegattleden
- Helsingborg - Båstad
- self guided tour
- 5 days

For cycling at slower pace with plenty of time for relaxing stops and experiences during the tour.

We have done our best to set you up for a memorable cycling holiday in the Skåne region in South West Sweden.
- An exciting variety of the best accommodations with excellent standards - top class hotels close to the beach with swimmingpool and spa, one night in a charming hostel and one night in a nice pension, all pretty close to the beach. 

- Your luggage will be taken care of and will be waiting for you, when you arrive to your accommodation for the night. 
- Charming cafés and restaurants, fishing villages, picturesque harbours, handicraft, farm shops, castles, vineyards and much more - they are all lined up along the route!

Good for your well being, good for your health, good for the environment and with plenty of treats!

The roads

You´ll be cycling the south part of the national cycle route, Kattegattleden, from Helsingborg to Båstad, as close to the coast as possible, along Region
Skånes´s beautiful and wellknown peninsulas, Kullahalvön and Bjärehalvön. All the way in a bicycle friendly landscape without inconvenient hills. Please note that some smaller parts of the distance remains to be fixed and follows roads with a bit more traffic. 

The cycle tour day by day

Additional night
Helsingborg
Are you arriving early - why not take the ferry, 20 minutes, to Helsingør, one of Denmarks charming coastal towns?
Accommodation in a very centrally top class hotel. 
See "additional services" to the right. 


Day 1, Thursday
Helsingborg - Arild, approx. 35 km
If you are renting bikes, you collect them in the center of the town. With the view of Denmark in the west you start your cycling north, close, close to the water, Öresund, passing charming, prosperous coastal villages and the town Höganäs, famous for its salt-glazed ceramics. Accommodation in a top class hotel with wonderful sea view in one of the small villages.

Day 2, Friday
Arild - Vejbystrand, approx. 36 km
You follow the route through the bay of Skälderviken passing the 500-year-old town, Ängelholm.
Accommodation in a newly renovated and cosy hostel just 500 m away from the sea and from beautiful beaches.

Day 3, Saturday
Vejbystrand - Torekov, approx. 23 km
From Vejbystrand you cycle northward along the coast to Torekov, furthest out on the Bjäre peninsula. From Torekov you can take an old fishing boat to the island, Hallands Väderö, a nature reserve with unique natural and cultural values. Accommodation and dinner in a top class hotel also close to the sea, with free access to their spa.

Day 4, Sunday
Torekov - Båstad, approx. 26 km
Today you cross over the Bjäre peninsula and connect to the cycle route Kattegattleden, which takes you to Båstad, the summer village wellknown for its tennis tournaments. 

Accommodation in a nice pension in Båstad.    

Day 5, Monday
The tour ends day 5. Spend the day on the beach or take a cycle tour in
Båstad´s surrounding. If you have rented bikes you can keep them the whole day. 

You are constantly reminded that Kattegattleden is a route close to the ocean.
If you choose to stay an additional night in Helsingborg it´s in this top class hotel, additional night.

Do you want to ride the whole Kattegattleden?
Kattegattleden GRAND TOUR
, 10 days
Kattegattleden GRAND TOUR, 7 days
Kattegattleden GRAND TOUR, 5 days

Sofiero Castle in Helsingborg with its gardens, eg 10 000 dazzling rhododendron. The palace once belonged to King Gustav VI Adolf and were donated to the municipality of Helsingborg.  Photo: Region Skåne©sydpol.com.
Sofiero Castle in Helsingborg with its gardens, eg 10 000 dazzling rhododendron. The palace once belonged to King Gustav VI Adolf and were donated to the municipality of Helsingborg. Photo: Region Skåne©sydpol.com.
Most of your overnight stays are close to the sea. Here another top class hotel, situated in a small village, with a wonderful view of ocean Kattegatt, day 1.
A lot of nice places for a Swedish "fika", coffee with cakes or sandwiches, along the way. Here Systrarna Lundgren, day 2. Photo: Region Skåne©Lena Birgersson.
A lot of nice places for a Swedish "fika", coffee with cakes or sandwiches, along the way. Here Systrarna Lundgren, day 2. Photo: Region Skåne©Lena Birgersson.
A newly renovated and cosy hostel near the beach will be your overnight stay day 2.
A newly renovated and cosy hostel near the beach will be your overnight stay day 2.
Enjoy the free access to the spa and swimmingpool in a top class hotel or just take a walk along the beach after checking in, day 3.
The peninsulas Bjäre- and Kullahalvön are one of the most prosperous rural areas in Sweden. Photo: Region Skåne©studio e
Day 3 you are staying the night in a nice, cosy pension in the small village, Båstad.
When you finished your cycle tour for the day there are a lot of opportunities for a nice walk along the beach before dinner.
When you finished your cycle tour for the day there are a lot of opportunities for a nice walk along the beach before dinner.
A typical house in the small village Båstad, known for its tennis tournament, Swedish Open, with players from all over the world. Photo: Walter Hughes, www.bastad.com
A typical house in the small village Båstad, known for its tennis tournament, Swedish Open, with players from all over the world. Photo: Walter Hughes, www.bastad.com

Package includes

* 4 Overnight stays in double room. 3
  nights at top class hotels (day 1, 3
  and 4) and 1 night in a cosy hostel with
  a sink/wash basin in the room but
  shower and toilet just outside (day 2).
* 1 dinner, not including drinks, day 3.
* Sheets, towels and cleaning service
* 4 Breakfast 
* Luggage transport between all the
  accommodations, 4 days.

* Maps with route description day by
  day and information about cafés,
  restaurants and places to visit along
  the route.


Reservation for minor modifications that will be informed in advance. 
 

Start day of the tour (day 1)

Thursdays
May 3 - September 20

Prices 2018
- per person in double room

Period 1 (low season): SEK 5 190:-
Period 2 (high season): SEK 5 890:- 

Period 1: Start May 3 - June 14,
August 9 - September 20
Period 2: Start June 21 - August 2

Discounts for children
- meals not included, will be ordered and paid for at every overnight stay.
Up to 5 years in parents bed: 85 %.
6 - 12 years, extra bed in parents room: 70 %. (Luggage transport for children is not included in the price) 

Additional services
- all prices per person

Single supplement:
Period 1 and 2: SEK 750:-

Half board, 2 days
2-course dinners, excl. drinks,
day 1 and 4: SEK 605:-.
Adults only. Meals not included for children age 0-12 - will be ordered and paid for at every overnight stay.​​​​​​​

Additional night in Helsingborg, incl. breakfast, Wednesday before start:
- in double room: SEK 605:- 
- in single room: SEK 895:-

Additional night in Båstad, incl. breakfast, Monday after ending tour:
- in double room: SEK 630:- 
- in single room: SEK 945:-

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Bike rental, including transport,
5 days, day 1 - 5.
Note that the prices for the bike rental includes transporting the bikes back to Helsingborg. You don´t cycle the same distance twice - new day trips with new experiences every day!

Touring bike, 24 gears, including bike transport: SEK 925:-
Electric bike, including bike transport: SEK 1 275:-
City bike, 3 or 7 gears and children´s bike, including bike transport: Please contact us for prices.

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Cancellation fee, SEK 300:- per person. See information, "Book".

Maps and information

Maps and information will be sent to you after final payment, in good time before your arrival. See more "Book", booking/terms and conditions. 

The tour starts in Helsingborg and ends in Båstad. If you have your car parked in Helsingborg, it is easy to go back by train or bus when your cycle trip ends. If you arrive by train, the train stations in both Helsingborg and Båstad are located near your overnight stay.  

Luggage transportation is included. When you arrive to the different accommodations, your luggage is already there!
Relaxing cycle tour for the whole family. Photo: Region Skåne©Klara Leo