In this package you get some of Sweden's most visited destinations. The places to visit are Läckö Castle which is located on Kållandsö in Lidköping, Göta Canal Sweden's largest building and Karlsborg Fortress located on Vanäs cape in Vättern. Karlsborg Fortress is one of Sweden's largest and best preserved fortresses. Experience the Göta Canal by bike and car to Läckö Castle and Karlsborg Fortress. There is a lot to see and experience here. Enjoy historical stories, wonderful nature experiences and total relaxation. The experiences will be many and memorable. You drive between the attractions and live at Pensionat Prästgården in Töreboda. Lovely garden and cozy guest rooms to relax in.
Season: June 15 - August 15
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Season: June 15 - August 15
Läckö Castle - Lidköping - Töreboda (car 10 km)The tour starts on Kållands ö with a visit to Läckö Castle. On this four-day Skaraborg trip, you will experience unique nature and cultural experiences. A guided tour of Läckö Castle awaits here. The castle is a breathtaking baroque gem, built on a medieval foundation. Ever since 1298, there has been a castle on the cliff by Lake Vänern, surrounded by water. After this enchanting historical visit, you steer the journey towards Töreboda and Göta canal. On the trip to Töreboda, the journey goes over Kinnekulle. Kinnekulle is a plateau mountain on the southeastern shore of Lake Vänern with a maximum height of 306 meters above sea level. Magnificent views and magical nature await you. In Töreboda, check-in takes place at Pensionat Prästgården and dinner at a nearby restaurant.
Day 2 Göta canal Töreboda - Sjötorp- Töreboda (bike ride 40 km)Today it's time to experience and explore the Göta Canal, one of Sweden's largest buildings and places to visit. A bike ride from Töreboda to Sjötorp round trip awaits. Here you cycle on completely car-free cycle paths right next to the canal edge. On the tour you will pass several small cozy places well worth stopping at. During the bike ride to Sjötorp, you pass no less than 16 locks. In Sjötorp, lunch is served at Café Baltzar and this also includes a visit to the Göta Canal Museum. Back in Töreboda, a good dinner and a comfortable bed await.
Töreboda - Karlsborg (distance 4 miles)After breakfast, it's time to go by car to Karlsborg, a journey of about 4 km. One mile before Karlsborg is Forsvik, which is definitely worth a visit. In Forsvik you can visit the Göta Canal's oldest lock and pay a visit to Forsviks Bruk. Here you will find a working railway, historic buildings and exciting exhibitions. Forsvik's mill has a 600-year history and Skaraborg's Fortsätt was then founded here in Karlsborg, which is still called Sweden's reserve capital, this is where the state's gold reserves were to be stored during war. Check-in at Idas Brygga or Kanalhotellet, both beautifully situated by the canal edge. Stroll around Karlsborg. Here you are always surrounded by water. Both Vättern and Bottensjön give Karlsborg its special character and it is easy to get hungry here.
KarlsborgToday, an exciting visit to Kalsborg Fortress awaits. The guide takes you on a journey back to the 1800th century. Karlsborg Fortress is stable on Vanäs cape in Lake Vättern, which is one of the largest and best-preserved fortresses in Sweden. During the 1800th century, it was planned that Karlsborg would have the role of Sweden's reserve capital and be the seat of the royal family, government, parliament and gold reserve in times of war. Feel free to visit the museum, the Garrison Church and walk along the wall and preferably out to Vanäs lighthouse. From Karlsborg you get to see the fastest, shortest or longest way to your next destination.
1 entrance Läckö Castle
2 Hotel stays Pensionat Prästgården, Töreboda part in a double room
1 Hotel accommodation Idas Brygga or Kanalhotellet, Karlsborg part in a double room
3 pcs Dinners excluding drinks
2 st Lunch
1 entrance Entrance Göta Canal Museum, Sjötorp
1 Entrance Guided tour of Karlsborg Fortress
3 pcs Breakfast
1 pc Bicycle 3-speed incl. helmet (from 8 years)
1 pc Bicycle map
1 trip description
Bicycle service applies to rented bicycles
Cancellation protection / pers. 250 SEK
Single room supplement 900 SEK
Electric bike 300 SEK
Bicycle children (2-7 years) 200 SEK
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