Kattegat route - Sweden's West Coast by bike from Halmstad

Cycle along Sweden's first national bike route

  • Halmstad - Gothenburg
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  • New tour! 
  • ca. 220 km by bike


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Cycle along Sweden's picturesque West coast through charming fishing villages and small ports. The route mostly follows the sea, travel through open countryside, exciting nature reserves and lush farmlands. As you draw closer to Gothenburg you will notice a shift in the landscape, with scenic cliffs, lush forests, sheltered bays and quaint harbours along the way. The culinary speciality of this region is seafood, which is the biggest celebrity on this bike tour. Discover the West coast and enjoy everything the region is so well-known for! You can even extend your holidays for another three days, to explore the wonderful archipelago around Gothenburg. 

  • Start / End
    Halmstad / Gothenburg
  • Tour length
    6 days, 5 nights
  • Daily routes
    ca. 220 kilometer by bike, 40 - 60 daily
    Daily stages: ◉◉◎◎◎, Altitude profile: ◉◉◎◎◎
  • The route
    You cycle on well sign-posted bike paths and gravel roads as well as side roads with less traffic. Short sections are on roads with more traffic. Flat to slightly hilly tour course. 
  • This tour is not suitable for persons with reduced mobility.

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Arrival / Parking

  • By flight:
    Airports Copenhagen or Gothenburg, continue by train to Halmstad (hourly connections available, transportation of bikes is possible). More information: www.oresundstag.se.
  • By car:
    Hotel car park in Halmstad free of charge or from ca. SEK 150 per day, reservation not possible, payable on spot. 
    Park garage in Gothenburg from ca. SEK 220 per day, reservation not possible, payable on spot.