Delicious Autumn tour in Skåne
August 28 – 31
In the beautiful area of Skåne in southernmost of Sweden you find many local farmers with a small scale, ecological production of different products. This tour is tasty as we will take you to some of all those farmers who produce vegetables, fruit, berries, grain, eggs, milk, cheese, charketuries and wine. We will also take you to a very old castle, Hovdala, with a famous kitchen garden, and also to Norrviken Garden in Båstad with one of Sweden´s most beautiful conservatories. Your guide will be garden author Christina Högardh-Ihr and you will stay at 4* Elite Hotel Mollberg in Helsingborg.
Train from Copenhagen Airport to Helsingborg and check-in at our cozy hotel in old-fashioned style in the center of Helsingborg. Dinner in the evening when you will meet your guide Christina.
9.00 Our bus will leave for Hässleholm and Hovdala Castle. On our way we will stay at the charming café and garden Vildrosor & Höns where will be served a true classical Swedish “fika” with sandwiches and pastries from ecologic egg, butter, berries, tea & coffee before we continue our way to the fascinating old castle at Hovdala. This place has a long and exciting history that goes back to the 1600th century when there were turbulent times between the borders with Sweden and Denmark. In the beautiful landscape park you will enjoy old trees, undrained moats, and old stone walls. You will also find a conservatory from the 1800th century in the park and you can take a lovely and romantic walk . Also a kitchen garden and flower borders.
13.00 Lunch at Hovdala
14.30 Our bus will take us to a lovely private garden with an impressive kitchen garden. Refreshments before going back to Helsingborg and our hotel. Dinner at leisure.
9.00 Our bus will leave the hotel for Kullabygden and a day full of surprises and tasty food at destinations like Kullalamm farm, vegetable & fruit farmers and an old mill. Lunch will be served during the day. The last stop of the day will be at Arild´s Wine yard. It is perhaps a surprise for visitors to our Nordic climate that this award winning winery can offer you such lovely wines. Enjoy the end of this good day!
17.30 Bus will take us to Helsingborg and dinner at leisure.
Bus will leave for Norrviken Garden, Båstad, was created in 1906 by the Swedish garden architect Rudolf Abelin. Here you find a baroque garden, a renaissance garden, an oriental garden and a Japanese garden.
Norrviken Garden has during recent time been restored and are developing an exciting future with a beautiful orangery as well as other garden projects. Please don´t forget to visit the charming bumble bee & bee garden or buy honey in the shop from Norrviken own bee hives.
Lunch at Restaurant Villa Abelin
Afternoon walk in the beautiful wild nature close to Norrviken and leisure time with some shopping in the cozy village of Båstad.
7 p.m Closing dinner at our hotel
Check out and leave for Copenhagen airport.
Price includes; 4 nights in double4*star hotel & breakfast, 1 dinner, 1 Swedish “fika”, 1 lunch, 1 tasteful day in Kullabygden, wine tasting, entre to 3 gardens, all transports & guide,
We reserve ourselves for any change in the schedule. At least 15 reservations are needed for the tour to be realised. We expect a reasonable level of fitness. If the tour would be cancelled, it will be announced 14 days before departure. Please let us know if you have any food allergies, dietary restrictions or special requirements for the tour. We expect a reasonable level of fitness. Please remember to read our terms and conditions before booking the tour.