Would you like to experience a wonderful green tour through the landscape of Skåne? We will take you on the award winning cycle route of Kattegatt, tour of the year in Europe, and stop on four beautiful gardens in the area. The tour starts in Helsingborg along a glittering Öresund towards Sofiero Palace & Garden, a former Royal palace and a beautiful garden with an English touch. You will keep on biking through small fishing villages and lovely beeches to Krapperup Castle, a famous renaissance castle & garden and further on to Arilds Wine Yard. Our final day we will go upwards to the peninsula of Bjäre and end in Båstad and the beautiful gardens of Norrviken. Our tour will have an extra luxury touch with 4* hotels as well as meals of high standard and local wine.
From 5695:- SEK
Length of tour
We recommend you to book your train or flight by yourself. If you would like assistance, please contact us.
1200:- SEK / day, additionally 100:- SEK extra for electric bike.
Tour – program
Our tour starts at the Central Station in Helsingborg where you can either bring your own bike or be equipped with our 24 vx bikes. You will go along the beach to Sofiero Palace & Garden. This garden was once created by Crown Princess Margaret, grandchild of Queen Victoria and married to Prince Gustav, later king of Sweden. You will have a lovely walk in the park and you can take lunch or Swedish “fika” at the Palace Café.
The route will then take you all the way to Arild, via the renaissance castle Krapperup to Arilds wine yard for the first night stay. A lovely meal and some wine before going to sleep sounds great, doesn’t it?
Length of tour; 30 km.
After a wonderful buffet breakfast you will have a guided tour in the wine yard before leaving for a lovely private garden, Sylvias garden near Kullaberg where she grows roses & perennials in an English designed garden. You will then continue the tour to the small city of Ängelholm and a stay at charming 1900th century old 4* hotel Lilton.
Length of tour: 35 km.
Today the route takes us along the typical small scaled agriculture landscape of Skåne upwards to the peninsula of Bjäre where you will have a marvelous view over Kattegatt. You will have a pick nick lunch and you can also stop at some farm shops where you can buy fruit, vegetables and cheese. The destination will be Båstad and 4.5* Hotel Riviera.
Length of tour; 57 km.
After the fantastic buffet breakfast there is time for check out and the last biking route, the few kilometers to Norrvikens Garden. You will have a lovely morning in this garden with its exiting history and beautiful design. Lunch will be served at Restaurant Norrviken and this is where the tours ends. From here you will travel back with bus to Helsingborg C.
Length of tour; 3 km
Price; 5695:- SEK
Price includes; 3 nights at 4* hotel in double room, breakfast included, 2 lunches (1 regular, 1 pick nick lunch), entrées to 3 gardens, wine tasting and guiding in Arilds wine yard, guiding in Sylvias garden, map and description of tour and transport of luggage between the hotels.
Extras; Extra charge for single room, 1150:- SKR, extra charges for xx 24 bike 1200 SKR/day, saddle bags included, extra charge for electric bike 100 SKR per day, and guide at Sofiero & Norrviken price details follows when booking.
We reserve ourselves for any change in the schedule. 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.