Bike and boat 4 days (96 km cycling)

Sjötorp, Mariestad

Bike and boat holiday Gota canal.

You cycle along the canal between lake Vänern and lake Vättern. The bikes picked up in Sjötorp. During all days included: bike, lunch packages, dinner and accommodation with bedlinnen and towels. During day3 you eat lunch on board the boat, that will take you from Karlsborg to Töreboda.

Day 1 (30 km)

You start in Sjötorp where you pick up your bike and get a lunchpackages with you. You cycle along the canal all day, passing 16 locks and several bridges on your journey towards Wassbacken where dinner is served and overnight stay in a cabin waiting. In Töreboda as you passed after 20km is Europe's smallest ferry. Lina. The crossing costs 1krona and operated by hand.

Day 2 (46 km)

The day started with breakfast in Wassbacken and then continues a few miles along the canal. Soon you reach Tåtorp and Lake Viken is the highest point, and now you cycle further south around the lake until Karlsborg where accommodation is at the hostel Yellow villa and dinner are served at the adjacent restaurant. Tip Do not miss Forsvik during the day is a real gem!

Day 3 (10 km)

The day begins with breakfast and then you make your way to the canal where a passenger departs. The bikes you take with you on the boat that takes you from Karlsborg to Töreboda. Lunch is served on board. You will reach Töreboda about 16:00 and now awaits easy cycling down to Norrqvarn where dinner is served directly on the bridge and the accommodation is at the Hotel Norrqvarn. In Norrqvarn is the very popular Mini Canal, the canal built in miniature.

Day 4 (10 km)

After breakfast waits 10 km of easy cycling down to Sjötorp where you returning the bikes. You then eat a good lunch at the restaurant Kajutan, located directly at the canal.

Contact information

Sjötorps Upplevelsecenter AB
Slussvägen 110
54066 Sjötorp
Phone: +46-50151133
Mobile: +46-702171955
Booking: +46-50151133


Opening hours

Note! Only possible to start on Sundays.
5 June - 18 Aug

Price information

4690 Sek / adult

3290 Sek / child 3-12 years

Public transportation


 The price includes:

- Bicycle
- Boat trip with passengerboat
- Accommodation 3 nights in hostels / Cabin / Hotel incl. beddlinnen
- 3 Breakfast
- 4 lunch
- 3 dinner (excluding drinks),
- Bicycle Service
- Map and route description

- The bikes are a 3 speed.


|Translated by Google translation|
Sjötorp located 20km north of Mariestad at Vänern and the canal along Highway 26th Bus: Take the swebus-express 839 operating Jönköping - Karlstad stops in Sjötorp. Train: Take the train to Jönköping, Skovde, Karlstad and then bus 839 to Sjötorp. From Mariestad is also bus västtrafik No 502nd


Bicycle rental