Cycling one of the most beautiful parts along Gota Canal in Sweden

Borensberg, Motala

Just 30 kilometer west of Linköping and 25 kilometer east of Motala, Borensberg is idyllic situated between Motala Ström and Gota Canal.

Here starts many cycling experiences along one of the most beautiful routes of the canal in Östergötland!
You can find our quality green Dutch bicycles in Borensberg with HI-Hostel "Glasbruket" along the Gota Canal.

Start with a bike ride in Borensberg and then ride along one of the most beautiful parts of the Gota Canal to Berg.

Brunneby musteri
Näs Museums Husbyfjöl
Ljungs castle
Cloetta chocolate factory in Ljungsbro
Boat museum
Bergs slussar (lock area)

Take a break and swim in Gota Canal or the lake. Ride back along the canal or along the forest north of Gota Canal.

Directions included.

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Contact information

Göta Travel Center
Kanalvägen 17 Vandrarhemmet "Glasbruket"
Phone: +46-14140820
Mobile: +46-761850911
Booking: +46-14140820


Opening hours

Booking in advance open all year

Price information

1 day bicycle rent SEK 165 / per person

Price is including bicycle service along the canal between Motala and Bergs slussar

Public transportation

The Bus is also between Linkoping and Motala With Bus you arrive in Borensberg Centrum, 1,2 km from the hostel. Follow signs to Göta kanal and then Vandrarhem Glasbruket. Walk over the first bridge and continue the small road, while keeping the Canal at your right.


From Linkoping and Motala: Drive road 34.
Exit towards Borensberg. Follow sign saying Göta kanal and when in centrum you see signs to Vandrarhem Glasbruket. Follow a mud road by the canal about 1 km and you arrive! The parking is free


Bicycle rental
Canoe hire
Conference facilities
Wireless internet
Hiking trail
Online booking
Free WiFi