Bicycle along the Göta Canal, Sjötorp

Sjötorp, Mariestad

Bicycle along the Göta Canal

Spend a day riding a bike along the Göta Canal. Sjötorp has a giant bike-rental shop with adult and kids’ bikes, bike trailers and bags.
And bike repairs if anything goes wrong!

One day’s rent of a bicycle, including service, map and directions.

Hire a bike for a day trip to the Norrkvarn locks and mini-canal. Perfect for families with children. The Sjötorp - Norrkvarn return trip involves a 19 km car-free route.

After 9 km you reach the area around the Norrkvarn locks. This world of adventure offers a lot of amusement and entertainment. Restaurant and café on the pier, the canal in miniature, summer theatre and entertainment.
You return to Sjötorp whenever you like and get to experience the canal from the opposite view.

Book online

Contact information

Sjötorps Upplevelsecenter AB
slussvägen 110
Phone: +46-50151133


Opening hours

Valid: 1 May–30 September

Price information

Cycle rent

Adult SEK 200 for 1 day.

Children SEK 150.

SEK100 / extra day

Public transportation


Free bicycle service included if needed.

Sjötorps Upplevelsecenter provides tailor-made packages for companies and groups. Multiple days’ rental of bicycle with accessories; 1–4 days’ bike package with food and accommodation.


Sjötorp is located 20 kilometres north of Mariestad, by Lake Vänern and Göta Canal, along Road R26.
By coach: Travel by coach to Jönköping, Skövde, Mariestad or Karlstad, from there on Swebus Express, service 839 to Sjötorp.
By train: Travel by train to Jönköping, Skövde, Mariestad or Karlstad, and from there on Swebus Express, service 839 to Sjötorp.
There is also a bus from Mariestad, Västtrafik service no 502.