We’re proud of our fantastic cycling routes, like the Göta Canal Route, the Vänerleden and the Ätradal Trail. You can cycle by the sea and past lakes, over fields and table mountains, through forests and towns, and into pretty fishing villages. Find a cycling route that’s perfect for you!
Mountain biking can sound a bit scary but it’s actually an incredibly exciting and fun experience. Choose from MTB tracks, downhill MTB, bike parks and pump track.
West Sweden is a cyclist’s paradise with everything from one day cycle tours to longer training camps for racers. Here are some cycle routes of differing lengths, from 20 to 2000 km.
Gothenburg is a relatively small city that can easily be cycled from one part to the other, which is why one of the best ways to explore it is by bike. There are also mountain bike areas close to the city.
You can hire bikes in many places around Gothenburg using the Styr & Ställ scheme, which means you can conveniently change from bike to tram on several stretches. Pick up a cycle map in the Gothenburg Visitor Centre.
Via Meet the Locals you can arrange to meet someone who lives in West Sweden (a Local) and share a slice of their daily life. You could for example: