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!
There are masses of great cycle trails of varying character in West Sweden. When you’re exploring them you’ll want to eat and sleep well nearby, as well as be able to deal with your bike.
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.
Gravel cycling, or gravel biking as it’s also known, is a great way to get out on a bike, as suitable for beginners as it is for experienced cyclists. It’s action packed, easy and can be done almost anywhere in Sweden.
Trolley cycling along old rail tracks is a fun experience the whole family will enjoy. It’s easy to get going and you’ll find lots of places to stop along the way for a fika or swim.
Simon Parker from The Times saddles up for midnight sun, pine trees and cinnamon buns along Vänerleden. The film includes Simon's best restaurant and accommodation tips along the route.
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: