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This is how to explore Sweden by bike this summer

By Ása Steinars


Hit the road and discover some of Sweden's most impactful nature – all while peddling two wheels, of course

One thing the pandemic certainly taught us is to explore what’s close to home. We don’t always have to travel far for the best adventures. Sometimes, they're right on our doorsteps. Not only can you find great experiences at home, but sticking close by usually means more sustainable travel. One of the best eco-friendly summer adventures is cycling, and Sweden has some perfect trails to travel along.


Scandinavian summer means good weather but it's not so hot you can’t be active, making it perfect for cycling. Explore long coastlines and archipelagos, lush countryside or rugged mountain ranges. Here’s a guide to the best cycling routes in Sweden.