Entries by ahlstrand

Cycling package on Kattegattleden

The companies below provide ready-made cycling packages if you want everything fixed and organised for you! Belgium & the Netherlands VOS Travel, Belgium and the Netherlands Kras Reizen, the Netherlands SNP Naturreizen, the Netherlands TUI, the Netherlands Fietsrelax, the Netherlands Eigen-Wijze Reizen, the Netherlands France La Balaguere, France Italy Girolibero, Italy Schweiz Eurotrek, Schweiz Glur, […]

Film about Kattegattleden

The film was recorded in May 2015 and starts at Knutpunkten in Helsingborg, runs past Sofiero Castle, across the Kulla peninsula via Arild, stops off at the Kallbadhuset baths in Båstad, takes a detour via the market square in Laholm, continues over the Falkenberg bridge, down the glorious beach promenade to Varberg Fortress, stops off […]

Planned cycle path south of Kungsbacka soon ready

A 2½ kilometre cycle path along route 939 between Torpavägen and Torkeltorpsvägen has now been built. The cycle path will be given new signs by Kungsbacka municipality and the Swedish Transport Administration, and the idea is for the new stretch to be equipped with signs before 22 February 2019. The signs on the old stretch […]

Surfacing work in progress!

Surfacing work is currently in progress on the part of the cycle path between Tönnersa and Gullbranna nature reserve. It has been planed and covered in gravel, and will soon be rolled. It is therefore not easy to cycle this stretch at the moment. More information is available from Halmstad Municipality.

New stretch of the path in 2018

Improvements/adjustments to the path have been made in the following locations: • New stretches on the Bjärehalvön peninsula, meaning that the path now goes out to Torekov. The signs for the path have been changed correspondingly. Click the map below. • A new pedestrian and cycle bridge over Genevadsån river between Halmstad and Laholm municipalities […]

Cycle Route of the Year in Europe 2018!

This year the ‘Fiets en Wandelbeurzen’ (Cycling & Hiking Fairs) in Utrecht, the Netherlands, crowned Kattegattleden in Sweden ‘Cycle Route of the Year’. This very prestigious award aims to stimulate governments and tourist boards to realise attractive cycle routes. The criteria includes an attractive range of experiences along the route, nice places to stay and […]

Hire a bike and luggage transport

Below are three companies who can help you with bicycle hire with the option of bike delivery and collection. Travelshop Helsingborg Bicycles for hire in Helsingborg for long and short excursions. Knutpunkten, Helsingborg’s central station, has an office with bicycles for hire at bus stop 6. Travelshop hires out 7-gear and 24-gear bicycles, electric bikes, child […]

Helsingborg – reconstruction at starting point and Drottninggatan

In central Helsingborg, there are reconstrution of Drottninggatan between Hälsovägen in the north and Storortorget in the south is continuing, as well as on the Järnvägsgatan between Stortorget and the district court in the south and a little bit into Malmöleden. This means that Kattegattleden is led from Järnvägsgatan down to Hamntorget and then follow […]

Gothenburg – new section of the cycle path in central Gothenburg

A new starting and finishing point for Kattegattleden at Gothenburg Central Station is  due to infrastructure work is now finished. The starting and finishing point at Nils Eriksson terminalen has been moved. Start cycling at Drottningtorget outside the Central Station and follow Nya Allén. See the above map of the new route. An information board […]

The Green cycle route

Take a detour from Kattegattleden and discover Halland’s Tuscany! Welcome to the green cycle route in Slow Valley Ätradalen. You’ll find local and organic food, accommodation and farm shops beautifully embedded in idyllic countryside, leaving you calm and harmonious. The green cycle route takes you from central Falkenberg in towards the stunning Ätradalen valley; the tour consists […]