Bike rental in Skövde
When you rent a bike in Skövde, you get access to lots of fun experiences and lovely nature. In Skövde you can find the large outdoor area Billingen - where you can ride a mountain bike or a regular bike - nice country roads, and varied nature in Skaraborg and Vallebygden.
Skövde offers both city life and cycling close to nature
The city of Skövde has a generous range of things to do, including culture, shopping, museums, cafés and restaurants, and the city park Boulognerskogen. When you start cycling out from the city you're instantly met by nature.
Tips on cycling trips around Skövde
The area of Skaraborg is best experienced on two wheels! Here you will find many bike routes and fun destinations to see - below you will find tips on some of those.
Visit Hornborgasjön and many other nature reserves
Hornborgasjön is one of Europe's most important lakes for bird life. The lake is known for the cranes that come to the lake every spring. For the rest of the year many other birds also thrive here. Around the lake there are nine different places with lookout towers and information boards. Cycle south from Skövde towards Skultorp, and then continue west towards Häggum to arrive at Hornborgasjön. The distance from central Skövde is about 22 km.
Rent a bike in Skövde and experience Vallevägen
Between Skövde and Skara is Vallevägen (the Valle road), which has the goal of being "the most beautiful road in the world". Along the route you can stop at farm shops, artists, bed and breakfasts and cafés. There are different routes to choose from depending on how far you want to cycle. These bike routes on Vallevägen are located west of Skövde - from Varnhem there are four different bike routes that offer plenty of sights along the way.
Around Östan - cycling through cultural landscapes
North of Skövde you will find the lake Östen. Here is a bike route with gravel, forest roads and asphalt, with loads of nature and historical places to experience. The route is 33 km or 11 km long; you can choose which distance suits you best! You will cycle past Vaholm's bridge house, the river Tidan, fields and forests, and bird towers overlooking the lake. Along the road there is also a Bronze Age cairn.
Cycling at Billingen in Skövde
The large leisure area Billingen offers high altitudes and great sights. On the mountain you have the opportunity for cycling, both with mountain bike on the trails and with regular bicycles on asphalt and gravel roads. For example, you can cycle to Ryds Caves (Ryds Grottor), or take a longer route of 30 km around Billingen.
Rent a mountain bike in Skövde
Billingen is also excellent for mountain biking. There are several different MTB trails with different levels of difficulty and distances that suit everyone, from beginners and families with children to more experienced mountainbikers. The trails have clear signs in different colors.
Rent a bike in Skövde - book bikes online today
Bicycle rental in Skövde is easily and safely done online. Book the bikes today on the desired days and pick them up in Skövde when the adventure begins!