Växjö – Tingsryd
Växjö is Sydostleden's northernmost town with everything from award-winning restaurants, unique shopping and entertainment to picturesque alleys with cobblestones and red cottages.
Sydostledens start / finish in Växjö is a travel center. The city today has around 66,000 inhabitants.
In Växjö, nature is always close, you can, for example, fish in the lake Växjösjön near the city. Along the trail you will find a number of sights, such as Teleborg Castle, the Swedish Glass Museum and the Emigrants' House. When you are at Ekotemplet, Växjö's water tower, you have reached the highest point of Sydostleden 203 meters above sea level.
Did you know that in Växjö's oldest patisserie Broqvist's patisserie, Napoleon pastry was “born” almost 150 years ago?
Cycle on winding forest roads and experience the nature of Småland down towards Tingsryd. Take a dip in one of the many lakes, if you are lucky you may catch a glimpse of a moose or a deer.