Cycling on track embankment in Sörmland
Eskilstuna, Södermanland (approx. 45 km)
1 night 1 250 SEK / pers
  • doneOne night at Vilsta Sports Hotel (part of double room)
  • done1 x two course dinner
  • done1 x breakfast
  • doneMap and route description
  • doneExtra nights, the package is easily supplemented with one or two days
  • doneTouring cycle: 200 SEK / day
  • doneStandard bike: 100 SEK / day

The close-knit Sörmland nature comes in close-up in this bike package that starts from Vilsta Sporthotell just outside Eskilstuna. The secret is that you cycle through the swanky landscape on old embankment towards Little Erla. Easy to ride because there are almost no hills. Continue towards Malmköping's campsite where there is the opportunity to take a dip. 

Malmköping has a long history and is beautifully located in the middle of Sörmland. Here you can have a cup of coffee with some pastry or maybe visit the exotic iron museum. It boasts about 2000 old irons and wintertime is arranged something as exclusive as iron curling. In the vicinity of Malmköping there is also the Sagostigen where the young people can discover our folk tales and meet the animals on the farm. The historically interested can reach central Malmahed where the Södermanland regiment trained on exercis from the end of the 18th century until 1921.

You can choose to stay at the hostel or rent your own cabin, which you choose when you make your booking. For booking a bicycle: 016-513032 or 073-7081487.

Day 1

From Vilsta to Malmköping round trip

The starting point for the bike package is Vilsta Sporthotell where you will spend the night. You either have your own bike or rent on site. When you are ready for departure you aim for the rebuilt embankment. The cycling on the track up to Erla is simple and child-friendly.

When you then get off the road towards Stålboga, it is important to pay attention to the traffic when cycling. Before crossing junction 55, take a right and cycle on the old railway track. Here, the substrate consists of gravel and sand. After Grinda farm, cross the road 55 carefully and cycle the last bit to Malmköping's campsite. There are opportunities to eat, have a cup of coffee or have a dip. Then it carries you back to Vilsta where you have dinner and spend the night.

Vilsta Sporthotell, Eskilstuna
Dinner
about 45 km
Day 2

Time for departure

Homemade breakfast bread at Vilsta sports hotel

After a good night's sleep with dreams of folk tales and irons, it's time to have a good breakfast at Vilsta Sporthotell before it's time for departure.

Maybe you choose to extend your stay and stay an extra night? In the area there is the Eskilstuna River with outdoor swimming and fishing. Vilstaskogen has large hiking areas with exercise trails, light trails and slalom slope.

Breakfast
Eskilstuna, Södermanland

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