A package that takes you along small winding roads in beautiful landscape with stone walls and hills along the west side of the Billingen ridge. Here you will also find the beautiful Silver Falls, a perfect spot for a picnic. The Valle Road is considered to be one of the most beautiful roads in the world! And when you reach Lake Hornborga the landscape opens up to undescribable beauty as you look out over the lake and its' surroundings. And if you feel like exploring the lake and its' diverse birdlife in more detail this is a great opportunity. You can also visit the fascinating exhibition at the Naturum.
Your first night is at Fredriksons Pensionat Sjöbacka, embedded in the beautiful landscape of the Valle area. Fredriksons Pensionat Sjöbacka has a wonderful lake view. The whole place has an English feel and style and the breakfast is English style too. Margaretha and Klas are the ones taking care of you during your stay. In the evening there is a 3 course dinner with organic/locally produced food for you - something for all your senses to enjoy!
Your second night's sleep is at the luxurious and snug Nästegården B&B. Matilda and Paul will be welcoming you. They have renovated their houses in an environmentally friendly, contemporary and very skilled way. An absolute pleasure for both the soul and the eye. Here you get solar power through the electrical sockets. The breakfast is organic and very tasty of course!
On the third night you will sleep well and peacefully at STF Lugnåsberget Ecohotel, where you get your own room and bathroom. Jesper and Pia are some of the very first pioneers when it comes to sustainable places to stay and they are Green Key certified. They have renovated their houses with recycled materials and have solar panels which makes them self sufficient in electricity in the summertime. They are also very good in the kitchen and here you get to enjoy their cooking both in your breakfast basket and for dinner. Rustic, organic and very locally produced food (for example you can choose lamb from the field next door)! There is also a wood fired sauna that you can enjoy for free!
All this is included:
- One night at Fredriksons Pensionat Sjöbacka
- One night at Nästegården B&B
- One night at STF Lugnåsberget Ecohotel, Lugnås
- 3 x organic/locally produced breakfast
- 2 x organic/locally produced lunch packages
- 1 x 3 course locally produced lunch at Löfwings Atelje & Krog
- 1 x locally produced lunch at KRUBB in Töreboda
- 1 x 3 course organic/locally produced dinner at Fredriksons Pensionat Sjöbacka
- 1 x organic/locally produced light dinner at Nästegården B&B
- 1 x organic and very locally produced dinner at STF Lugnåsberget Ecohotel
- Free woodfired sauna at STF Lugnåsberget Ecohotel
- Bike map with information about the area
- Single room
- Elcykel (7 växlar och fotbroms) med cykelkorg och cykelväska bak (32 liter) samt hjälm 4 dagar: 1 660 kr
Price 5 699 SEK
Dag 1 Töreboda – Vallevägen
The cycling starts from Töreboda through the delightful Valle landscape. Here you get close to nature, smell scents and hear birdsong. In this area there are six nature reserves with different flora and fauna. It is an ancient cultural landscape with pastures, cairns and stone fences, groves with deciduous forest, limestone marshes with orchids, flamboyant flower meadows and tranquil fishing lakes. A real nature experience!
After a day's bike ride you will spend the night at the pleasant Fredriksons Pensionat Sjöbacka and in the evening an organic dinner awaits. Accommodation: Fredriksons Pensionat Sjöbacka, Axvall. Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Cycling: approx. 60 km.
Day 2 Vallevägen - Varnhem and Hornborgasjön
After a good breakfast, cycle south towards the famous bird lake Hornborgasjön. On the way there you pass Varnhem, one of Sweden's most fascinating historical destinations. Here you can see the traces of the Christian Vikings and experience the monks' monastery from the Middle Ages. In the church there are four kings, a queen and Birger Jarl, with family, buried. He founded Stockholm in 1252. Here you will also find Queen Kristina's favourite, Magnus Gabriel de la Gardie's grave.
The surroundings around Hornborgasjön are fantastic and you can learn more about bird life and the special place at Naturum on the shore of Lake Hornborgasjön. In the evening a pleasant overnight stay and dinner awaits at Nästegården Bed & Breakfast with the owners Matilda and Paul. Accommodation: Nästegården Bed & Breakfast. Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Day 3 Hornborgasjön – Vallevägen – Lugnås
After a good breakfast, the cycling continues through the cultural landscape. On this day you head towards Lake Vänern and on to little Lugnås for comfortable accommodation and locally produced organic food. The owners Jesper and Pia are pioneers in sustainable accomodation and they are Green Key certified.
De har renoverat husen med återvunnet material och har solceller som gör dem självförsörjande på el sommartid. Här njuter du av lugnet, och kanske tar du en avkopplande bastu innan middagen serveras.Logi: STF Lugnåsberget, LugnåsMåltider: Frukost, lunch och middagCykling: ca 60 kmDAG 4
Dag 4 Lugnås – Töreboda
Efter en god frukost cyklar du tillbaks mot Töreboda. Du stannar längs vägen och äter god lunchmatsäck och vi hoppas du har många fina cykelminnen med dig hem från Vallevägen och det vackra landskapet i Västergötland! Måltider: Frukost och lunch Cykling: ca 60 km