Bike rental in Kivik, Österlen
In the middle of the area Österlen in Skåne you find the town Kivik, known for its apple orchards and apple cider, fishing boats, markets and surroundings. The feeling of an exotic vacation is easy to get here, in Österlen's beautiful landscape by the sea. Sometimes it's hard to believe that you're still in Sweden.
From Kivik you can cycle on Sydostleden, a 300 km long cycle route that stretches through Skåne and up to Småland. If you want to rent a bike in Kivik and explore Österlen, many wonderful kilometers on the roads await, with a view of Österlen's lovely landscape.
Österlen - a paradise in Skåne for cycling
Österlen is located in the southeastern part of the region Skåne in Sweden. It's known for its beautiful nature, historic buildings and charming villages. Yellow rapeseed fields, the blue sea in the background, and the special black and white timbered houses characterize the area. Many painters choose to spend time in Österlen where they get inspired by the nature and the surroundings.
Thanks to the mild climate, the town of Kivik on Österlen has become known for apple orchards. If you cycle from Kivik, there are many nice roads and bicycle routes to choose from, such as calm bike-friendly roads that go past apple orchards and meadows, sandy beaches and sea views.
Things to do in Kivik on a cycling vacation
Kivik is a small town and yet buzzing with life. In summer it's a popular holiday destination with very good places for swimming and sunbathing, and of course the famous apple cider.
Walk in the old quarters near the harbour, where the author Fritiof Nilsson stayed, visit the cider brewery, walk in the apple orchards and eat good food when you feel like taking a break from cycling. When it's time to start cycling you will soon reach places that are worth exploring. Near Kivik you will find, among other things:
• Stenshuvud National Park is Österlen's most famous national park and consists of beaches, deciduous forests and pastures - a fantastic mix of everything that characterizes the Scanian nature. Cycle south from Kivik to the national park, which offers magnificent views of Hanö Bay. Here you can also have coffee, and swim and sunbathe on the sandy beach.
• Haväng, cycle north from Kivik either on the tranquil beach path or on the faster cycle path next to the road. On the gravel roads you are surrounded by beautiful heathland next to the sea. You will also see beech forests and one of Sweden's longest sandy beaches that continue all the way to Åhus.
Rent a bike to Sydostleden in Kivik
Sydostleden is a cycling route that goes all the way from Simrishamn in the south to Växjö in the north. On the way it passes through Kivik. The cycle path is mostly free from cars and marked with signs all the way. From Kivik you can cycle towards Brösarp or towards Simrishamn on Sydostleden.
• The cycle path south towards Simrishamn offers sea views along large parts of the route. North of Baskemölla you will find Tjörnedala walking area if you want a break from the bicycle saddle. Simrishamn offers shopping, restaurants with local ingredients and cafes, and a beach.
• If you rent a bike to Sydostleden and cycle towards Brösarp, you pass Vitaby church with a great view of the Baltic Sea. There is also a blueberry self-picking and a farm shop. Further towards Brösarp is the baroque castle Christinehof and Skåne's oldest coffee house. Near the cycle path is Hallamölla waterfall, the highest waterfall in Skåne.
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Rent a bike Kivik
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