Rent bikes for Göta canal in Motala

Motala is located in the region of Östergötland, and is a city full of experiences for cyclists. By renting a bike in Motala, you have both the lake Vättern and Göta canal to cycle along.

The views next to the water and lovely nature attract lots of cyclists. In addition, you will find several places for mountain biking in Motala.


The long canal called Göta kanal is the perfect destination for cyclists who are looking for a beautiful trip along the water, on wide bike paths sutiable for the whole family. From Motala you can cycle towards Söderköping. Along the way there's plenty of beautiful nature and things to see and do.

Cycle Motala - Borensberg - Bergs slussar

Cycle towards Borensberg from Motala, past the lake Boren and into the charming town Borensberg. It takes about an hour to cycle from Motala to Borensberg.

From Borensberg you will cycle on a cycle path free from traffic to Bergs slussar (Berg's locks), which takes another hour of cycling. From here you can continue around the lake Roxen and towards Norsholm.

Along the cycling route there are severael towns with cafés, restaurants, things to see and do, and places to stay overnight.

Mountain biking in Motala

If you feel like going on the mountain bike and explore the terrain, there are several good places in Motala:

Fålehagen mountain biking

Fålehagen is a popular nature area in southern Motala, that has mountain bike trails amongst other things. At the car park next to the cottage Fålehagsstugan you can use a changing room and shower, and there's also a barbecue area. The two MTB trails are marked, and hold a distance of 4 km and 5 km.

Lustigkulle bike park

The bike park in Lustigkulle is located in the eastern part of Motala, by the old ski slope. Here you can cycle downhill, BMX, slopestyle and dirt. In addition, there are tracks for the younger cyclists, in different levels of difficulty.

Vätternrundans MTB trail around Motala

A trail with many sights and beautiful nature, where you cycle both on bike paths and in the terrain, with a mixture of gravel roads, asphalt and paths. The trail is a total of about 35 km long, and starts from Stadsparken in Motala city centre. 

Around the lake Vättern from Motala

Around the entire lake Vättern there's a 420 km long cycle route, which is called "Runt Vätternleden". From Motala you can cycle on the trail in any direction and any distance. The cycle route follows lightly trafficked roads.

Rent a bike in Motala - book online today

With a rental bike in Motala, you can have anything from an active cycling holiday to a relaxing day trip. Book the bikes easily on by choosing the days, location and bikes you wish to rent.

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