Experience Göta Canal during two full days; day 1 you travel by passenger boat, and pass no less than 16 locks on your journey. On day 2, you mount a bike and cycle along the lovely cyclepath alongside the canal. Overnight stay and dinner in Sjötorp.
Depending on your start date, you begin with either the boat journey or the bike ride.
You collect your bike in Sjötorp, and cycle along the old tow path which runs alongside Göta Canal, where horses used to tow the vessels in times gone by. From Sjötorp you get a packed lunch to enjoy by one of the many locks.
After 7 km you reach Lyrestad, and after 10 km Norrkvars lock, where you find a miniature of Göta Canal. Hajstorp is at 15 km, a picturesque village with locks and a pleasant coffee shop.
It's now time to turn back towards Sjötorp, where a nice, well-deserved dinner awaits at Restaurant Kajutan. You stay at Sjötorp's Hostel. The following morning, a breakfast buffet is served at the restaurant.
The boat trip departs from Sjötorp or Töreboda at 10.30
During the journey, you pass 16 locks and a tasty lunch is served on board. The boat arrives at 15.30, after which you travel back to the point of departure by bus.
When booking this offer you stay at “Sjötorp youth hostel - gota canal”.
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