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Hiking in Sweden

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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Sweden. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful hiking routes.
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The 10 most beautiful hiking routes in Sweden

Kurz vor Singi
Hiking route · Lappland
On the Kungsleden from Kebnekaise to Singi
Premium content Difficulty moderate
14.3 km
3:47 h
253 m
214 m
Very beautiful, medium-difficulty hike through Sweden's far north, against an impressive mountain backdrop and with abundant rivers and breezes.
Bridge over Stora Hamnkanalen
City Walking · Västergötland
Gothenburg City Walk
Premium content Difficulty easy
5.4 km
3:00 h
50 m
50 m
Explore Sweden's largest harbour city, which captivates with its maritime flair.
View of the plateau Autsutj
Long-Distance Hiking
Following the Kungsleden from Saltoluokta to Kvikkjokk
Premium content Difficulty difficult Multi-stage route
81.7 km
23:00 h
2,118 m
2,161 m
This a multi-stage tour on the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) leads on narrow paths through the National Parks of northern Sweden.
Kullens fyr
Hiking route · Skåne
Premium content Difficulty easy
8 km
3:00 h
198 m
198 m
Beautiful circular walk right by the coast in the Kullaberg nature reserve, in northwest Schonen
übers Hochmoor
Hiking route · Sweden
Järnleden - the Iron Trail in Värmland north of Kristinehamn
recommended route Difficulty moderate
28.8 km
7:25 h
82 m
162 m
Järnleden means "iron trail". The Järnleden runs on old winding paths that were partly used in the 17th century. On it, the first iron transports went from the Bergslagen mining area down to Lake Vänern.
Infotafel am Wanderparkplatz
Hiking route · Halland
Natrureservat Havesdal: Lynga sanddyna
recommended route Difficulty easy
4.1 km
1:30 h
27 m
27 m
Natrureservat Havesdal: Lynga sanddyna Toller kleiner Rundwanderweg zur höchsten Sanddüne Schwedens mit 36 Meter und über einen Kiefernzauberwald zum Strand und wieder zurück.
Auf dem Tjustleden
Long-Distance Hiking · Småland
Premium content Difficulty easy
157.7 km
42:00 h
936 m
906 m
Tjustleden is a long-distance hiking trail in Swedish Småland, on the east coast of the country.
Old fishermen's houses on Gullholmen in the Swedish archipelago.
Hiking route · Bohuslän
Gullholmen - Archipelago round off Sweden's coast
recommended route Difficulty moderate
3.2 km
2:00 h
26 m
24 m
Gullholmen is the inhabited part of a peninsula of the large island of Orust about 50 km north of Gothenburg. Here you can combine the romance of the archipelago with a leisurely walk across the island and through the nature reserve. Gullholmen is car-free and can only be reached by boat.
Infotafel am Wanderparkplatz
Hiking route · Halland
Naturreservat Danska Fall
recommended route Difficulty easy
3.5 km
1:30 h
174 m
174 m
Naturreservat Danska Fall Rundwanderweg zum Danska Fall. Auf 36 Meter Länge stürzen hier kleine und große Wasserfälle in die Tiefe.
Hiking route · Småland
Hiking trail Gränsöleden Västervik
recommended route Difficulty easy
13.1 km
3:20 h
22 m
22 m
Beautiful circular trail around the Gränsö peninsula in Småland with several bathing opportunities.
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Gruvrundan Peter&Anja by Lina
September 17, 2023 · Community
sehr schöne Runde mit typisch schwedischen Elementen, tolle Farben!
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Route done on September 16, 2023
Photo: Lina K, Community
Alderängsrundan 8,75 km by Philipp
September 15, 2023 · Community
Beautiful hike but many mosquitoes
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Route done on September 15, 2023
Photo: Philipp Pilz, Community
Photo: Philipp Pilz, Community
Photo: Philipp Pilz, Community
Photo: Philipp Pilz, Community
Photo: Philipp Pilz, Community
Photo: Philipp Pilz, Community
Intermittent Living #4 Gullholmen by Sebastian
September 10, 2023 · Community
Route done on September 09, 2023
Photo: Sebastian Hultin, Community
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