A package that takes you to where the big tourist stream never reaches. At Roy's farm on Överön you are as far away from the stress and crowds as you can get. In a delightful mix of exercise, fresh air, and sea salt, you get to experience life on a farm by the sea with its smells and tastes. Maybe stop and pick some strawberries or petting a lamb ...
Day 1 Ytterby – Överön, biking distance 19 km
The tour starts on Ytterby central Station where your rental bike is waiting for you. If you are interested in history, you can make a stop already at Västra porten, Ytterby, which is the burial ground "Stora smällen", one of the largest in Bohuslän. Winding roads and varied landscape takes you to Stora Överön. If you come on a friday the home bakery in Kärrhed is open, where you can buy Sivan's homemade goodies. Fridays also means after work on Öas pub & cafe. Once arrived Roy gets you installed in your room which is upstairs in their house. The farm has been in the family for at least eight generations. The farm has cattle, sheep and Icelandic horse breeding. Here you can really feel the sea air!
Day 2 Boat ride Överön – Rörö
After a good breakfast, you have a moment to yourself. Take the opportunity to take a walk in the area. three kilometers around the island and stunning views. Then you step on board the boat that takes you to some of the small idyllic islands where the lambs and the sheep have their pastures in the summer. Here we enjoy our lunch, sea air and surroundings. In the afternoon we arrive at Rörö, where stillness and the genuine hospitality prevails. The island consists of two thirds of the nature reserve and is a common visit for both nature lovers and ornithologists. Here you will be accommodated in a newly renovated solid archipelago house. Dinner will be served at "Fiskeboa" down by the harbor, a short walk from the house. To walk around on Rörö is pleasant. Please visit the nature reserve, perhaps pet some of Icelandic horses grazing there. Sleep well!
Day 3 Rörö – Burö/Öckerö/Hönö, biking distance 10km
If the weather allows you can eat breakfast outside. After breakfast, you might choose to stay on Rörö for a dip in the sea! When you think it suits, you take the ferry to Burö where your rental bike is waiting. Via nice bike paths where the sea is never far away you go across Öckerö and Hönö. There are many cozy cafés and pleasant shopping. You eat lunch at the fish & seafood restaurant "Tullhuset" in Hönö Klåva. When you feel ready, return your rental bike at the ferry location on Hönö and take the ferry over to the "Lilla Varholmen". From there the bus takes you to the Central Station in Gothenburg.
With you home, you have a calm, salty hair and sand between your toes ...
Price: Adults: 2995kr/st, Kids under 15: 1995kr/st
The package includes: Accommodation for two nights incl. breakfast, two lunches, two dinners, boat ride on the ocean and guidance among the islands, bike map, rental bike for 2 days.
Other information: Accommodation is in single or double rooms with shared toilet and shower. Surcharge for single room is $ 500. Beverages are not included the price, Restaurant Fiskeboa have no alcohol licensing. To ytterby you travel smoothly by train from Gothenburg for example.
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