The Österlen Way

From $1,325.00
6 Days & 5 Nights
4.7
Read 13 reviews

The Österlen Way

  • Discover hidden Sweden in the idyllic Österlen region.
  • Enjoy walking along the sandy beaches of the Baltic Sea shores.
  • Visit Ale Stenar, a stone ship erected during the Nordic Iron Age.
  • Sample local delicacies in this food Mecca of Sweden.
  • Explore Ystad, home to Henning Mankell’s ‘Wallander’ detective stories.
The Österlen Way takes you along the coast of the Baltic Sea, visiting picturesque fishing villages and white, sandy beaches along the way. The unspoilt beauty of this region attracts artists from all over the world, drawn here by the special light and absolute tranquillity. Österlen has a thriving cultural scene and you can visit art studios and one-of-a-kind boutiques in towns and villages along your walk. The fertile lands of Österlen have led to a flourishing restaurant scene with locally sourced ingredients. Some of Sweden’s best restaurants can be found here, but for those who prefer a more traditional dining experience, you can sample fresh sea food in many of the villages along the way.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Ystad Day 2 Ystad to Kåseberga 14 miles / 22 km Day 3 Kåseberga to Skillinge 14 miles / 22 km Day 4 Skillinge to Simrishamn 8 miles / 13 km Day 5 Simrishamn to Kivik 14 miles / 22 km Day 6 Onward Travel
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 17kg per person per day, meaning it’s one of our greenest trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 17kg is equivalent to 100 cans of coke.

Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment.

Find out more information about how we've carbon counted our trips.

Reviews

Other Information

Is it for me? Accommodation & Meals Navigation What's Included When to go Travel & Transfers Info & FAQ
Featured

Why Macs

Reasons to believe in Macs Adventure:
The Biggest Choice

The Biggest Choice

Self-guided hiking & biking is all we do - we have over 500 tried & tested trips.
Our Heritage

Around Since 2003

We’re still founder led & the world’s number one self-guided operator with mountains of experience.
Reviews

21,000+ Customer Reviews

Plus, with a Feefo Platinum Service Award & British Travel Awards, you know you're in good hands.
Positive Impact

Positive Impact

We use independent suppliers to support communities along our routes, as well as work with organizations to help maintain & restore paths.
The Macs Way

At Macs, we don’t do tour buses, groups, or guides. Instead, we give you the freedom and confidence to have your own self-guided hiking or biking adventure.

This is active travel led by you.

Travel On Your Terms

You choose your departure date and who you travel with, we do the rest.

The People Behind Your Journey

We sort accommodation and luggage transfers and provide your route in an easy-to-use app.

Here When You Need Us

We give you everything you need to travel independently but we're here 24/7 if you need us.

Achieve Something

Getting from A to B under your own steam is intensely rewarding. With Macs, you'll see the world, and yourself, differently.

Read More
Currency:
$ - USD - US Dollar
Country/Region name:
USAUSA