Gotland with Fårö
ID GD8 | Gotland
Gotland with Fårö and its Rauks. A package for you who want to discover the beautiful northern part of Gotland and Fårö with its great Rauks. You’ll be passing the Lummelunda Caves and the Krusmynta garden. Perhaps you feel for a bath in the blue lagoon? Starts and ends with nights in Visby.
6 accommodations incl. sheets and towels, 6 breakfasts, 4 dinners, bike for 6 days(from 8 year) incl. pannier, map, route description, Notice please! There are no dinners in Visby
Day 1 Visby
Just outside the Visby Ring Wall the hotel "Best Western Solhem hotell" is situated. You'll find the hotel at Solhemsgatan around 400 mtrs from the harbour, beautifully situated in the Pallisad Park. When you feel like, you can take a look around the town. Perhaps you'll find a cosy restaurant where you want to enjoy your evening meal.
Day 2 (45/55 kms) Visby-Lärbro
After a good night's sleep and a nice breakfast the adventure starts. Don't forget your lunch-parcels in the reception. Today you'll start biking north along the sea and after 1.5 hours, you will reach theLummelunda Caves. There are guided tours every hour that are very interesting as they take you back 400 million years in time. On your way to the cave we recommend a visit at Krysmyntagården - a herb-garden with a shop and a café. Take now a look of this islands beautiful scenery. You are going to pass great places but don't hurry, you've got enough time to enjoy them. You will bike through a nature reservate at Higgingsklint and a bit further on you'll have a gorgeous view at the outlook between Häftingsplinkt and Hagvarts. After Hagvarts you'll see rauks at Medebys. Bike towards Hallshuk where you see a light house. Next you'll pass Kappelshamn before you head off inlands towards Lärbro where you stay the night and have a tasteful dinner in the youth hostel.
Day 3 (50 kms) Lärbro- Fårö
The goal of today is Fårö and on your way, on some of the roads you'll be biking just along the sea. On your way you'll pass the lake with the turquoise blue water, called "the blue lagoon". You will bike towards the ferry berth where a ferry will take you over to Fårö. At Fårögården B&B dinner is waiting and you'll spend two nights here.
Day 4 (rest) Fårö
Today you discover the island. We recommend you to visit any of the rauk areas like Gamlehamn, Digerhuvud and Langhammars. You can bath in Ekeviken. Of course you've got time to bike to the very north of the island to see the Fårö light-house.
Day 5 (63 kms) Fårö-Slite Strandby
After a day on Fårö it's time to take the ferry back and bike south, towards Slite. In Slite dinner is waiting and a cottage to sleep in during the night.
Day 6 (36 kms) Slite-Visby
After breakfast you will bike the last stretch back to Visby passing a lot of old churches and farm-houses. You will bike to the centre of the island and visit the islanders' old meeting place, Roma Kungsgård. Here you'll find handicraft and art from Gotland. You can buy handicraft, have a cup of coffee, participate in a guided tour or just stroll around in the historical surroundings. For more info and prices:http://www.romakungsgard.se/ . From here you bike straight to Visby for the last evening.
Day 7 Visby
We hope you've got a tasteful breakfast and a lovely stay in Gotland. While you're waiting for your ferry home, you will probably get time to go shopping in the stores.
|Seasons||Adult||8–12 years||2–7 years|
22 May – 27 Aug
|9400 SEK||7900 SEK||4500 SEK|
|Extra night single room, Strand Hotel||1650 SEK|
|Extra night part in double room,Strand Hotel||975 SEK|
|Extra night in single room, Solhem Hotel||1400 SEK|
|Extra night part in a double room, Solhem Hotel||850 SEK|
|Addition for singleroom during the trip||2800 SEK|
|Upgrade Strand Hotel 2 nights/per person||900 SEK|
|Own cycel||-400 SEK|
|Bicycle cart||720 SEK|
|Children seat||180 SEK|
|Bicycle cart for children||900 SEK|
|Cancellation insurance||200 SEK|
|Electric bike||700 SEK|
|Luggage transport||5500 SEK|
Gotland is Swedens biggest Island (3140 km ²) with almost 800 km coast. The history goes way back in time as you can see in Visby with it's cobbled streets and ruins of churches. The island is flat and you see the coust fairly often. With ca:2000 hours of sun and lovely beaches Gotland is an excellent tourist destination even for you who's not interestad in culture and history.
If you wish to stay for an extra night in Visby you just have to book.
Book the ferry at Destination Gotland, Tel. 0771-22 33 00