We have selected the most interesting sights and places for your Småland cycling-tour. You will smell the forest and the lakes. Enjoy Småland´s wilderness and tranquility. Whenever you see something interesting, just take a break and explore, then pedal on
Cycling and experiencing nature in the Kingdom of Crystal.
Cycle to and through enchanted Swedish induststrial heritage villages. Discover culture, traditions and innovation in the Kingdom of Crystal in Småland.
A specially interesting place is Målerås, which has become a hotspot for bicycle tourists as well as people interested in Swedish design.
You can find scenic cycle trails taking you to nature and heritage destinations. Find your pace and choose a distance depending on how many days you wish to stay in Småland. Combine road and gravel trail cycling with one or two days of MTB trails around the village of Målerås. A great Swedish heritage and bike destination!
At Målerås Glassworks you can watch the glassblowers at work every day of the week. If you want to try to blow glass yourself check out what is on offer.
You can buy souvenirs in the crystal shop or craft house or handmade leather craft. Eat your lunch at the Glasswork restaurant.
In Småland an important part of the industrial and cultural heritage is the railway. This is also true for Målerås. The rail transport was important as Rraw material for the glassworks came by train, as well as the first holiday guests. Today the old railway station hotel from 1890 is an B & B accommodation.
Cycle and culture adventure route
Today Målerås is known for its recreational value. In the area you will find extensive forests with glacial traces, magical hiking trails and challenging MTB trails. the landscape around Målerås is worth a longer stay. We offer complete bicycle packages, from bike and helmet rental, to touring maps and overnight stays and meals. More information on Målerås’ homepage ( in Swedish with google translation function).
If you are up for a 50 km bike trip to the south of the Kingdom of Crystal head towards Ödevata Fiskecamp and Country hotel.
Welcome to Ödevata Fiskecamp & Country hotels. We offer great packages for your perfect city break bike holiday.
Start your 50 km bike ride in Målerås on the old embankment bike trail of the Nybro-Savsjöström railway line ( which was in operation from 1876 to 1985). Cycle past the glass blowing village Gullaskruv, the Hälleberga church and the famous glassworks “Orrefors”. This quiet, slightly elevated gravel road: an easy bike ride trail . Nybro, the former “main town” of the region, is reached after 30km. Spend one night or two at Ödevata Fiskecamp and country hotel.
For more information download maps map of the cycling routes and The Kingdom of Crystal routes. (Swedish map, German map)
Don’t want to stay in one cycle destination during your vacation? Want to explore more MTB trails and cycle routes ? Then rent a motorhome from Daylight Motorhome Rental or Skanditrip Premium Motorhome Rental!
You can be close to your destination with the comforts of a kitchen, bathroom, beds and dining room, all in the motorhome!
Everything you need for a comfortable city break vacation!