Easygoing E-bike Tour Sweden to Denmark
Dolce Tempo Journey from the Swedish Riviera to Copenhagen
Many places are idyllic, but only a few reach the level of Denmark and Sweden. Think pristine beaches, quaint villages and picturesque seascapes. Friendly and charming locals. In summertime, even the sun doesn’t set. If it all sounds too good to be true, you’ll just have to come see for yourself.
THIS ITINERARY: 6 days, 5 nights
ACCOMMODATIONS: Premiere Hotels
Sweden & Denmark
Start/End locations may vary. Do not book flights until your trip details are confirmed.
Refreshingly Active Adventures
Experience Scandinavian cycling culture firsthand, from tranquil farm roads to dedicated bike paths along the coast and discover why this part of the world is crazy for bikes.
Marvel at the opulent castles and medieval landmarks that line the Baltic Sea and discover the fascinating history and culture of these two seafaring nations.
Unique Hotels & Delectable Dining
From modern style to 18th-century extravagance, pamper yourself at our premiere hotels, and enjoy the bountiful cuisine of these two countries, from fresh seafood to Swedish pancakes.
6 Days Premiere Hotels
Welcome to the fabulous Swedish Riviera! | Hop on your e-bike to ride through the bucolic landscapes of coastal Sweden | Explore the colorful and tennis-loving town of Bastad, home to the Swedish Open | Visit boutique shops and cafés | Wander through stunning Norrviken Gardens | Relax in the assortment of saunas and pools at the Torekov spa | Ride through rolling farmland and forests dotted with idyllic cottages, castles and farms | Admire stunning and sweeping coastal views and tree-shaded lanes.
Located next to the sea near the historic fishing hamlet of Torekov, this hotel is designed to maximize relaxation—natural materials bring balance and harmony while a state-of-the-art spa and wellness center awaits at day's end. (pool, spa)
Experience the majestic Bjäre Peninsula atop your e-bike, enjoying the sea breeze and sweeping views | Take a moment to enjoy the beach or wander the Gothic streets of Helsingborg | Ferry across the Oresund Strait to arrive in Denmark in style | Enjoy the winding country roads and white-sand beaches of the Danish Riviera | Visit harbor beach towns, rich in Nordic charm and brimming with local artistry and gastronomy | Wander the grounds of Kronborg Castle, the setting for Shakespeare's Hamlet | Try your hand at fencing or enjoy the spa at our stunning castle-hotel.
Set on a stunning stretch of coastline and surrounded by acres of green parkland, beaches and a golf course, this hotel's main building is a 1746 Renaissance castle complete with crystal chandeliers, gilded mirrors and an underground passage linking to its old castle lodge. A Small Luxury Hotels of the World member. (pool, spa)
Set off from the hotel on your e-bike to navigate peaceful roads and coastal villages en route to one of Denmark’s most famous castles, Frederiksborg Slot | Cruise along the sea and stop to enjoy an afternoon on a white-sand beach | Stroll the boutiques and shops of Stroget, the longest pedestrian street in Europe | Indulge in an unforgettable dinner at our hotel's Michelin-starred restaurant | Discover the history and culture of one of the world’s most bike-friendly cities, Copenhagen.
This renovated 18th-century landmark hotel—set majestically in the heart of Copenhagen—will dazzle you with its elegance and style, as well as its rich history. Condé Nast Traveler Gold List. (pool, spa)
The earlier you book, the more choice you'll have and the lower your price. And you can always change your mind — you won't be charged to transfer to a different trip before your final payment is due. View cancellation policy
Click on dates for pricing, itinerary variations and to book your trip. Price is per person, double occupancy.
Dolce Tempo: What to Expect
Our dedicated e-bike tours make adventuring by bike a breeze! Perfect for beginners, occasional bikers, or anyone who is interested in exploring the world by bike. With dedicated Trip Leaders, support vans and GPS supported routes, your day unfolds according to your agenda, not someone else's. Easygoing daily routes are typically 2-4 hours of biking per day, approximately 10-30 miles. Our custom electronic-assist bikes* allow you to pedal effortlessly.
The terrain on this trip is a mix of flat bike paths, rolling farmland and coastal headlands. Although we bike on small quiet roads whenever available, there will be short sections with fast-moving traffic and little to no shoulder.
Available Bike Options
On this Dolce Tempo trip, most travelers choose to ride one of our custom titanium e-bikes. If you prefer to enjoy the daily rides without electric assistance, you can select another bike. See all options below.
- All breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
- Expertise and services of our experienced Trip Leaders
- Snacks and beverages between meals
- Additional guides and experts from the region on many trips
- Van shuttles to support a variety of route options
- Comprehensive Travel Planner with detailed pre-trip information
- Private guided tours at museums, historic sites, wineries and other select attractions as noted in the Travel Planner
- All gratuities at hotels and restaurants
- Special events, including wine tastings and other select attractions as mentioned in the Travel Planner
- On biking and multi-adventure trips, use of fully equipped Backroads titanium bike plus helmet and accessories
- Trailercycles, carriers, and kid-sized helmets for Family Trips
- Equipment and experienced guides for kayaking, rafting, snorkeling, sailing and canoeing as described
- Park and other entry fees
- Fares for trains, ferries and other modes of travel as listed in the Travel Planner
- Select coach transfers
- Baggage transfers and porterage
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