Bike on Gräsö

For those who wants to explore the island Gräsö by bike, Gräsö tourism have put together this guide for your convenience. You can choose between tours like the short one that takes about half an hour or the day tour which takes you to the northern tip of the island.


Please follow the trails in the order they are presented in this folder to avoid getting lost, especially if you choose the medium tour. For convenience all tours start at the ferry dock.


1. The Short Tour
This tour takes you around the islands oldest farmland in less than half an
hour (4.5 km). You pass by the two villages Österbyn and Västerbyn and if
you feel like it you can take a detour to see the old Iron Age grave field.

2. The Medium Tour
This tour is about 20 km long and takes about 2,5 – 3 hours depending on
the speed. It goes north along the west side of the island pass Klockarboda
before you cross the island through the forest. You bike on the eastern side
back to the ferry. The trail conditions vary along the tour where some parts
require you to walk your bike. Bike trailer is not recommended.

3. The Day Tour
This tour takes you to the northern tip of the island, Örskärssund and then
back to the ferry and is about 40 km long. You pass several of the islands
villages and detours can be made to see the fishing villages.

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