Transfer from Kil’s train station or from Karlstad Airport
One night in a hostel at Fryksta, Kil
Hike along a part of a pilgrim trail in beautiful open woodland, on nice forest roads as well as gravel roads. On the heights, before you reach Nilsby, Nilsby Bridge appears on the left-hand side with its red arches. The bridge was built in 1997 and received the “Beautiful roads’ award” that same year. You will spend one night in a cottage in Nilsby.
After a good night’s sleep, the hike continues to beautiful Hagudden, where you will have the opportunity to go for a nice swim. Today, the hiking is easy and stretches along forest roads as well as gravel roads. At Humletorp, beautifully located at Lake Visten, you can take a wooden fired heated sauna on the shore (optional). Spend one night here in a cottage.
The hike to Smedsby stretches along paths and forest roads, passing two lakes on the way, as well as a moor. Enjoy your lunch on the shore of Lake Skacksjön. After about three hours’ hike, the trail changes to a gravel road and eventually beautiful countryside. In the middle of a meadow, you will find Alma Löv Museum. Wander amongst the pavilions and visit the exhibitions and the café in the main building. From here you continue your journey on a bicycle. In Prästbol, feel free to visit Östra Ämtervik´s church and Selma Lagerlöf´s family grave. Proceed along Selma Lagerlöf church road until you reach Södra Ås, where you spent one night i a cottage.
After a nice breakfast in the cottage, your journey continues by bicycle for four kilometers to Mårbacka. There a guidad tour of the memorial estate is waiting. Feel free to walk around in the beautiful surroundings. You will then travel on gravel roads through beautiful countryside, to Sunne and Selma Spa. Enjoy a well-deserved spa experience with access to sauna, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, gym and workout classes as well as dinner and a breakfast buffet.
Check-out from the hotel at 12 pm. Transfer will be offered to Kil’s train station or to Karlstad Airport.