Sandtangneset and Soli Brug Art Gallery
Cycling: 36 km starting in Sarpsborg, Viken
1 800 NOK/pers (2 nights)
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1 800 NOK / pers
hotel
2 nights
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36 km

Included

  • doneTwo nights (price per person in a double room)
  • done2 x breakfast
  • doneDigital bicycle maps (gpx) to download in your smartphone

Add-on extras

  • doneExtra nights, the package is easily supplemented with one or two days
  • doneSupplement for single rooms
  • doneEntrance to the Waterpark: 125 NOK/person
  • doneBicycles for rent

Sarpsborg was founded in 1016 and the area is rich in history. This bicycle package will take you to Sandtangen with a nice view over the Isnes fjord and Vestvannet – a beautiful lake and Nature Reserve. You will also visit Soli Brug Art Gallery and experience art, culture and industrial history.

You stay at Quality Hotel Sarpsborg, a nice hotel with comfortable rooms. The hotel is very suitable for families with children. After a day’s cycling, it might be nice to visit the Waterpark at the hotel. You can also book a massage at Velvet Spa before it’s time for dinner.

Please note that the price may be higher during high season.

Day 1

Arrival at Quality Hotel Sarpsborg

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You arrive to Sarpsborg and your hotel. Check-in from 15:00. If you drive an electric car you can park at INSPIRA charging park next to the hotel.

Summer in Sarpsborg offers light, bright, sunny days. Sarpsborg has been nicknamed the Sun City. In the city centre, there is a good range of restaurants, cafés, culture and nice shopping. If you want to have dinner at the hotel, you can book a table in the nice restaurant.

Quality Hotel Sarpsborg
Day 2

Sandtangneset and Vestvannet Nature Reserve

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Today's cycle tour goes west out of Sarpsborg. You cycle out of the city and into the forest along Gamle Kongevei. The route crosses safely over the E6, follow around Kalnes hospital, and continue on the village road out to Sandtangen. Here you get a nice view of the Isnesfjord and Vestvannet. You cycle on roads with very little traffic.

Vestvannet is a beautiful lake and Nature Reserve. The area is protected to preserve the unique bird life by the lake. On the way back to the hotel, you can stop at one of the cozy cafes in central Sarpsborg. DInner at the hotel or in a restaurant in town.

Quality Hotel Sarpsborg
Breakfast
16 km
Day 3

Soli Brug - from Sawmill to Art Gallery

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Today's goal is Soli Brug, a fantastic place for those who like art, culture and good food. As early as the 17th century, timber was cut on Sanne and Soli Brug. Since the mid-1970s, Soli Brug has been a center for art. Significant art exhibitions are organized here.

In historic surroundings, you can experience art in four houses and visit the nice restaurant by the pond. Soli Brug is owned and operated by the Dørje family. On the yard there is a framework workshop and a studio.

After this bicycle tour it´s time to travel home again. If you want to extend your journey with an extra night, there are many nice cycle tours to choose from in the area.

Quality Hotel Sarpsborg
Breakfast
20 km

Cancellation or change at least 24 hours in advance without charge.
Cancellation later than 24 hours in advance or no show will be charged with the full order amount.

The bicycle package is paid directly to the hotel on arrival.