Live like a farmer

Live like a farmer

Number of days: 3 days

Pris: 495 EUR

Highlights

  • Plocka ägg hos hönsen
  • Titta på och åka traktor (om man vill/törs)
  • Utflykt med picknick korg
  • Skattjakt vid en viking grav
  • Mysa med ponnyn Stanley

The following is included:

  • 2 nätter för fyra personer i Ryttarbostaden
  • Frukostägg som ni plockar själv
  • Picknick korg
  • Lakan & Handdukar
  • Guide till vikingens grav

Optional extras

  • Extranätter,paketet kompletteras lätt med flera dagar
  • Utflykt till Älgpark
  • Utflykt till djurpark
  • Matlagning i det fria
  • Transport till/från Enköping järnvägsstation
  • Besök på skokloster
  • Utflykt till ett spökslott
  • Upptäcka Fjärdhundraland
  • Beställa slutstädning

Bjud dina barn på en bo på bondgårds vistelse. Låt dom andas frisk lantluft och bo som en bonde i Jädra Gårds fina Ryttarbostad. Där bor ni i självhushåll (Lakan & Handdukar strukna av bonden ingår). Ni disponerar ett hus på ca 90 kvm. med två sovrum, vardagsrum, fullt utrustat kök, matplats, toalett & dusch, Tv och wifi. Här får upp till fem personer plats utan att trängas.

Day 1

You check in in the afternoon on Day 1 and meet the farmer who tells you about the farm and the animals that live there.

Ni besöker hönsen och kan plocka ägg ur redena till er frukost. Ni har möjlighet att bekanta er med stallen där hästarna bor. Få en mys & pyssel stund med ponnyn Stanley. Det är en uppskattad aktivitet för alla inblandade

Day 2 & 3

Det finns mycket bonden måste göra på gården

  • Suck and sweep in the stable for the horses
  • Excursion with treasure hunt to the Viking grave
  • Look at the tractor (if you dare to turn)
  • Picnic basket with coffee and juice for your own excursion & adventure
  • Give food and water to the chickens (maybe clean a bit)

 

Budding life and the wings of history

Budding life and the wings of history

Number of days: 3 days

Length per day: 40 km

25 miles

Price: 560 EUR

Highlights

  • Rock carvings and rune stones
  • Medieval churches
  • Simple, nice cycling in beautiful countryside
  • Good, locally produced food

The following is included:

  • 2 nights at Jädra Gårdshotel, share of double room
  • 2 x hotel breakfast
  • Cycle with 7 gears
  • 2 x picnic lunches (days 2 and 3)
  • 1 lunch (day 1)
  • 1 dinner (day 2)
  • 3 x mid-morning coffee/tea
  • 3 x afternoon coffee/tea
  • Map with route descriptions
  • Rabatterat pris för barn

Optional extras

  • Transport from/to Enköping railway station
  • Single room supplement (price available at time of booking)
  • Guided tour of Enköping
  • Dinner at Jädra Gårdshotel
  • Additional nights – the package can easily be extended by several days
  • Excursion with rental car to Grönsöö castle with beautiful park facilities
  • Excursion by rental car to bird lake Hjälstaviken
  • Excursion by rental car to the stately Baroque castle Skokloster

Rustic tranquillity, colourful floral splendour and rich history greet as you cycle along the winding lanes around Enköping. The trip lets you experience medieval churches as well as ancient stone monuments and well-designed parkland.

Relax with three days’ easy cycling in the flat agricultural landscape around the small town of Enköping. The quiet lanes take you to tranquil areas of natural beauty, cosy cafes and lovely swimming opportunities. Beautiful and breathtaking views greet you wherever you look. Historic monuments from all periods are always present.

Both overnight stays of your tour are at Jädra Gårdshotell which makes packing for your day trips light and easy. Jädra Gårdshotell is situated a short and convenient cycle ride from Enköping.

Day 1

The trip on the first day takes you to exciting runic stones with thousand-year old messages. There is also an opportunity for a walk in the beautiful landscape up on Äsåsen. Lunch is taken in the old manor house, Landsberga, which also has a cafe with a well-stocked farm shop. The afternoon is devoted to the church in Härkeberga with its evocative paintings by the distinguished 15th century painter Albertus Pictor. You can also visit several small, privately owned businesses such as a nursery and a dairy.

Cycling distance: approximately 40 km

Day 2: 

Enköping is known for its beautiful parks. Some you visit this day. The tour takes you to the unique rock carvings of the Bronze Age in the nature area Hemsta pastures. Opportunity for a cooling bath is given at the shallow sandy beach in Bredsand. The day ends in Enköping with dinner at a nice restaurant.

Cycling distance: approximately 35 km

Day 3

Cycling along winding country lanes you reach a Viking-era ford and the medieval kings’ coronation route, Eriksgatan. The medieval churches in Tillinge and Sparrsätra stand nestled in lush greenery and invite silent pause and reflection. You will also have the opportunity to visit a charming little farm shop with yarns of all kinds.

Cycling distance: approximately 25 km

 

Biking with Vikings

Biking with Vikings

Number of days: 3 days

Length per day: 40 km

25 miles

Price: 560 EUR

Highlights

  • Rock carvings and rune stones
  • Medieval churches
  • Simple, nice cycling in beautiful countryside
  • Good, locally produced food

The following is included:

  • 2 nights at Jädra Gårdshotel, share of double room
  • 2 x hotel breakfast
  • Cycle with 7 gears
  • 2 x picnic lunches (days 2 and 3)
  • 1 lunch (day 1)
  • 1 dinner (day 2)
  • 3 x mid-morning coffee/tea
  • 3 x afternoon coffee/tea
  • Map with route descriptions
  • Rabatterat pris för barn

Optional extras

  • Transport from/to Enköping railway station
  • Single room supplement (price available at time of booking)
  • Guided tour of Enköping
  • Dinner at Jädra Gårdshotel
  • Additional nights – the package can easily be extended by several days
  • Excursion with rental car to Grönsöö castle with beautiful park facilities
  • Excursion by rental car to bird lake Hjälstaviken
  • Excursion by rental car to the stately Baroque castle Skokloster

Experience fascinating, early Scandinavian history including rock carvings, runic stones, burial mounds and the oldest Christian churches. You will be cycling through a smiling, rural agricultural landscape along winding country lanes which, in some places, are those the Vikings themselves used!

Traces of the past are close during three days’ cycling in the countryside around Enköping, one of the oldest towns in Sweden. Among other things, you will see the mysterious and magical Bronze Age carvings on shiny stone slabs and follow the rune carvers Balle och Livsten’s chisel marks on impressive monuments from the Viking Age. In Härkeberga’s impressively painted stone church you will feel close to the lives of people who lived in the Middle Ages in the richly detailed painted treasure.

The cycle tour is aimed at those who like to cycle along winding country lanes and are interested in history and archaeology. Beautiful views, cosy cafes and lovely farm shops make the outings a pleasure. And the cycling is easy – this is a landscape with few hills, and the trips take you along quiet lanes with very little traffic. Both overnight stays of your tour are at Jädra Gårdshotell which makes packing for your day trips light and easy. Jädra Gårdshotell is situated a short and convenient cycle ride from Enköping.

Day 1

The trip on the first day takes you to intriguing runic stones, beautiful landscapes and Härkeberga church with its evocative paintings by the distinguished 15th century painter Albertus Pictor. Lunch is taken in the old manor house Landsberga.

Cycling distance: approximately 40 km

Day 2: 

Enköping is renowed for its beautiful parks. You’ll visit some of these on this your second day. The trip then takes you to the distinctive Bronze Age carvings in the natural beauty district of Hemsta pastures. There is an opportunity for a cooling swim at the shallow sandy beach in Bredsand. The day ends with dinner at a lovely restaurant in Enköping. Cycling distance: approximately 35 km 

Cycling distance: approximately 35 km

Day 3

Cycling along winding country lanes you reach a Viking-era ford and the medieval kings’ coronation route, Eriksgatan. The medieval churches in Tillinge and Sparrsätra stand nestled in lush greenery and invite silent pause and reflection. You will also have the opportunity to visit a charming little farm shop with yarns of all kinds.

Cycling distance: approximately 25 km

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