Outdoor life

In the countryside you will find experiences to stimulate your senses, such as fresh-air smells or amazing vistas to please the eyes. Outdoor activities combine relaxation with action no matter what your preference. Below you will find information on walking, cycling, kayaking and fishing in and around Linköping.

If you want to read more about the beautiful countryside around Linköping or the walking trails, please go into: naturkarten.se. To know what you may or may not do in the countryside you can read more on “allemansrätten” (right of public access) http://www.naturvardsverket.se/Var-natur/Allemansratten/

Kayaking in Linköping

An excellent way to experience Linköping and its beautiful scenery and surroundings is from the water. Join a kayak tour or go by yourself or with a group of friends, there are many options for wonderful kayak excursions!
Picture of a lake in the sunset

Fishing

The Rängen Lakes, Lake Järnlunden, Lake Roxen, Lake Ärlången, Kinda Canal and Göta Canal. All of these are waterways in and around Linköping, offering opportunities for good fishing.

Free angling for private individuals. Note that this applies only ...

Cycling in Linköping – Discover Linköping by bicycle

Cycling is by far the best and most convenient way to get around Linköping. There are about 500 km of cycle paths, of which 100 km are maintained in winter, so the conditions for a successful bike ride are really good! The city’s cycle paths are ...

Kayaking in Linköping

An excellent way to experience Linköping and its beautiful scenery and surroundings is from the water. Join a kayak tour or go by yourself or with a group of friends, there are many options for ...