Trail section

2 Ystad - Trelleborg

  • Length

    47.2 km

  • Elevation

    380 m


On this stage, you cycle between the charming town of Ystad with its cobblestone streets and half-timbered houses to Sweden's southernmost city of Trelleborg.

Start your journey in Ystad and stroll among the 300-year-old half-timbered houses and visit Sweden's oldest monastery. Then continue on west and discover ancient Bronze Age burial mounds, the vibrant fishing spots Beddinge beach and Böste, historic dolmens and Sweden's southernmost point, Smygehuk. Finally, you arrive at the harbour town of Trelleborg and the ancient Viking fortress Trelleborgen, which with its museum and café is well worth a visit.

Welcome to the second segment of Sydkustleden.

Below, we list some of our favourites on segment 2:

-Ystad art museum. Collection focusing on art with relation to Skåne and Denmark.

-Mossbystrand. Beautiful and beach friendly beach between Trelleborg and Ystad.

-Marsvinsholm Castle. Was ready in 1648, visit the beautiful castle park or theater!

-Mossbystrand. Beautiful and beach friendly beach between Trelleborg and Ystad.

- Abbekås port. Fishing village dating back to the 19th century. Here you will find activities and attractions for boat enthusiasts as well as tourists.

-Smygehuk. Sweden's southernmost cape with harbor and cozy fishing village.

-Böste. One of the oldest and best preserved fishing villages on the coast.

-Gislöv's location. Veteran boat dock with old fishing boats from all over Skåne.

Along the Sydkustleden trail, there are train stations in the following places:

Stage 1 – Simrishamn, Ystad

Stage 2 – Ystad, Svarte, Trelleborg

Stage 3 – Trelleborg

Stage 4 – Malmö Hyllie (connecting stage), Malmö C

Stage 5 – Malmö C, Lomma, Häljarp, Landskrona

Stage 6 – Landskrona, Glumslöv, Rydebäck, Ramlösa, Helsingborg C

47.2 km

380 m

  • 45-60 km
  • Lätt
  • Kustnära
  • Tätortsnära
  • Slätt
  • Blandtrafik, asfalt
  • Blandtrafik, grus
  • Cykelbana, asfalt
  • Sydkustleden
Bästa sträckan!!
Jul 2023




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Photographer: Smygehuk
Mossby strand Photographer: Jenny Brandt
Hörte namn
Laddstation för elcyklar finns i Smygehuk
Hörte hamn Photographer: Apelöga
Trelleborgen Photographer: Apelöga

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