Welcome to the Båstad Hiking Festival!

Stay the whole weekend or just one day?

You can choose to spend the whole weekend or only sign up for Saturday or Sunday walks.
If you are with us all weekend, you will get three hikes with guide, transport to / from the hikes, kick-off on Friday with 2-course dinner, morning pass for an active outdoor day, lunch package Saturday / Sunday and after-hike Saturday / Sunday, see the entire program here.

If you choose a one-day hike on Saturday or Sunday, it includes hiking with guide, transport, lunch packages and after-hikes. The booking for these options opens June 1st.

Booking fee Weekend: 1550 SEK
Friday: 2-course dinner in conjunction with the kick-off.
Saturday / Sunday: Delicious lunch box from Bjäres producers, also food and beverage at the after-hike

Booking fee Saturday and Sunday: 650 SEK/day
Delicious lunch box from Bjäres producers, also food and beverage at the After-Hike

Transport to Båstad
Take the train to Båstad, you`ll find the timetable at From Båstad station there is a bus that stops at Båstad Rivieravägen, from there you have about 400 meters to Hotel Riviera Strand.

Registration and booking rules
Sign up for the Båstad Hiking Festival via our form. Here you will find everything you can do, how easy!
If you pay with swish/bank we need your payment latest 10 days after registration.
If you need to cancel your registration, you can do it until 30 days before the event (September  9) for an for an administrative fee of 150 SEK per person.
Until 7 days before (October 4), we need to charge 50% of the amount.
Unfortunately after October 4, it is not possible to cancel the registration.

Details will come a week before the event
Look out for your mailbox the week before the event. Then comes an information letter with everything you need to know, incl. start times.

All hikes and activities are based on Hotel Riviera Strand, Rivieravägen 33, Båstad.

Registration during the event
At Hotel Riviera Strand you report that you are in place for today’s hike and we will announce the starting area / bus number. Here you also who have booked food packages will receive your food tickets.

Packing List
The packing list is always individual, but these are some things we think you might benefit from;
– Backpack, you carry your lunch with you
– A seating surface when lunch is enjoyed out in the open
– A thermos, if you have bought lunch packages from us you fill your thermos with good coffee in the morning. Or buy a new stylish Båstad Hiking Festival thermos on site.
– A water bottle, or buy a new stylish Båstad Hiking festival bottle on site
– Clothes after the weather, preferably layers in stock as we will get the steam up after a while
– Comfortable stable shoes, preferably waterproof
– Workout clothes, if you want to join the morning yoga

We are an eco-labeled event
We are proud and happy to have received the diploma Eco-labeled event. This means several commitments for us as organizers. You as a participant help by:
– Do not waste in nature
– Carry your waste after lunch to the final destination. There are garbage sorting stations for all material included in the lunch package.
– If possible take public transport to Hotel Riviera Strand, which is the start and end point
– Do not buy bottled water, reuse your water bottle with clean fresh tap water


Something you are thinking of? Here are some questions and answers that might help you.

Can I bring my dog?2019-02-26T17:46:27+01:00

We like dogs, but unfortunately some people are allergic. We therefore have limited dog participation to the hike Axeltorpsravine and vistas of Båstad. Have the dog on leash and only bring if it is happy and can behave among other dogs

In which language does the guide take place?2018-03-20T10:27:26+01:00

Swedish and English. Fill in your request at the time of registration.

What time does the walk start?2020-02-29T19:00:23+01:00

The start time is specified in the description of the respective hike. It may be adjusted. Exact start time is announced 2 weeks before the event.

Do you help us with transportation?2018-08-16T13:49:22+01:00

Yes, every morning we departure from Hotel Riviera Strand by bus. You will be informed about your starting time a week before the event.
You will also get bus transport back to Hotel Riviera Strand at the end of the day

Where should we gather?2018-03-20T10:23:54+01:00

Registration is made at Hotel Riviera Strand. From here you also leave to the hiking tours.

Will there be a guide?2018-03-20T10:22:44+01:00

All tours are guided by a host, but no trained guide (with the exception of Guided tour through the history of Båstad and Hovs Hallar). The hosts are lovely people who are passionate about hiking, nature and Bjäre Peninsula and want to give you a really good experience.

Where can we stay?2019-02-26T17:50:54+01:00

We are listing a few alternatives under ACCOMODATION. All hikes and activities start from Hotel Riviera Strand. If you want to live close to everything, we recommend that you stay here. On the page ACCOMODATION there is a special offer at this nice hotel.
There are also other super-friendly hotels and guest houses close by. Most of the alternatives in Båstad are presented on

How is the program for the weekend?2018-03-22T11:24:00+01:00

Supercool. Read here