Information about hiking Kinnekulle

Getting started with hiking on Kinnekulle is simple. The main hiking trail on Kinnekulle is 45 km long. It is well marked out and an easy/medium trail. The trail can also be divided in to five shorter walks (2-7,5 km long).

A map over the main hiking trail on Kinnekulle (Kinnekulleleden) is available at the various Info Points around Kinnekulle as well as the tourist information office in Lidköping. A Google Maps map with the trail and various facilities around Kinnekulle marked out, is available under "Map". A pdf map of the trail is also available for download here.

Remember that a large part of Kinnekulle is a nature reserve, as well as, a UNESCO biosphere reserve.

You can easily discover Kinnekulle on your own, but there are also guided tours and vacation packages available. Along the trail you can find several picnic spots with tables and beches as well as four windshields. Below you can find more information on various facilities available around Kinnekulle. These are also marked out on the map.


Grocery stores are available in Hällekis, Källby and Götene.

Restaurants are available on Hellekis Säteri, in Hällekis (Carinas Kök & Bar) Källby (Pizza place) and on Högkullen (the top of Kinnekulle - Kinnekullegården).

There are coffee places at Hellekis Säteri, Hjulets Café in Kinne-Kleva, Handens Hus in Medelplana, Stationscafét and Falkängens Kaffestuga in Hällekis, by Husaby Church and also Sigrid's Café in Blomberg.


There are several housing options if you wish to stay at Kinnekulle for a little longer.

Bed & Breakfasts are available at Eschets Bed & Breakfast in Husaby and Korsgårdens Bed & Breakfast in Österplana.

Youth Hostels are available in Hällekis (STF Youth Hostel) and in Husaby (Kollängens Vandrarhem and Biskopsborgen Vandrarhem).

Other housing options are offered by Kreativt Avstamp by Trolmen who rent out a cottage. Medelplanagården in Medelplana offer vacation apartments and Kinnekulle Camping in Hällekis offer camping spots for tents and RVs.

Vacation Packages & Tours

Kreativt Avstamp offer vacation packages with housing, activities and tours for individuals as well as medium sized groups.

Info Points

There are several Info Points scattered all over the Kinnekulle area. There you can get further help as well as information and maps. The Info Points are following:

Broby Struts, Coop Nära Hällekis, Eschets Bed & Breakfast, Falkängen, Handens Hus, Hellekis Säteri, Kinnekulle Camping, Kinnekullebacken, Kollängens Tingshus, Forshems församlingshem, Lundsbrunns Konferens & Kurort, Medborgarkontoret, Medelplanagården, Statoil Källby, Utsiktstornet Kinnekulle

The Info Points are also marked out on the map