The Best Hiking Trails and Adventures

The best hiking trails of Europe to access easily with a motorhome

Which trail worth to visit first? How about the place? Many of us could wander which place to visit with a motorhome according to skill level. Our options are wide, your access to these places are endless and our mood is all set to find out the greatest picks for a one-of-a-lifetime hiking trip!

Pack your boots, get your keys and sit back to travel virtually by reading the following initiatives

What else can be more adventurous than the freedom to discover all the best-known places with a motorhome? This time, we will discover the best hiking trails and surrounded national parks to get inspired to your next holiday adventure. 

 

THE MOST SCENIC NATURE ROUTES OF FINLAND

Did you know that Finland has about 40 national parks?
Thrilling rivers, unbelievable nature surroundings inspires the family to stop for a moment and enjoy the untouched nature of Scandinavia. Where the noise non exist and camping is still true to its passionate traditions

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WITNESS THE MOST POPULAR NATURE PARKS OF FINLAND

Oulanka National park with its protected wilderness shapes your view of the world initially. Lakes, rift valleys, wild animals to mesmerize and research of. Teach the real camping characteristics to your children and enjoy the gifts of the Finnish tea. Invite a local friend to witness the greatest camping tricks. 

OULANKA NATIONAL PARK

Have you ever seen a flying squirrel? Nor your children did. Visit Nuuksio National Park to broaden the camping spirit in you. We recommend to include exclusive local recipe in your camping gear, as the national park offers generous possibilities to prepare your meal right in the nature without making any harm on the environment. Nuuksio is real close to Helsinki in a perfect distance from the rental station. 

Pallas-Yllästunturi is one of the northern part of national parks in our itinerary. Visit Kilpisjärvi after your trip to Ylläs. Great experience guaranteed!

PALLAS YLLÄSTUNTURI NATIONAL PARK

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THE BEST HIKING TRAIL OF OULANKA NATIONAL PARK

Keen to discover the national park from the view of your canoe or to hike through the nature reserve by roaring water? Finland´s most popular hiking trail is the Bear´s Trail (Karhunkierros in Finnish). The hiking trail offers mesmerizing hiking trails and sweaty kilometers for nature enthusiasts. Karhunkierros has two hiking trails and both of them takes a couple of days to hike through. At the end, both ways are connected to each other. Meadows, hanging bridges, pine trees, scenic spots, beautiful cliffs, rocky spots, and rich Scandinavian terrain will treat yourself right! The trails are greatly marked with orange markings which follows both local and international structures.

The place enables you to start your day from Oulanka Visitor Centre and Oulanka Camping Ground which offers five-star facilities and outstanding Finnish hospitality to visitors and motorhome holiday makers from all over the world!

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CANOE ROUTE OR SNOW-COWERED HILLTOP TREKKING AVENUE? THIS IS PALLAS YLLÄSTUNTURI NATIONAL PARK

Welcome to a fantastic nature reserve far away from city noise and the running world! Hiking trails from the bottom to the top, the place is best suitable for families, hikers of all skill levels, mountain bikers, skiers, snowmobilers and cyclist. Pallastunturi best-known of its rich, yet untouched wildlife which commemorates to locals respect towards the environment. Over 500 km trails wait for those who would like to see the real side of Lapland´s nature. 

Enjoy the fresh air and start your day at the Fell Lapland Visitor Centre to get more local delicates! Cross the lake with canoe or boat and hike to Pyhäkero. Self-guided tours are also beneficial to take if you would like to extend the tour from the Bay to the peak point of the Arctic Fell. 

INSTRUCTIONS AND RULES BEFORE VISITING THE HIDDEN TREASURES

Kindly notice, lighting fires across both Finnish national park is strictly forbidden. Camping is allowed unless it is held closed to wilderness huts and campfire sites. Outdoor activities; such as snowmobiling, skiing, canoeing, rowing and hiking are restricted in some areas. To protect the environment, mountain biking is forbidden at Palkaskero and Keimiötunturi Fells or at Varkaankuru, Tuomikuru and Pirunkuru Gorges. Picking berries, mushrooms and natural gifts of the forest is restricted in particular areas of the nature park. 

THE BEST HIKING TRAILS OF SWEDEN

The country is swimming with dramatically outstanding natural landscapes for families with small children, but families with teenagers will be amazed too. The access with a Touring Cars motorhome will contribute to approach the nature reserves like no other. Have an active lifestyle this time with your camper van or take it slow! Leave your exclusive accommodation somewhere convenient with a fabulous landscape and head to the wild by foot, by canoe or by boat. 

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MOTORHOME ADVENTURE FROM A NATURAL APPROACH

Sarek National Park at Lokmokk municipilaty will blow your mind and fill your nature hunger terribly full. Spend a week or two in the most remote places in Europe with us. Sarek National Park highly recommended to wild camping enthusiasts and for the ones who keen to discover more than once. 

If you go wild, you probably won´t see marked hiking, nor walking trails. It is the gift and fruit of Swedish Lapland which embrace the hunger within the traveler to go wild and return back, with a so-called, one-in-a-lifetime experience. Untouched nature, no mobile reception, rich landscape variety, rough terrains, but a wonderful experience to gather the most. Would you dare to cross the wild streams and sleep under a sky full of stars? Change your perspective with us. We recommend to plan your trip way ahead, in case your aim is to visit Sarek National Park in Swedish Lapland ahead. 

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YOUR DOORWAY TO NATURE

Planning to visit Sweden during a great summer day? Take a road trip to Tyresta National Park which located close by our rental stations in Sweden. Park your exclusive at the entrance of Tyre and visit the nature museum which will definitely set the base of the greatest hiking adventure. The area is filled with gorgeous lakes with a high class view and several BBQ spots are supported by the local landowners. You can choose between several trails without any requirements towards skill levels. As a local secret, we recommend Årsjön to add your itinerary too!

Start your hiking day from the entrance of Tyresta Village. After picking up the map of the trails with the right instructions from a charming local smiling employee you will find yourself to begin the journey to the most peaceful nature park of Sweden. Choose between 10 great hiking trails. Easy hike surrounded by beautiful mountain lakes and vast forests, few hills, flexible terrain and gentle changes in slopes. 

TYRESTA NATIONAL PARK

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STARGAZE THE NORTHERN LIGHTS FROM A SWEDISH NATURE PARK

If stargazing the northern lights is your aim, then include Abisko National Park in your travel itinerary. The national park located in a great distance from either Stockholm or Malmö Rental Station and the routes are filled with scenic sights to the green nature of Lapland. Indeed, not many known that autumn is the most special time of the year to take a trip to Scandinavia. Amazing brown, orange and red colors dress up mother nature during daylight. Imagine the view filled with charming reindeers and fabulous Arctic animals. Include camping during night time too or visit the Aurora Sky Station - the northern lights are the most visible during this time of the year! 

ABISKO NATIONAL PARK

HIKE IN THE HEART OF THE QUEEN, NORWAY

Norway is one of the best destinations to go hiking. Rays of sunlight, alluring landscapes, highest mountains with a lookout to the sea, popular marked trails and from the bottom to the top, nature reserves to discover for beginners and for those whose interest resonates with extreme outdoor conditions. 

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HIKING BUCKET LIST TO INCLUDE WHILE VISITING NORWAY TOP #3.

Are you the one enjoys taking it slow and wise? Then the Pulpit Rock (Preikestolen) is your greatest option to include after picking up your motorhome in Touring Cars Oslo! Breathtaking views are massively immersed across an 8 km long hiking trail to the top which will genuinely take 5 hours altogether. Worth it? Hundred percent!

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CABIN CAMPERS AND THE FAMOUS PULPIT ROCK MOUNTAIN HIKING TRAIL

You probably seen the most famous Norwegian spots across the internet. Stop wasting your time, pack your belongings and lets hit Kjeragbolten to witness the egg shaped mountain rock between two other connected mountains. Step out onto the boulder and hit the hike which is so downright fun!

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THE BREATHTAKING LOFOTEN ISLANDS TO GET CREATIVE

Who would leave Norway without visiting Lofoten anyway? Best to include this world-famous territory to your traveling itinerary when the weather is right. Get creative with your photos and visit the beach of Ryten & Kalvika Beach. Fjords are just fun anyways. Include Svolvaer Fløya and Svolvaergeita in your checklist once visiting Lofoten too.

ICELAND

Today´s road trip with a motorhome will take you to ancient active volcanoes across the magical West fjords. Test your rustic skills and be a champion of the Lava Land in Iceland. Take a stress-free weekend getaway and explore the bay on a ferry. You might spot the whales along your trip and the fjords are a must!

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VISITING THE SECOND HIGHEST WATERFALL, GLYMUR FALLS LOOP TRAIL

This grand and magnificient nature production silently whispers your name from the beautiful Hvalfjordur fjord. Mossy green canyons alternates with a little rattle sound of a waterfall life estate. Dirty hiking roads following a route to a cave and at the top you might cross the river with an increased speed. A massive 3,5 hour at the north or southern side will leave you and your family speechless for a while.

 

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THE LAND OF FIRE AND ICE AND HOME OF OUTDOORS

As not to mention, the temperature in Iceland do not rise up to 25-30 degrees during the summer and that makes the landscapes marvelous. Iceland is by far the number one destination for camping and outdoor enthusiasts. From breathtaking volcanoes visibly on the surface of the ground or down-under to thundering waterfalls, creeping glaciers and rolling fjords. The top spots of Iceland are a must during the summer!

Without any further due, we do recommend to have an experienced guide on your side once visiting a glacier or volcano. Include a day trip to Jökulsárlón from Reykjavik, visit Solheimajokull Glacier or how about taking a short stop at Skaftafell? The experience will be immersive! 

Planning your Arctic adventure of a lifetime? Then take a historic stop at world´s largest ice caves; The Vatnajökull ice caves. These  extraordinary caves are 100% nature made and definitely the best treasure island for your motorhome holiday. 

The inside volcano. The gift from nature to the ones with a unique adventure taste. One of a blasting experience of a Touring Cars traveler. 

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MOUNT ESJA HIKING TRAIL

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