10 Best Walking And Hiking Trails In Europe
Kungsleden means “the king of trails” and true to its name, this 275 mile hiking route will find you walking through beautiful landscapes laden with birch forests, rivers, glaciers and some of Sweden’s highest mountain ranges. Around 100 miles within the Arctic Circle, Kungsleden trails through a nature reserve and four national parks. The sheer thrill of walking across Kungsleden lies in the fact that after travelling around 16 miles through an entire day, you come to realize that you have covered merely 50% of the glacier carved valley!
Alsace Wine Trail, France
Civilized yet remarkably simple, the Alsace Wine Trail in France offers you a perfect opportunity to blend walking and wine. A day-long hiking trail conveniently links you to the beautiful cities of Kaysersberg, Riquewihr, Turckheim and Bergheim. France’s most renowned wine route, the Alsace Wine Trail leads you to charming flower-adorned villages, medieval castles, and some of the oldest vineyards in Europe. A very pleasant hiking trail through a medieval landscape, it is sure to entice you with the charisma of the villages and the perfection of the wines which originate here.