Cycle or walk, to see the region's highlights, nature reserves & ancient valleys full of wildlife.


On water - explore the lakes, have fun on the sea.


Enjoy the competitive edge of padel with us, here on Sweden's glorious south coast..

CYCLING

CYCLING


GUIDED CYCLE TOURS

COUNTRYSIDE, VALLEY, COASTAL AND CULTURAL ROUTES

Cycling is a healthy, low-impact exercise that can be enjoyed by people of all ages, from young children to older adults. Great fun and of course fantastic for the environment. Here at Red Bird Activities we have on offer a selection of super guided cycle rides that allow you to see some of the finest scenery in Ystad and the surrounding areas.

Enjoy an active holiday and make some wonderful memories at the same time!


Below are our guided cycle tours that you can choose from:




Lakes, sea & grand houses

CYCLE TOUR


3 CASTLES

30KM OR 60KM CIRCULAR ROUTES

A fantastic guided cycle ride through country lanes, along coastal cycle paths and parts of Ystad,  passing three historic and grand Swedish stately homes!

Choice of two distances.

Choice of 'Fika stop' or Lunch.


All equipment provided.


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Magical Ales Stenar

CYCLE TOUR


ALES STENAR

ROUND ROUTE. LUNCH OR FIKA BY THE SEA

Guided cycle tour from Red Bird Farm to Ales Stenar including fika or a lunch stop at Kåseberga.


Visit one of Sweden’s most enigmatic sights! Cycle along quiet country lanes and coastal roads to the ancient monolithic site set in the hills of the quaint little village of Kåseberga.


All equipment provided


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Beachside, woodland & coast

CYCLE TOUR


YSTAD SALTSJÖBAD TO ALES STENAR

ROUND ROUTE. LUNCH OR FIKA BY THE SEA

Visit one of Sweden’s most enigmatic sights! Cycle the Österleden with 180 degree views of the Baltic Sea, and quiet country roads to the ancient monolithic site set in the hills of the quaint little village of Kåseberga.

Including fika/lunch stop at Kåseberga.

All equipment provided.


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Quiet roads into nature

CYCLE TOUR


FYLEDALEN RIDE

20KM CIRCULAR ROUTES

A guided cycle tour from Red Bird Farm to the stunning nature reserve at Fyledalen - widely regarded as the best place in Northern Europe to view many species of birds of prey.

Cycle through the woodland river valley and through quaint Swedish villages on this special tour…..so many photo opportunities.

Choice of Fika stop or lunch.

All equipment provided.


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Lakes, countryside and a great food experience

CYCLE TOUR


SNOGEHOLM & SOUP KITCHEN

LAKE VIEWS, OPEN COUNTRYSIDE AND SOUP ON AN OPEN FIRE

A guided cycle ride through quiet country lanes surrounded by horse farms, to the lake at Snogeholm with a unique lunch stop at a wonderful outdoor kitchen that serves homemade soup prepared freshly for you as you sit around the open fire!

All equipment provided.


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WALKING

WALKING TOUR


FYLEDALEN HIKE

GUIDED OR ALONE. CHOICE OF ROUTES WITH FOOD OPTIONS

Guided or Unguided trail walk from Red Bird Farm to the stunning nature reserve at Fyledalen - widely regarded as the best place in Northern Europe to view many species of birds of prey.

Walk along trails surrounded by woodland and marvel at the wildlife and scenery that you encounter, including many traditional Swedish farm buildings, grand houses and old churches beautfiully maintained (and even featuring in the BBC Kenneth Branagh production of the famous local detective 'Wallander'…….So many photo opportunities.

Choice of Fika stop/lunch.

Map and advice on local knowledge provided for an unguided tour.


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WATER ACTIVITIES

FOR FAMILIES, TEENS, GROUPS AND SOLO EXPERIENCES


CHOOSE BETWEEN EXPERIENCE & LOCATION

SUITS VARIOUS ABILITIES. LIFEVEST INCLUDED

This area of Southern Skåne boasts many large and calm lakes which are perfect for water activities, whilst still maintaining the peaceful environment and without any negative impact from fuel or noise to spoil the local landscape and that of other visitors.

A wonderful opportunity awaits in which you can see the region from another angle, be that from the centre of a large still lake, looking across towards wooded perimeters or enjoying an alternative view of Ystad from the sea.

We have options that suit many ages, many groups or just the solo experience for a total 'get away from it all' time alone. 

Combine any of the tours with additional lunch or fika and extend your experience in these wonderful natural settings.

Group fun on the lake

FOR GROUPS OF APROX 6 ADULTS


MEGA S.U.P.

GREAT FOR FAMILIES, GROUPS, TEAM BUILDING

Super fun (and very safe) for families and groups of friends. A fantastic tour of the lake at Sövde (Sövdesjön) on a unique 6/7 Person ‘Mega’ Stand Up Paddle Board.

A wonderful opportunity to see the lake from a different perspective and enjoy it’s calmness whilst connecting with nature - a shared experience together with others.

Choose as an alternative to the usual team building activities, and have fun with colleagues or sports groups. Add an extra element to your summer camp.

Choice of Breakfast/Fika stop or lunch.

All equipment provided


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Serenity on the water

SINGLE BOARD HIRE


S.U.P

ALL EQUIPMENT PROVIDED. CHOICE OF LOCATIONS

Solo Stand Up Paddleboard experience on the beautiful and calm lake at Sövde (Sövdesjön)

For both beginners and the more experienced.

Practice in the bay first until you are comfortable to venture a little further out! Tips and best advice provided to ensure an enjoyable and fun experience!

Lifevest and all necessary equipment provided. On hand suppport.


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Unique water cycles

WATER CYCLING


CYCLING ON THE WAVES

STABLE. EASY TO USE - NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

Cycling on Water!

A unique and special opportunity to have fun on the Baltic Sea. Your choice, ride the waves or simply pedal at your leisure along the coastline at Ystad. 


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PADEL (Padel Tennis)

PADEL


MATCHES, TRAINING or PLAY & STAY

INDOOR COURTS, PARKLAND OR BEACHSIDE SETTINGS

With Red Bird Activities you have the opportunity to enjoy Sweden’s fastest growing leisure activity!

Utilising our relationship with both We are Padel: Ystad and Ystad Racket Club, we can offer coaching and matchplay for all levels of players!

There is a choice of venues, both indoor and outdoor with flexible match times between 07:00 and 22:00

We can tailor all our activities to suit age, conditioning and interests!


Our spring packages begin April 2022 - reserve your places now!


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