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Cycling in Scandinavia - September 2013

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Table of contents

  1. Introduction

      • Definition
      • Data Sources

        • The Leisure Cycling Sector

            • Day and holiday cycling
              • Cycle touring
                • Figure 1: Leisure cycling holiday gradings, 2013
                • Figure 2: Mountain-biking holiday gradings, 2013
              • Guided vs self-guided
                • The European cycling tourism market
                    • Figure 3: Cycling trips & spend in Scandinavian countries & leading European destinations, 2012
                • The Cycling Consumer

                      • Figure 4: Profile of cycling tourist, by segment, 2011
                  • Cycling Destinations in Scandinavia

                    • Denmark
                      • The cycling culture
                        • Copenhagen: Bike City
                            • Figure 5: Virgin Vacations’ 11 most bike-friendly cities, 2013
                          • Danish bicycles
                            • Cycle tourism
                              • Cycle routes
                                • Figure 6: Selected cycle routes in Denmark, 2013
                              • Cycling destinations
                                • Finland
                                  • Urban biking
                                    • National Action Plan for Walking and Cycling 2020
                                      • Cycle routes
                                        • Figure 7: Major cycle routes in Finland, 2013
                                      • Cycling destinations
                                        • Iceland
                                          • Cycle routes
                                            • Cycling destinations
                                              • Norway
                                                • National Cycling Strategy 2006-2015
                                                  • Bicycle towns
                                                    • Cycling tourism
                                                      • Cycling routes
                                                          • Figure 8: National cycling routes in Norway, 2013
                                                        • Cycling destinations
                                                          • Figure 9: Top 10 cycling routes in Norway, 2013
                                                        • Sweden
                                                          • Cycling in Stockholm
                                                            • Cycling tourism
                                                              • Cycling destinations
                                                              • EuroVelo – the European Cycle Network

                                                                  • Figure 10: EuroVelo cycle routes in Scandinavia, 2013
                                                                  • Figure 11: North Sea cycle route destinations, 2013
                                                              • Profile of Tour Operators

                                                                  • BikeToursDirect (US)
                                                                    • Figure 12: Selected bike tours in Scandinavia, 2013
                                                                  • Explore Adventures (US)
                                                                    • Icelandic Mountain Guides (Iceland)
                                                                      • Figure 13: Icelandic Mountain Guides’ cycling tours, 2013-14
                                                                    • Inntravel (UK)
                                                                      • Metsa Travel (Finland)
                                                                        • Nature Travels (UK)
                                                                          • Nordic Trails (Sweden)
                                                                            • Norske Bygdeopplevelser (Norway)
                                                                              • Figure 14: Cycling tours in Norway, 2013
                                                                            • Rotalis (Germany)
                                                                              • Saddle Skedaddle (UK)
                                                                                • Figure 15: Mountain biking, leisure cycling & family cycling holidays in Scandinavia, 2013
                                                                              • Swedish Cycling (Sweden)
                                                                                • UTracks (UK)
                                                                                  • Wheel2Wheel Holidays (UK)
                                                                                    • Figure 16: Cycling holidays in Scandinavia, 2013
                                                                                • What Next?

                                                                                  • Demand for cycling holidays continues to grow
                                                                                    • Need for improved routes and infrastructures to support cyclists
                                                                                      • Eurobike Show 2013
                                                                                        • EU committed to spending on cycling tourism

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                                                                                        Cycling in Scandinavia - September 2013

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