Gothenburg: city surrounded by water
Gothenburg is one of Sweden's largest cities, yet it retains the friendly atmosphere of a village. Water plays an important role, as Gothenburg has the largest harbour in the country. Why not alternate the many naturally beautiful locations in and around the city with Swedish delicacies (kladdkaka!) in fun cafés and bars?
4 reasons for choosing Gothenburg
Lots of greenery in and around the city
Largest shopping centre of Scandinavia
Visit the archipelago: the rocky coastline around Gothenburg
The views from Skansen Kronan
Off to Gothenburg!
TIPS AND FUN FACTS ABOUT GOTHENBURG
Useful and fun to know before departure:
The city feels vaguely Dutch, due to the canals and canal houses being inspired by Amsterdam.
For only € 10 entrance fee, there's a theme park in the middle of the city, with attractions for all the family.
The trendy neighbourhood of Haga is the place to be for a typical Swedish fika (break) in one of the many fun cafés. Time for a cup of coffee and a sweet treat!
Get up close to Scandinavian animals in the free zoo in Slottsskogen city park.
When can I fly?
Flight schedule to Gothenburg