THE TOP THINGS TO SEE IN GOTHENBURG + WESTERN SWEDEN
The Gothenburg ArchipelagoA beautiful string of islands on the Swedish west coast! Filled with charming villages and great seafood!
Läckö CastleEnjoy some calm and majestic scenery by this castle, with its foundations dating back over 600 years!
Lysekil VillageFamous for its beach, this coastal village also has its own Old World flavour and charm!
The Gothenburg GardensWith over 60000 species of plants and flowers, this gorgeous garden is just part of the massive park system located in the middle of Gothenburg!
The Maritime MuseumThe fully interactive Maritiman is a popular stop in Gothenburg for kids and adults alike! Crawl into a submarine!
The Volvo MuseumWhether if you're a car enthusiast or not, you'll probably enjoy the history on display at this highly rated museum!
Boat TourThe open top boats navigate the centuries old canals and waterways, while helpful tour guides take you through Gothenburg's rich history!
FjällbackaAs with many of the villages on the Swedish west coast, Fjällbacka is known for its scenery, charm and their fresh seafood!
Fish AuctionExactly what it sounds like! Be sure to head to the harbour to witness this lively and unique experience!
Smögen VillageThe village of Smögen is one of the most famous on the Swedish West Coast, with a beautiful landscape and great restaurants!
MarstrandHead to this village and experience the coastal playground for celebrities and Sweden's royalty!
KayakingKayaking is huge in Sweden, and perhaps there's no better spot for it than the Gothenburg Archipelago!
The Volvo Time Travel TourWant to ride in an antique? Or perhaps drive one yourself? Take this creative tour of Gothenburg's past, while riding in style!
THE TOP THINGS TO DO IN GOTHENBURG + WESTERN SWEDEN
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Johan's KrogHead down to this popular and highly rated pub, found right next to Marstrand's famous Carlsten Fortress!
Restaurang MatildaThe sunset view from this fabulous restaurant is one of the best in all of Western Sweden!
The Luna CafeLooking for something a little different? The highly regarded Luna Cafe offers authentic Spanish tapas with a Swedish twist!
The Fish ChurchCraving fresh catch? Come by the Fish Church and enjoy a quick bite from one of their many stalls!
The Gourmet KorvKorv means sausage and the Gourmet Korv offers over 50 affordable choices of it! Need we say more?:)
The SpråkcafeetThis cafe is famous for its international flavour! If you're looking for something social to do, try one of their many international meetup nights!
PLACES TO EAT AND DRINK IN GOTHENBURG + WESTERN SWEDEN
Miss RagtimeThis iconic vintage store is well known for its brands and environmental message! Check it out, found right downtown!
The Gekås SuperstoreThe facts and figures about this Swedish Superstore will astound you! Join one of 20000+ daily visitors and get lost in this 35000 Sq Metre superstore!
MagasingatanLiterally called the 'The Shop Street', you'll probably find something you like among the many and unique stores in this district of Gothenburg!
PLACES TO SHOP IN GOTHENBURG + WESTERN SWEDEN
THINGS TO DO WITH THE KIDS IN GOTHENBURG + WESTERN SWEDEN
Liseberg Amusement ParkYou may not be able to avoid one of the top rated amusement parks in the world! It's large, so get ready to spend at least a day with the kids!
Slottskogen ParkIf you've got little ones, Slottskogen park offers one of the best free alternatives around, with a huge playground right in the middle of Gothenburg!
Tylosand BeachThis is a day trip, so if you have the time, head over to one of the longest beaches in Europe!
UniverseumUniverseum is one of those places that has a little bit of everything, but this highly rated interactive museum and zoo does it all quite well!
Älvsborg FortressThis fortress has a lot of for kids to like: a boat ride to get there, a fun interactive tour, and lots of space to run around!
The Maritime MuseumWith plenty of boats and activities for kids to run around and play in, Maritiman is perfect for the little ones. Did we mention it has a submarine?
StockholmThe beautiful capital city of Sweden is well known as the Venice of the North! A must do during your visit!
Malmo + Southern SwedenCheck out the 3rd largest city in Sweden! It's right next door to Denmark, letting you see two great countries back to back!
OsloWhy not take a quick trip to the capital of Norway? Oslo and breathtaking Norway have so much to offer!
QUICK TRIPS FROM GOTHENBURG + WESTERN SWEDEN
MORE THINGS TO SEE IN GOTHENBURG + WESTERN SWEDEN
The Fish ChurchIt's almost a rule that you would need to check this out while in Gothenburg! This market hall is famous for its fresh catch...and the food that comes from it!
The Museum of World CultureThis museum has many exhibits about world culture, and is just as famous for its unique architecture! Take a quick look when you can, it's free!
The Gothenburg Museum of ArtA well renowned Art Museum with works by Picasso, Munch, Chagall, Monet...and many more.
Carlsten FortressCarlsten Fortress is located in the beautiful village of Marstrand, and did you know that you can actually spend the night in this centuries' old fort?
Älvsborg FortressThis fortress can only be reached by boat, and has a well received interactive tour that you can take!
Röda Sten KonsthallThe Röda Sten (Red Rock) Art Hall is extremely popular for it's contemporary art exhibitions!