The beauty of Gothenburg becomes apparent as you walk around the harbour and city centre, and explore the different neighbourhoods that lend the area a pleasant and relaxing vibe. There are cafés on every street corner and world-class restaurants serving expertly prepared dishes with the freshest ingredients. Gothenburg offers year-round events and attractions like the Liseberg amusement park and the Opera, sporting events, the annual film festival and book fair, the Way Out West music festival and much more.

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The Göteborg Opera

With a unique mix of opera, contemporary dance, musicals and concerts, the Göteborg Opera is profiled as a modern and innovative opera house. You will be entertained by famous actors, directors, soloists and conductors from around the world, and see productions that attract international attention.

Christina Nilssons Gata, Gothenburg
Gunnebo House and Gardens

Gunnebo House was built at the end of the 1800s and the outdoor pursuits area offers the opportunity for superb walks or other exercise in beautiful countryside. The natural environment around the house at Gunnebo is well known and armed with binoculars you can discover many rare plants and birds. Gunnebo Kaffehus & Krog is housed in the servants’ quarters, right next to the kitchen garden. Freshly baked and with a wonderful smell, the bread comes from the Baking Cottage to be enjoyed with freshly made ecological coffee.

Christina Halls Väg, Mölndal
Puta Madre

With an exquisitely crafted atmosphere, authentic period decor and staggering attention to detail, Puta Madre is Gothenburg's premiere Mexican food establishment and a highlight in the city's gastronomic scene. It's like stepping into a 1920s cantina, complete with authentic photos, one-of-a-kind period knick-knacks and Revolution-era china stacked to the roof. Everything on the menu is crafted from scratch, including the house tortillas, and the lovely outdoor terrace on the second floor - soon to be renovated and expanded - is perfect for summer drinks, made from the restaurant's over 320 varieties of tequila (the largest collection in the Nordics).

Magasinsgatan 3, Gothenburg
Strömma Archipelago Boats

Let Strömma show you the unique archipelago of Gothenburg! Enjoy tasty food and beverages whilst sailing by the beautiful archipelago. There are a choice of dinner cruises, such as the evening cruise around Hisingen, the 'Shrimp and Salmon' cruise and the Archipelago evening on the M/S S:t Erik. Departures are from Lilla Bommen.

Lilla Bommen, Gothenburg

Nordstan is the largest indoor shopping mall in Scandinavia. It’s situated in the centre of Gothenburg, and holds three floors of shops. All the major chain stores such as H&M, Åhléns and Lindex are to be found here. It contains a wide selection of interior decoration, toys, sports goods, electronics, music, restaurants and cafes.

Nordstadstorget, Gothenburg
The Market Hall

The Market Hall called Saluhallen is the biggest indoor market in the city. Here you will find everything from spices, coffee, cheese, fruit, fish, meat to other delicacies from all over the world. There are around forty shops and places where to eat. This lively market is the ideal places for foodies!

Stora Saluhallen, Kungstorget, Gothenburg


Sweden can be visited visa-free for up to 90 days by citizens of Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, Israel, UAE and most countries in America. If you are unsure whether or not you need to apply for a visa, we recommend contacting the embassy or consulate in your country. International (non-Schengen) travelers need a passport that is valid for at least 3 months after the end of their intended trip in order to enter the Schengen zone. Citizens of Schengen countries can travel without a passport, but must have a valid ID with them during their stay.


Göteborg Landvetter Airport is an international airport, situated 20 kilometres southeast from Gothenburg. It takes about 20 minutes to travel to city centre from the airport. It is easy to travel to and from the airport with the bus service called Flygbussarna. The journey takes approximately 25 to 30 minutes and departures up to every 12 minutes. You can take the bus right outside the terminal building and it will take you to the city centre. The final stop is the main bus station Nils Ericssonterminalen in central Gothenburg. Tickets can be bought directly on the internet (, at the airport, at resellers like 7-Eleven and Pressbyrå or from the ticket machine by the bus stop at the airport. You can also buy tickets on-board but only with credit/debit cards. Taxi is located outside the arrivals hall. The taxi companies often have fixed price when travelling between the airport and city centre, always ask about the price before travelling. There are several major taxi companies to pick from: Sverigetaxi Göteborg, Telephone: + 46 (0)31 100 100 Taxi 020, Telephone: +46 (0)20 93 93 00 Taxi Göteborg, Telephone: +46 (0)31 650 000 Taxi Kurir, Telephone: +46 (0)31 27 27 27 If planning to rent a car, there are several companies like Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt at Göteborg Landvetter Airport.

Göteborg Landvetter Airport, Landvetter
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