Discover Gothenburg

The flourishing, green city with the vibrant cultural scene, world-class restaurants and a fascinating history.

Gothenburg is an open and accessible city. It offers almost everything you would expect from a cosmopolitan city – all within walking distance. If you don’t like to walk there’s a range of other ways to explore the city – why not hop on a distinctive tram, bicycle, bus or ferry and start your adventure?

To make it easier for you to have a great time in Gothenburg we’ve gathered some interesting guides below. Make sure to also visit goteborg.com to find all the hidden gems and experience the fantastic nature.

Photo: Stendahls

Go cycling in Gothenburg

An easy and eco-friendly way to explore the city.

Photo: Frida Winter

Green experiences and outdoor adventures

Walks, parks, adventures and more are just a tram ride away.

Photo: Emil Fagander

What’s On this month?

Great concerts, amazing events and more this month in Gothenburg.

Photo: Jennie Smith

LGBTQ – Gothenburg

Sweden celebrates all colours of the rainbow.

Photo: Dick Gillberg

Gothenburg on a budget

7 ways to keep it cheap.

Photo: Johannes Berner

Go running in Gothenburg

Trails, paths and city streets to explore.

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Walks in Gothenburg

Discover Gothenburg on foot.

Photo: Beatrice Törnros

Eat and drink lika a local

Here’s a few things you should try to qualify as a Gothenburg local.

Photo: Beatrice Törnros

Shopping guide

Stroll around town and explore small indie shops, international stores and large malls.

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Restaurants in Gothenburg

Great food and drinks in Gothenburg.

Photo: Dino Soldin

Discover Gothenburg’s nighlife

A guide to clubs, pubs and more.

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Four seasons in Gothenburg

When to visit the Swedish west coast.

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Inside guide

The coolest things in the city – at the moment.

Photo: Kim Svensson

Sweden in brief

10 things you need to know before you go.