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Private Slottsskogen Sunrise Photography and Walking Tour in Gothenburg Including Swedish Breakfast
"Meet your guide a professional photographer in central Gothenburg before first light. If you want to take photos come armed with your DLSR compact camera or smartphone. Then walk through the empty streets of Gothenburg to Slottsskogen the beautiful park just outside the city center.This idyllic green oasis is where locals come to relax and is home to swathes of natural forest inhabited by wild deer
From SEK4,375.00
 
Copenhagen Card
"Choose between a 24- 48- 72- or 120-hour Copenhagen Card when you book and then collect your card and free Copenhagen map at Copenhagen Airport or a central redemption point in the city.Valid for the set number of hours from the time you first use it your card helps you get the best from your time in Denmark’s lovely capital with included public transport and free admission to 74 top Copenhagen attractions. Additional valuable discounts on exciting activities
From DKK379.00
 
Copenhagen Card
"Choose between a 24- 48- 72- or 120-hour Copenhagen Card when you book and then collect your card and free Copenhagen map at Copenhagen Airport or a central redemption point in the city.Valid for the set number of hours from the time you first use it your card helps you get the best from your time in Denmark’s lovely capital with included public transport and free admission to 74 top Copenhagen attractions. Additional valuable discounts on exciting activities
From DKK379.00

Archipelago Tips (13)

When in Göteborg, do as the Göteborgare do

Mosts tourists to Göteborg opt to visit the Northern part of the archipelago (Orust, Hönö), as they are very well connected to the mainland and are easily accessed by car. Not so many, however,...
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maria_hz
Apr 04, 2011

Lovely islands, nice evening trip

A tram tour (nr.11) of about 45 minutes from the city centre (Brunnspark / Central Station) of Göteborg brings you to the Saltholmen harbour. The normal bus/tram ticket can also be used on the boat...
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djepie
Jun 07, 2008

Day tour to Marstrand by boat

If you are in Gothenburg in summer a really nice excursion for the day is to go to the island/city of Marstrand. You can go there by bus (Nils Eriksson terminal) but THE way to come to Marstrand is by...
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LisaThomas
Jul 21, 2006

Vinga lighthouse

Vinga is a strong symbol in Sweden, and especially locally of course, since it is the first bit of Swedish land sailors lay their eyes on when returning home. Having experienced it myself on many a...
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Sjalen
Jun 20, 2006

tipical escandinavian landscape and houses

From the main station, take the tram 11 and go until Saltholmen...the last station. U can see the changing of architecture from the city center to the suburbs and than the small villages after...
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Shibiru
Oct 25, 2005

Visit the southern archipeligo

For a great CHEAP afternoon trip take the no. 11 tram at 13:56 from the central square outside the central train station to Saltholmen, walk 150 mtrs to the boat terminal and catch the 14:40 sailing...
IanL7781
Sep 19, 2005

SALTHOLMEN

I took this after getting off the ferry at Saltholmen coming back from Styrso. Saltholmen itself was a pretty area - right on the edge of the city where the buildings have thinned out considerably and...
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hevbell
Sep 01, 2004

Visit the Archipelago

Do you have a day to spare? Need to charge your batteries, improve your tan, relax, chill out?Then take your bathing trunks, pack the pick-nick basket, hang the 'do not disturb' sign around your neck...
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MickeH
Aug 17, 2004

GETTING TO THE ARCHIPELAGO

I believe the southern Archipelago is easier to get to and thats the one I went to. The ferries [passenger only - no cars on the islands although I don't think that is the case in the nothern...
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hevbell
Apr 17, 2004

PATH WITH A VIEW

While wandering around on Styrso I noticed a worn path through the bushes and up this wee hill. I ended up following it and although it didn't go far the panoramic views were brilliant! I could see...
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hevbell
Apr 12, 2004

VISIT THE ARCHIPELAGO

My favourite thing from the whole trip was a short visit out to the southern archipelago [sodra skargarden]. It was a beautiful sunny morning and despite being March it was relatively warm! I just...
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hevbell
Apr 12, 2004

Dress warm, unless it's July and sunny.

This is actually one of the few places in Gothenburg that's just as beautiful in the winter as in the summer. Hop on any of the ferries at Saltholmen (number 10 tram to the end station in the west)...
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sabe
Feb 06, 2004
 
 
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"A nice place to grow up in"
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"Henrik's Göteborg page"
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"Where the seagulls cry"
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"GOTEBURG"
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Things to Do Near Göteborg

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Ostindiska City Museum

The East India House is an impressive building built to house the Swedish branch of the international trade company of the 18th century. Today, it houses the history museum and apart from Göteborg...
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Avenyn

If you are in Göteborg for any amount of time, you are sure to find yourself on the Avenyn (the Avenue) at least once, if not more. Formally called Kungsportsavenyn, it is the main street running...
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Fish Church

My hometown is not on the sea (unfortunately) althought both Adriatic and Tirreno are reachable in one hour and an half (fortunately): I am not used to fisherman's market at all and find them very...
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Masthuggskyrkan Church

Masthuggskyrkan i truly a landmark in Gothenburg. Not only can you see it from most part of the city because of its location, it is also some of the most "Gothenburgish" places to go. In the middle of...
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Universeum

This is something for the whole family! You can easily spend 4 hours within the museum exploring, experimenting and just enjoying. The different parts of the museum where you have the exhibitions...
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