About Gothenburg

Gothenburg – a part of the world that´s great to visit

Gothenburg is located on the beautiful west coast of Sweden, easily accessible from around the world with two international airports. Meeting venues, hotels, restaurants, shops and entertainment are all located within easy walking distance. Gothenburg is characterised by international style, local creativity and a natural, relaxed charm.

An abundance of culture, entertainment and outdoor activities are found in the city and its surroundings. Plan an event at the Liseberg Amusement Park, Universeum Science Centre or the Museum of World Culture. See the Art Museum’s fascinating collections or listen to the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra – Sweden’s national orchestra. Take a speed boat trip into the 50,000 island archipelago or go on an elk safari in the forest. Experience the city’s buzzing nightlife or simply enjoy a gourmet meal at one of many superb restaurants of which five are Michelin star awarded.

West Coast of Sweden

Being the second largest city in Sweden, Gothenburg blends a distinct feeling of charm with the pulse of modern urban life. Not only does Gothenburg feature a compact city centre with virtually everything within walking distance, but also spectacular surroundings, closeness to both the forests and the sea with its stunning archipelago guarantee a whole new meeting experience.

The Gothenburg archipelago is an extraordinary experience. Thousands of islands lie scattered along the west coast all the way up to Oslo, Norway. Find some of the many untouched spots, and explore the charming little fishing villages. With a public transport ticket you can take the tram to the ferries, in 20 minutes, for a trip to the southern archipelago.