Gothenburg is Sweden’s second-largest city, and not to forget Scandinavia’s largest harbor. If you’re looking for stylish shopping, museums, buzzing cafés and a culinary scene that is attracting global attention, then Gothenburg is your destination! The city boasts many Michelin star seafood restaurants, upmarket bars, world-class events and a picturesque archipelago on its doorstep. The stunning coastline, can be explored by taking a boat trip from its harbour – just one of the many ways to discover this wonderful city from a different angle. Discover quaint seaside sights in the Western Archipelago and learn more about Gothenburg's past at the Gothenburg City Museum. The city plays host to the world famous Gothenburg Film Festival and Book Festival each year. Gothenburg will mesmerize you with its typical Swedish charm!
It takes 20 minutes to travel by Flygbuss airport bus between the airport and Gothenburg centre. In the centre, there are bus stops at Korsvägen, Kungsportsplatsen, Nils Ericson terminal and Park Aveny. The buses are located directly outside the check-in hall at the airport.
Taxis are located directly outside the international arrivals hall. Pre-booked taxis are located by the domestic arrivals hall. Taxi companies should have a fixed price for travel between the airport and Gothenburg, but we do recommend you check the price before travelling.
Gothia Towers offers first class accommodation with three top-notch restaurants. This hotel offers a refined, modern international environment with an exquisite and refreshing Scandinavian design. At the top floor, with spectacular view, guest can wine & dine in critically acclaimed Heaven 23 restaurant & sky bar. www.gothiatowers.com
The Grand Hotel Opera is a superb 4-star hotel in the heart of Gothenburg. The hotel features a lobby bar and lounge, a wellness area with jacuzzi, steam bath and sauna. Wireless internet is free of charge for all guests. The business, superior and deluxe rooms are located in the new building, where as 3-star budget accommodation is situated in the older part of the building. www.grandhotelopera.se
Gothenburg Boat Show - 1 - 9 February 2014
Gothenburg Horse Show - 27 February - 2 March 2014
A Beer and Whisky fair - 10 - 12 April 2014