Spend a weekend at one of the design hotels around town or get a glimpse of Christmas as it used to be at a picturesque guest house in the archipelago. Do your Christmas shopping at any of the malls or pick up something unique from the markets. Enjoy a hot chocholate in the cosy Haga neighbourhood or treat yourself to a night out in one of the many restaurants. Gothenburg offers plenty of Christmas spirit when you shape your own Christmas story!

Share your own 'jul' story

Share your own pictures and experiences from jul* in Gothenburg. Join and tag your photos with #gbgjulstories and share to Instagram. 

Did you know that *jul means Christmas in Swedish? Jul stories is a fun way to sum up and share your own personal story of Christmas time in Gothenburg.


Instagram #gbgjulstories

Book your Gothenburg package

The package includes hotel with breakfast and Gothenburg City Card which includes shopping offers and discounted tourist attractions as well as free entrance to Christmas at Liseberg and museums. The card also includes free trips with trams, buses and boats. With car you park for free at selected locations throughout the city.


Christmas highlights

During Christmas you can find a lot of cosy markets, shows and other events. How about a visit the popular Christmas market at Liseberg amusemet park or Kronhuset, one of the oldest buildings in town? Or catch a concert with the singing Christmas tree or watch the spectacular film show at Götaplatsen.

Göteborg City Card

Göteborg City Card gives you free admission to lots of entertainment, sights, excursion and museums. Parking and travel with trams, buses and boats are included. You'll also get a shopping booklets with discounts in selected stores. Maximise your stay in Gothenburg.