Welcome to Gothenburg!

Gothenburg is the largest non-capital in the Nordics and located on the beautiful west coast of Sweden.

What's on in Gothenburg?

Concerts, theatre performances, hockey or football games, fairs and exhibitions. The list of what's happening around town seems never-ending.

Sights & activities

Exciting museums, interesting sights, lots of activities and an amazing archipelago. Discover Gothenburg!

Restaurants, cafés and bars

World class restaurants, experimental food rebels, trendy bars and a rolling armada of food trucks – discover Gothenburg's amazing cafés, bars and restaurants.

Green experiences and outdoor adventures

Enjoy the green and leafy parks in the city centre, explore the myriads of islands in the archipelago or visit historic forts and castles. There are also plenty of outdoor adventures to discover. Welcome to a green and grand city.

Fashion & design

Gothenburg has an established fashion design scene and many local brands. Stroll around town and explore small indie shops, international stores and large malls.


Go beyond the city centre to find cosy areas with unique charm and style. Discover different neighbourhoods only a walk or short tram ride away from the central station.

The seasons of Gothenburg

Experience sunny summer, amazing autumn and cosy christmas in Gothenburg.

Hotels, spas, camping & hostels

It doesn’t matter if you’re in town for a romantic getaway, a family holiday or a conference – there are accommodation options to suit all the above and more. Gothenburg is also one of Europe's most sustainable hotel cities.


Gothenburg wins again in 2019! For the fourth year in a row, Gothenburg is the world’s leading sustainable destination. Global Destination Sustainability Index is an international ranking of the sustainability performance of different destinations.