Welcome to Gothenburg

An open and accessible city, with rocky shores and the surging sea right on the doorstep. In this friendly place you’ll find a vibrant cultural scene, world-class restaurants and a fascinating history – all within walking distance.

Good to know

All you need to know before you go – about blue-and-white trams, airport shuttles and quirky Swedes.

Eat & drink

Discover Gothenburg's amazing cafés, bars and restaurants.

See & do

Exciting museums, lots of activities for all ages and an amazing archipelago. Discover Gothenburg.

Events calendar

Here you'll find everything from theatre, shows, concerts and musicals to sports events, fairs, exhibitions and more.


In Gothenburg, local design merges with global trends and top-class vintage.


Gothenburg offers accommodation and deals for every occasion and budget.


Find gems all over Gothenburg, each with their own unique charm and style.

Photo: Beatrice Törnros

The seasons of Gothenburg

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


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.