What’s on in Gothenburg?

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To do in Gothenburg!


There’s always plenty happening in Gothenburg!

There is a wide range of activities for young and old alike. Here we have collected useful links to make your stay even better. See what’s on this particular month or search in the event calendar for anything going on now on every cultural scene.
What’s on this month? >>
Gothenburg event calendar >>

The Swedish Exhibition Centre

There’s always something going on at our neighbour, the Swedish Exhibition Centre! Around 30 different trade fairs are held each year, including the Boat Fair, Book Fair, Beer & Whiskey fair, MyDOG and EuroHorse.

Liseberg – Scandinavia’s greatest amusement park

There is something for everyone at Gothia Towers next door neighbour Liseberg – from breathtaking attractions to gentle children’s carousels that give the little ones just as big a thrill. The park is open summer, Halloween and Christmas at Liseberg during winter.

Universeum Science Discovery Centre

You’ll find everything from technology, fascinating facts and electrifying experiments to living animals and plants. In the rainforest you can get close to apes, poisonous frogs and caimans at the largest science discovery centre in Scandinavia.

Meet the world at The Museum of World Cultures

The Museum of World Culture runs varying thematic exhibitions with focus on contemporary global issues, which together reflect the diversity and variability of the world we live in.

Gothenburg’s Official Tourist Guide

On the official site goteborg.com you’ll find lots of suggestions of things to see and do in charming, friendly Gothenburg, the second largest city in Sweden.

Hillside Cycling – Gothenburg Mountain biking

The ultimate mountain biking experience in the Gothenburg area of Sweden. The local trails are renowned for their intricacy. The singletracks are tricky, consisting of challenging climbs and descents allowing for fast riding.

Sightseeing, Excursions and Dinner Cruises with Strömma

Get a taste of Gothenburg, a city full of life and movement. Take the opportunity to explore the city by bus and boat with our partner Strömma. The sightseeing bus-stop is just outside the hotel. We sell these excursions at the front desk as well as the Gothenburg Pass with packed with 30 top attractions.
Sightseeing >>
Excursions >>
Dining Cruises >>
Gothenburg Pass >>

Shopping in Gothenburg

Shopping in Gothenburg means world-class shopping. You’ll find the biggest brands and the most well-stocked department stores, as well as the smallest boutiques and quaintest passageways.
Shopping guide >>

Shopping at Hede Fashion Outlet outside Gothenburg

More than 150 of the hottest Scandinavian and international fashion and lifestyle brands, 15 minutes by commuter train to Kungsbacka Hede from Liseberg station. All at outlet prices, up to 70% cheaper compared to normal retail prices. Special deal for guests at Gothia Towers. Well worth a visit!

 Gothenburg by night

After a day among the cosy streets in the Haga neighbourhood, shopping in the city centre or the attractions at Liseberg Amusement Park it’s time to hit the clubs and bars.
Night Life >>

Excursions outside Gothenburg

If you have some spare time and feel like exploring the beautiful surrounding, check out West Sweden tourist guide
West Sweden >>