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Southern Goteborg Archipelago

Saltholmen--Ferry Terminal, Gothenburg, Sweden
+46 31 368 42 00
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“day trip” (42 reviews)
“island hopping” (25 reviews)
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Saltholmen--Ferry Terminal, Gothenburg, Sweden
+46 31 368 42 00
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Here you can go on a lobster safari, take a hike on the paths that has been created by locls or in the summer go for canoetrips, swim explore the old parts dating back to the 1700 centuru or just enjoy the atmospher sipping a...More

Thank Gabri S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunatly we visited in the winter, so not as many organised trips. However we were suitably impressed with what we saw , and are planning a summer time trip with a longer stay. Gothenburg for two days is really not enough time to properly explore.

Thank Huw222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We bought a day pass for the transit system (which works for busses, trolleys and ferries) and took a trolley from Central Station out to the ferry landing. Then we hopped aboard the next ferry which was leaving. When we landed on an island, we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful atchipelago with small and bigger Islands. Some of them inhabit all year. Perfekt for sailing

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took the ferry to Branno which took about 25 mins. Very pleasant journey. The island of Branno is the second largest and well worth an afternoon tour. Lots of very quaint houses and a wonderful view from the top of the highest point on the...More

Thank AllyB46
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I asked the locals if I could visit Vrango in half a day's time. They told me yes! But what I have learnt is, do find out the boat timing. From Elite Park Ave Hotel, I took 2 trams and reach the Saltholmen boat terminal....More

Thank breadfish
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Really nice and relaxing to visit Bohemian Brännö and Brännö Varv with the Beautiful café where reasonable prices and Good tastes mingle

Thank Lena L
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Going to the archipelago is a "must do" for a tourist in Gothenburg, I suppose, especially if you have the transit pass. The boat rides are worth the pass $ by themselves. Basically, you take a boat onto these cute little islands and walk around....More

Thank nysingle
Reviewed October 4, 2017

It's magical, just go. You get there by public transportation and can bike around. Small businesses everywhere will assure you the perfect fika!

1  Thank MPaolucci
Reviewed October 3, 2017

You're going from south Goteborg to an island, then another one, another one etc via a simple fery system. The island are wonderful, peaceful with a different character for each one. I strongly recommend taking a day for this !

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Natasha M
October 18, 2017|
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Response from Roger A | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can the ferrys are regular all year around you can go to Vasttrafik. or styrsobolaget there you can plan and se all ferrys
Xin S
April 10, 2017|
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Response from Corway | Reviewed this property |
How long are you there for? I purchased a three day pass for absolute pennies (super cheap), which allowed me to use all trams and the ferry. If you're going to hop from island to island, plan ahead. Ferry times are... More
February 27, 2017|
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Response from Mats L | Reviewed this property |
You can also do a smaller journey to the Älsborgs Castle and back located at the mouth of the harbour. It´s a small Island with a fortress that was used until 100- years ago There ´s roundtrip tickets. It´s very popular in... More