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Stromma - The Paddan Tour

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Address: 13 Pusterviksgatan | Kungsportsplatsen, Gothenburg 413 01, Sweden
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The classic city tour on the Paddan boats shows you the beauty of...

The classic city tour on the Paddan boats shows you the beauty of Gothenburg from a waterside perspective. The tour takes you under 20 bridges and out to the harbour.

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A nice little tour through Gothenburg

On a sunny day this boattrip is very good, even as i am from the city I do enjoy going every year. You get a nice little guided tour in the canal and a bit more, very enjoyable.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Goldheed
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Gothenburg, Sweden

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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60 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On a sunny day this boattrip is very good, even as i am from the city I do enjoy going every year. You get a nice little guided tour in the canal and a bit more, very enjoyable.

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Thank Goldheed
Strommagroup, Event Sales Coordionator at Stromma - The Paddan Tour, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feedback on our, sounds like you have a great tradition going with taking a trip with us each year. It is a great way to see the city and you can always learn something new, as all guides bring their personal favorites in to focus! Have a great day and once again thank you! //Malin,... More 

Bergen, Norway
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68 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to see the real Gothenburg - this small boat trip is a great thing to do! Gothenburg is alot more then Liseberg... It's long history of beeing a seaport will come clear! Also, you will get around under the many bridges in this town. The guiding is in Swedish, English and sometimes Spanish/French. Ask in advance! Usually... More 

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Strommagroup, Event Sales Coordinator at Stromma - The Paddan Tour, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of our Paddan tour. I'm hapy to hear that you anjoyed it and got to experience a little bit more of this coastal city. We offer tours, like you said, mainly in English and some departures in german. But not in either french nor Spanish, but on our bus sightseeing you can get guided in... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016

you will enjoy the view through ride, guide will provide historical perspective to you and he may also take you to the sea side along river.

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Strommagroup, Event Sales Coordinator at Stromma - The Paddan Tour, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your feedback on our sightseeing tour. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed it! //Malin, Paddan Sightsseing More 

Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

The hop on hop off boat tour of Gothenburg was a great way to see the city and harbour. As a bonus we had a tour guide with a comic spiel that kept everyone happy.

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Strommagroup, Event Sales Coordinator at Stromma - The Paddan Tour, responded to this review

Thank you for your positiv feedback on our Hop On Hop Off boat tour I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed it! Have a great day! //Malin, Paddan Sightseeing More 

Europe
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We had never tried these boats and went on a shorter trip (20-30minutes) through the canal and to the other side bank (Eriksberg). This was a trip that was a collaboration between a festival/fair held there and Stromma-Paddan compnay during this event. It seemed like a publicity opportunity for the boats. First of all - we were all nicely greeted... More 

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Strommagroup, Event Sales Coordinator at Stromma - The Paddan Tour, responded to this review

Hello, I'm sorry to read this and hear that our safety standards weren't up to date on this special tour! We are very safety orientated on our cruises and life jackets are a requirement for all kids whom cannot swim. There should also be some extra children's life jackets in the front of the boat. On tours where we make... More 

Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed this boat trip around the city waterways and harbour. You get to see the city from a different angle with some interesting commentary. Great for first time visitors to get their bearings.

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Strommagroup, Event Sales Coordinator at Stromma - The Paddan Tour, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback on our tour! I'm happy to hear it helped you get to know our beautiful city! Have a great day, Malin Paddan Sightseeing More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

I've taken this tour more times than I can count, mainly as a kid but now also several times as an adult. It's the perfect way to show Gothenburg to visiting friends and family. Even though you can easily walk throughout all of Gothenburg, or take one of their trolleys, the best way to explore this coastal city is by... More 

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Strommagroup, Event Sales Coordinator at Stromma - The Paddan Tour, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for this positive feedback on our tour and its so great to hear that you are returning again and again! Since all the guides are free to arrange their guiding myself i find that you always learn something new about the city! You are more then welcome back again! Have a great day, Malin, Paddan... More 

Poole, United Kingdom
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28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

This is probably the best way to see the heart of Goteborg. The canal boats are safe and well equipped, and the skipper and commentator offer a very interesting and amusing service in looking after and educating the tourists. Because Goteborg has so much history, there is a lot to see and take in. Highly recommended, enjoy!

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Strommagroup, Event Sales Coordinator at Stromma - The Paddan Tour, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words on our tour! There is a lot to take in during the short tour and all guides can pick what they find most interesting so no tour is the same. I wish you a great day! //Malin, Paddan Sightseeing More 

Windsor, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 424 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

This is a walkable city but is best seen from the water. You tour in a big loop from near the King Charles equestrian statue, through the canal, around the harbor and back through another canal to where you started. It takes an hour and comes with very good commentary. You see an awful lot of the city for the... More 

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Strommagroup, Event Sales Coordinator at Stromma - The Paddan Tour, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feedback on our tour. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed it and that it showed you a big part of our city! Have a great day, //Malin, Paddan Sightseeing More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

We took the canal boat tour of Gothenburg and really enjoyed the scenic canals an the harbor tour. The narration was first rate. Went under many low bridges so keep you wits about you and remember to duck!

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Strommagroup, Event sales coordinator at Stromma - The Paddan Tour, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review of our sightseeing tour! I'm so happy to hear that you enjoyed it and our guide. The bridges keep it a bit interesting for sure, especially on a high tide. Again thank you and i wish you a great day! //Malin, Paddan sightseeing More 

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