1 Utkiken

For breathtaking views of the city and the Göta River, make straight for the top of the Utkiken tower – and enjoy a coffee whilst up there.

2 Boat trip

Hop on a boat in Lilla Bommen harbour for the fascinating trip to Nya Älvsborg fortress across the river.

3 Stora Saluhallen

Grab lunch at KåGes, a Gothenburg institution, inside Stora Saluhallen and pick up a few picnic treats from the well-stocked market stores.

4 Avenyn

Stroll the length of Gothenburg’s main boulevard, buzzing Avenyn, and admire the city from the vantage point of Kungsplatsen.

5 Fürstenberg galleries

The highlight of the city’s grand Konstmuseum, housing paintings by Sweden’s finest nineteenth- and early twentieth-century artists.

6 Café life in Haga

Sip a coffee at the laidback cafés in Gothenburg’s version of Greenwich Village – perfect for people-watching.

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