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West Sweden in 2 min

Join us as we experience the regions of Bohuslän, Dalsland, Västergötland and the city of Gothenburg; from early spring watching the cranes dance at Lake Hornborga, to summertime adventures at the...

Wind down like a Swede

Book a relaxing, energy-giving stay in one of the glass houses in West Sweden and feel the stresses and strains of life fade away.

Christmas in West Sweden

Enjoy the festive season the Swedish way, with glittering Christmas trees, masses of candles and traditional Christmas buffets with cold and warm meats, fish dishes, cheese and home-made sweets. Or...

Christmas at Liseberg Amusement Park

Experience the fairy tale together in the one million sparkling Christmas lights! With nearly 5,000,000 Christmas lights you can’t expect anything less than a brilliant Christmas at Liseberg. Sweden’s...

Winter highlights in West Sweden

Read about the editors’ top picks for this winter. Below is a list of different activities, specially selected to leave you with a nice warm feeling inside.

Facing waves

Now the whole world is going to have its eyes opened to the unique and fantastic paddling opportunities there are in West Sweden. The American TV programme “Facing Waves” has filmed West Swedish...

Seafood safaris in Bohuslän

Outside the summer season you find the genuine Bohuslän - salty, barren, windswept and calm. Head out on a shellfish tour, to catch the finest prawns, mussels, oysters, langoustines and lobster. Add a...

16 reasons to love West Sweden

There are loads of reasons to love West Sweden! We could give you several hundred, but decided instead to pick out our absolute favourite ones.

19 must-see sights and attractions

Castles, water parks, adventure pools, museums, forts and animal parks – West Sweden has something for everyone, whether you are travelling on your own, with children or with a large group. This is an...

Meet the Locals

Here you can meet locals eager to share everything from their favorite hiking trails to cooking skills. We have also gathered inspiring stories and a few things to keep in mind if you are new to the...

Expedition Bohuslän

In Bohuslän there are so many unexpected things to explore and experience. Be bowled over by natural masterpieces on land and at sea. Encounter wild animals, ancient rock carvings that are the only...

Taste of West sweden

Find restaurants with local influences and a passion for working with West Swedish ingredients. These restaurants have been trained and certified by Taste of West Sweden, a trademark that guarantees...

Guide – The best shellfish restaurants

In the cold waters off the Swedish west coast you’ll find world-class shrimp, langoustine, lobster, mussels and oysters – and fish of course. Allow us to present West Sweden’s foremost shellfish...

Swedes love a fika

You might not have heard of the word fika but when you come to West Sweden you are going to love doing it, sometimes three times per day, just like Swedes.

Harvest your own superfood in Grebbestad

Don’t we all dream of giving up our day jobs and doing something we love instead? Jonas and Linnéa did and now run seaweed foraging and marine tourism company Catxalot on the Bohuslän coast.

A unique stay

Bohuslän coast has a great wilderness areas for its deserted beaches and a stunningly beautiful archipelago of 8,000 islands. One of them is the scenic island of Orust, where couple Johan Buskqvist...