The fika culture in Alingsås originates from the 18th century and the industrial revolution. To this day, fika is a big part of every Swedes work and private life. Explore the capital of Fika!
Get to know more about the unique Swedish Fika culture. Together with an experienced guide you will discover the picturesque city of Alingsås with its many cafes and bakeries. During the tour you will of course get delicious samples from the places you visit.
Explore the Swedish lifestyle from a local perspective!
It has never been so easy to personalise your trip. The locals present themselves and their interest and all you do, is to see who's available. Some might organise a guided tour, cook traditional swedish food or show you how to bake their favourite cinnamon buns.
Alingsås is a historic merchant town that has enthusiastically embraced shopping. No matter what you are looking for, you will find it in the vibrant city centre with unique boutiques and shops or in the several shopping centres with international brands.
In Alingsås there is a variety of shopping. Choose from the local and unique boutiqes or visit one of the three shopping centres in Alingsås; Bolltorp, Storken and Vimpeln.
If you visit Alingsås by car and need parking space, there are about 800 toll-free parking spaces in the city centre and approximately 1,200 in the near vicinity.
Alingsås is a town for the children! Here you will find activities, swimming and adventure in an environment where children always come first! Alingsås offer a lot of different activities and events for the children.
Take a trip down memory lane!
The Retro Route offers a retrospective view from the 1950’s to the 1970’s. Along the route you will find many treasures from the past, such as autenthic cafés, old petrol stations, restaurants, museums and more.
Bjärke is an old district in the northern part of Alingsås municipality and consists of Sollebrunn and its surrounding countryside. One of the main tourist attractions in the area is the Anten-Gräfsnäs railroad museum, a must to visit during summer!
There is a lot of beautiful nature to discover in Alingsås. Enjoy the many lakes near the city where you can walk around, take a bath or hike one of many hiking trails in the area