Visit the "Capital of Fika" with lots of cafes, unique shops and small beautiful wooden houses.
Alingsås has been big on cafés since the 1700s when the industrial revolution drew the town's women out into the workplace. This was the start of alingsås unique cafe and food culture. Explore it through our local market, wonderful restaurants and cozy cafés!
Alingsås is a the historic merchant town that has enthusiastically embraced shopping. Here, you find a vibrant city centre with small, unique boutiques and shops. Start at Lilla Torget, which hosts a market each Wednesday and Saturday all year round and then visit the main street Kungsgatan which is our biggest shoppingstreet. Then proceed, on foot or by car, to the shopping centre Vimpeln or...
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.
Fika with Gunilla or take a walk with Anna and her dog. You pick!
The area around lake Anten and Gräfsnäs Castle Park, 20 minutes by car from Alingsås, is worth a visit. Here you will find a museum railway, formations from the...
Bjärke is an old district in the northern part of the Alingsås municipality and consists of the resorts Sollebrunn, Gräfsnäs, Stora Mellby, Skinny, Långared and Gendalen with the surrounding countryside. Loo, Kvarnabo, Anten and Lagmansered can also be included here.
We have a lot of beautiful nature here in Alingsås. Many lakes near the city where you can walk around, take a bath or just breathe.