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.
There’s something special about the archipelago in winter, especially as Christmas draws near. Take the ferry to quaint Christmas markets and Christmas buffets among Bohuslän’s islets and fishing cabins.
Get a flavour of Christmas in the countryside by visiting one of the traditional markets held in quaint towns across the region. Potter around rustic market stalls selling arts and crafts.
Enjoy the lovely Christmas atmosphere in West Sweden. Sit down to a delicious feast. After good food, a dessert buffet and enjoyable music, you’ll fall asleep sweetly with a view of the archipelago, of castle gardens or manor grounds.
A crackling, bubbly celebration of the new year, or a quiet and reflective evening. End the year in the way that best suits you. Below are suggestions for great packages for welcoming the new year.
With nearly 5,000,000 lights you can’t expect anything less than a brilliant Christmas at Liseberg. Sweden’s biggest and most atmospheric Christmas market.
There’s a whole lot to discover in Gothenburg. And there’s even more to explore outside the city. All you have to do is ride just a few stops beyond the city limits to enjoy some really memorable experiences.