Explore West Sweden and Gothenburg on a road trip. Here are nine suggestions for routes taking you through the three counties in the region, packed with beautiful scenery, historic houses, local flavours, relaxing spas and exciting history and culture.
11 action packed road trips by car or public transport, along the coast, through cities or in the wilderness, you choose.
It’s easy to get out to the thousands of islands in the Bohuslän archipelago with the help of local ferry and boat companies. You’ll find tips here on how to find your own favourite spot on the west coast – from the Kosterhavet sea in the north, to Gothenburg’s archipelago in the south.
If you feel you’d like to see more of Gothenburg, we’ve chosen six destinations that are especially worth a visit. You can easily and quickly reach all of them with public transport.
Enjoy a taco fiesta in Gotenburg, stay the night in the archipelago or share a ride to Nordens Ark. It is easier than you think to get close to the daily life in West Sweden. Here you can meet locals eager to share everything from their favorite hiking trails to cooking skills.