LOBSTER SEASON! Catch the black gold of the North Sea! At 7 am on Monday 24 September both professional fishermen and local residents put their lobster pots in the water.
Öckerö Islands - Rörö, Hyppeln, Källö-Knippla, Hälsö, Öckerö, Hönö, Fotö, Björkö, Kalvsund, Grötö, Vinga!
Rörö - Hyppeln - Knippla - Hälsö - Öckerö - Hönö - Fotö - Björkö - Kalvsund - Grötö - Vinga
The islands outside of Gothenburg are perfect for beach activities. There are almost unlimited opportunities for fishing, swimming, sunbathing and diving. And boat trip is always an adventure.
The northern islands of Gothenburg is accessible by car, bus and bike on highway 155 towards Hisingen/Öckerö and the Lilla Varholmen ferry terminal. There are two car ferries, Hönö/Öckerö or Björkö...
If you want to have guest service, ports and pulse, there are many harbours to stay in. The ports are very active with both commercial and recreational fishermen.
If you wish to stay overnight for a day or two- youth hostels, hotel or B&B are options for your choice. There are also a variety of conference rooms and banquet facilities for weddings or celebrations.