Winter in Gothenburg

Streets and squares covered in magical winter lights, vast nature areas and safe activities – even though the world is a bit unusual right now, there’s still plenty of Gothenburg fun to be had. Let us guide you through it.

Good to know

All you need to know before you go – about blue-and-white trams, airport shuttles and quirky Swedes.

Eat & drink

Discover Gothenburg's amazing cafés, bars and restaurants.

See & do

Exciting museums, lots of activities for all ages and an amazing archipelago. Discover Gothenburg.

Events calendar

Here you'll find everything from theatre, shows, concerts and musicals to sports events, fairs, exhibitions and more.


In Gothenburg, local design merges with global trends and top-class vintage.


Gothenburg offers accommodation and deals for every occasion and budget.


Find gems all over Gothenburg, each with their own unique charm and style.

Photo: Beatrice Törnros

The seasons of Gothenburg

Experience sunny summer, amazing autumn and cosy christmas in Gothenburg.


Gothenburg wins again in 2019! For the fourth year in a row, Gothenburg is the world’s leading sustainable destination. Global Destination Sustainability Index is an international ranking of the sustainability performance of different destinations.