Experience the beauty of Gothenburg aboard the M/S S:t Erik and enjoy a guided tour of the archipelago.

Running during the summer months only, make the most of the bright sunny days and see Sweden’s famous natural beauty from the comfort of your own seat, passing the harbour and historic Älvsborg Fortress along the way, two of Gothenburg’s most important landmarks.

Tour duration: 2h 30mins 

Top tip: During the summer it is a good idea to visit the ticket booth early the same day to collect your sightseeing tour ticket. Sometimes there are a lot of visitors and some tours may be full during the high season. If you do not get a ticket to one of the tours you had planned you can ask for tickets to the next tour the same day

Highlights:

  • Boat tour
  • Archipelago
  • Live commentary and guide
  • Gothenburg Harbour
  • Älvsborg Fortress
  • Islands

The Experience:

There’s no better way to spend a summers day in Gothenburg than on a guided boat tour of the stunning archipelago. Experience Sweden’s natural beauty for yourself and cruise along the water to enjoy a two-and-a-half-hour ride on the M/S S:t Erik.

Take in the views along the waterway and bustling harbour and look out towards the picturesque islands. Gothenburg’s archipelago is made up of 20 islands stretching out from the coastline, including stunning beaches, and tiny rural villages – so don’t forget your camera!

You’ll also pass the historic Älvsborg Fortress, the large sea fortress at the mouth of the Göta River in Rivö fjord, on one of the islands. Your guide will be able to tell you about the significance of this 17th-century fortress and the defensive part it played in Gothenburg’s history.

see the: full list of attractions included »

18 May - 30 Jun
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday 11.00
Sunday 11.00
Last Admission: No tour 12 - 23 Jun
1 - 8 Jul & 11 - 18 Aug
Monday 11.00
Tuesday 11.00
Wednesday 11.00
Thursday 11.00
Friday 11.00
Saturday 11.00
Sunday 11.00
9 Jul - 10 Aug
Monday 11.00
Tuesday 11.00 & 14.30
Wednesday 11.00 & 14.30
Thursday 11.00 & 14.30
Friday 11.00 & 14.30
Saturday 11.00 & 14.30
Sunday 11.00
24 - 25 Aug
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday 11.00
Sunday 11.00
Closed September to May 18, June 21-23
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Closed:

September to April
22nd - 24th June
Mondays

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