See the sights of Gothenburg from the water and experience a unique sightseeing adventure.

The Hop On-Hop Off Paddan boat tours are a great way to get around the city and create your own itinerary. Your ticket is valid for 24 hours from first use, so you can take your time and explore the city at leisure. Don’t miss the Feskekôrka, Opera House, The East Indiaman Götheborg and the harbour and many more iconic landmarks in and around Gothenburg.

Important notice

During the high season, the tours can be very busy, especially in the mornings. We cannot always guarantee a seat on specific departures. During the low season between October- March this tour will be replaced by a round tour without stops, which is also included in Gothenburg Pass

  • Ticket valid during all days of the card. Tour runs in the summer months only – please check opening times.
  • You are entitled to make multiple journeys on the Hop On - Hop Off boats until your Gothenburg Pass has expired. We recommend starting at stop 1 at Kungsportsplatsen. For our timetable, see 'opening times'.
  • Tour duration (without hopping off): 1 hour & 20 minutes

Highlights

  • Ticket valid for the whole duration of the card
  • Live commentary and guide
  • Iconic sights and landmarks
  • Feskekôrka
  • Opera House
  • Haga District
  • Port

The Experience

Board the Hop On-Hop Off boat at Kungsportsplatsenin the city centre and enjoy an opportunity to experience Gothenburg at your leisure. A Paddan is a traditional open-topped boat (called the toad in Swedish) and a great way to see the sights on a warm summer day. Your guide will give you running commentary as you pass all the important landmarks and attractions, and you can hop on or off at 5 points across the city, or just stay on for the whole ride and take it all in from the comfort of your seat.

Your route will start at Kungsportsplatsen, where you’ll find all the Paddan boats moored, near the popular street Avenyn with the many shops and eateries. From there the next stop will be Brunnparken /Lejontrappan which you can hop off for some retail therapy at one of the biggest shopping malls in Scandanavia, Nordstan. Eriksberg is an up and coming residential area along the sunny Northern river bank, home to many quaint cafes if you want a coffee stop. Finally, if you’re waiting to eat, make sure you get off at Feskekôrka, Gothenburg's beloved fish market where you can sample freshly caught fish in their many renowned restaurants.

Stops:

1. Kungsportsplatsen / Stora Teatern
2. Brunnparken /Lejontrappan
3. Eriksberg
4. Feskekôrka

see the: full list of attractions included »

4 April -10 May (every 30-60 min)
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday 10:30-15:30
Sunday 11:00-14:00
16 May– 24 June (every 30-60 min)
Monday 11:00-14:00
Tuesday 11:00-14:00
Wednesday 11:00-14:00
Thursday 11:00-14:00
Friday 11:00-14:00
Saturday 11:00-14:00
Sunday 11:00-14:00
25 June–23 Aug (every 30-60 min)
Monday 10:30-16:30
Tuesday 10:30-16:30
Wednesday 10:30-16:30
Thursday 10:30-16:30
Friday 10:30-16:30
Saturday 10:30-16:30
Sunday 10:30-16:30
24 Aug–6 Sept
Monday 11.00-14.00
Tuesday 11.00-14.00
Wednesday 11.00-14.00
Thursday 11.00-14.00
Friday 11.00-14.00
Saturday 11.00-14.00
Sunday 11.00-14.00

Closed:

May 16 and June 14, September-March. Between Sep 12-Mar 28, this bus tour is replaced by the Sightseeing Bus Tour also included in the Gothenburg Pass. 

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Address:

Kungsportsplatsen, 411 17 Göteborg

Telephone:

004631 - 60 96 70