To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Gothenburg, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore nearby neighborhoods like Gothenburg, Gothenburg City Center, and Linnegatan.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. Take a guided tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the wonderful exhibits at City Museum, Maritima Museum and the Gothenburg Natural History Museum. Enjoy the beautiful artworks at the Gothenburg Museum of Art. Book in for a live performance at Gothenburg Opera and the Gothenburg City Theater.
If you're here with children, enjoy a world of entertainment and learning at the Liseberg Amusement Park, Universeum and Gothenburg Utkiken. For those interested in wildlife be sure to add Barnens Zoo on your itinerary.
If you are into nature, visit the nearby parks and reserves. These are good spots to relax and unwind. Admire the trees and flowers, throw a frisbee, or just listen to the birdsong at the Botanic Gardens, Keillers Park and the Garden Society of Gothenburg. Hike around in Castle Forest.
Gothenburg has some interesting places to see including Poseidon Statue, Palm House and the Gustav Adolf Square. Whatever your faith, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at sacred places like Masthugget Church and the Oscar Fredrik Church.
If you like to grab a bargain, visit Fish Market, Avenyn and the Nordstan Shopping Center.
If you're crazy about sports, you’ll enjoy seeing local legends, the Frolunda FC, take to the field in nearby Scandinavium. On match days follow the sea of red, green, gold and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fans in the nearby pubs for a post-game drink.
Finding somewhere handy to unpack your bags around the Landala area is a breeze. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, be sure to check out the Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, the Gothia Towers Hotel, and the Elite Park Avenue Hotel.