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Top 5 outdoor activities close to Gothenburg
Want to experience the amazing nature right on the doorstep of Gothenburg? You can easily do this during a city break and still head back to town for dinner afterwards. Here are our top 5 outdoor activities close to Gothenburg.
Last updated 19 November 2020
Hönö in the archipelago of Gothenburg
The beautiful nature on Hönö island, Gothenburg, is shaped by the inland ice that retreated from the area about 12 000 years ago.
Photo: Anders Wester/Göteborg & Co
Bouldering in the archipelago of Gothenburg
Seeking an adrenaline kick on your holiday? Try bouldering on the island of Hönö in Gothenburg archipelago.Bouldering in the archipelago of Gothenburg
Mountain biking in Änggårdsbergen nature reserve, Gothenburg
Änggårdsbergen is a popular nature reserve located in Gothenburg, perfect for hikes or biking.
Photo: Daniel Breece/Göteborg & Co
Hiking and biking in Änggårdsbergen nature reserve
Änggårdsbergen is located only a short walk away from Gothenburg city centre and offers beautiful walking and cycling paths in serene nature – a perfect break from the city buzz.Hiking and biking in Änggårdsbergen nature reserve
Vrångö island outside Gothenburg
Relaxing by the sea on the island of Vrångö, in the archipelago of Gothenburg.
Photo: Emil Fagander
Island walks in the archipelago
With over 20 islands, the archipelago of Gothenburg is full of seaside gems. Head to the southernmost island of Vrångö for a tranquil walk on a car-free island.Island walks in the archipelago
SUP in Säveån, Gothenburg
Explore Gothenburg on a SUP board or in a kayak with PaddlaGBG.
Kayak or SUP along the river Säveån
Ever heard of Amazon-adventures in Sweden? Try paddling along the Amazon-like river Säveån in Gothenburg.Kayak or SUP along the river Säveån
Mountain bike in Delsjön, Gothenburg
Mountain biking in the beautiful area of Delsjön, just a short tram ride away from Gothenburg city centre.
Photo: Frida Winter / Göteborg & Co
Mountain bike in Delsjön nature reserve
Want to stay active during your city break? Gothenburg is surrounded by beautiful nature, such as the nature reserve Delsjön which is perfect to explore on a mountain bike.Mountain bike in Delsjön nature reserve
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