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Skansen Kronan

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Good exercise to visit the fort

While out following a walking map we came to the flight of steps going up to the old fort so up we... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
roy v
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Traralgon, Australia
Great exercise, fascinating history, and stunning views.

The long set of stone steps (around 200) tests your conditioning, but this magnificent redoubt and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robert_Moye
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 3 days ago

While out following a walking map we came to the flight of steps going up to the old fort so up we went, Good exercise after a good healthy breakfast but would be a real challenge for anyone with walking difficulties. Good view up there...More

Thank roy v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Disappointed with Haga? Climb here. It is good for your health, the tiny fortress is quite nice - and you will have some opportunities to admire the views while catching your breath ;). Still, nothing to write home about.

Thank sir_meeshoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Skansen Kronan is a 300-year-old fortress situated on the hill in the Haga district. It's a bit of a climb to get to the top where you will find out that the fort is closed so you can't visit it inside. A good place to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The long set of stone steps (around 200) tests your conditioning, but this magnificent redoubt and its interesting history, combined with the stunning views, make for a fine hour's exercise as part of your Gothenburg experience.

Thank Robert_Moye
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is worth the climb. Its free. It takes maybe 20mins to get to the fort. Fort is closed. There is benches & picnic tables. Good views of the city. Go on a cloudless day

Thank rapariga_madeirense
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the surroundings of the castle at night and the view over the city was wonderful. Very peaceful, relaxing and quiet atmosphere and it worth take a short walk from the Haha district to enjoy the view.

Thank GeorgiannaE2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are loads of steps to climb to get to the top but it is totally worth it! You can’t go inside, but you don’t need to to appreciate it! Great views of the city. Plenty of space to sit. I recommend buying a giant...More

Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We were visiting Haga when We noticed a dome with a crown on top through the trees and went to investigate . At the bottom of a steep hill were some steps. We decided to climb them we did not realise there were so many...More

Thank Loobylou1963
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

On the top of the hill close to Haga district the fort of Skansen is the best place to watch the sunset in Gotemburg

Thank Robaggioefl
Reviewed 4 July 2018

If you take the stairs, there are about 200 of them - just to the base of the tower. Take your time even if you're fit. If you go up the switchback path, you walk more. SAt the top, the tower is worth the small...More

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Deepa S
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If I remember correct then the answer on that is no. I mean it was a lot of hard steps I walked up. But dont know if its other ways to Reach it. Sorry for not good answer.
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