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Southern Goteborg Archipelago

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Address: Saltholmen--Ferry Terminal, Gothenburg, Sweden
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Kayak rental and retailer. Offering high quality kayaks and equipment for...

Kayak rental and retailer. Offering high quality kayaks and equipment for rental and sales. Guided trips all year. Drysuits for winter paddling!

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Gorgeous everytime

I live in Gothenburg and every now and then I tour a new island. Each island has its own traits, and you can select one best fit for your outing on the city's tourist website... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I live in Gothenburg and every now and then I tour a new island. Each island has its own traits, and you can select one best fit for your outing on the city's tourist website. Brännö was nice for a day excursion, and vrångö is a great swimming place. Just an hour ferry from Saltholmen, something to get away from... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Each island in the southern archipelago is unique. Brännö is ideal for a weekend trip... Vrångö is a great destination if you like to take a look at the infinite sea. I lived in Asperö and absolutely loved it! cozy and friendly... whichever island you pick to visit you wont regret it if you are looking for calm and beautiy

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Thank Ömür K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the southern archipelago, especially in the summertime. Nothing better then enjoying a boattrip, great food and a swin or two in the ocean. You can also take the ferry from Saltholmen if you dont have your own boat! Enjoy ☺️

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Thank Jenny J
Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's very nice that you can use the same ticket on the trams as on the ferries. The most genuine islands are Vrångö and Vargö. The nicest island that people live on is Styrsö. Remember to bring drinking water and food if you are staying at Vrångö or Vargö for a day. You can not buy anything there. Also -... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a hidden gem in Gothenburg just a boat ride away. Take the tram or bus to Saltholmen and the you have several ferries that will take you out in the archipelago. All the islands are car free so you can walk around the them without worrying about cars although there are other vehicles such as mopeds of different... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been there but have not tried the ferry ride. its very pleasant if you can go farther to see the see view. travel guide will provide you information related to history.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a tour of the small islands round Gothenburg as I had seen it reviewed on your sight. It really is a must see we bought a three day travel pass to get about the city on the trams ( @£8 per day) these tickets are also valid on all the ferry journeys so it's a really inexpensive... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place to go for a walk and admire the houses architecture. The villages are really nice / small and cozy, and I would say it is a nice place to go during summer. In winter the atmosphere is quite depressing, although before Christmas it could also be pretty nice to see the decorations and colorful lights.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Nice places to go for a walk and admire the cute wooden houses while walking through the villages. There are also nature paths and the nature and views are beautiful. Cars are not allowed to the islands, so you can see locals driving golf cars and electric mopeds.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

One of the best attractions in Gothenburg, specially for nature lovers. The islands are easily reached by the ferries. If you have a transportation ticket, you don't need to buy another one for the ferry because the islands are a part of the city. There are many islands and choosing one to go to is not an easy task. Don't... More 

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