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Southern Goteborg Archipelago

Saltholmen--Ferry Terminal, Gothenburg, Sweden
+46 31 368 42 00
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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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  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
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“day trip” (43 reviews)
“island hopping” (25 reviews)
“ferry terminal” (25 reviews)
Saltholmen--Ferry Terminal, Gothenburg, Sweden
+46 31 368 42 00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take a tram to Saltholmen Ferry Terminal and from here there are many small ferry boats taking you out to explore the beautiful Southern Goteborg Archipelago (and you go on the same ticket as on the tram!). You can go to the more close larger...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

The Islands off Gothenburg are amazing, lots of great places to swim and eat. Each island has its own character and charm. If you are with a young family then Vrångö is the island to head for! My personal favorites are styrsö and donsö, connected...More

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 6 December 2017

At the end of the Gothia Cup Tournament we took our soccer teams out to the Islands by boat...we stopped at several and out at one of the very end islands we got off to explore and have lunch...walked across the Island as it was...More

1  Thank ColoradoVista
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Our family (me and my husband, our daughter and her baby, plus our daughter's friend) decided to make a day trip on the ferry to the island of Vrango in late August. It was perfect weather, and we loved the scenic ride on the ferry--you...More

1  Thank freedshop
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Beautifully I would strongly recommend it to everyone. It brought me my Swedish friend and I must say that it was really enjoyable and relaxing.

Thank Marco R
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Here you can go on a lobster safari, take a hike on the paths that has been created by locls or in the summer go for canoetrips, swim explore the old parts dating back to the 1700 centuru or just enjoy the atmospher sipping a...More

Thank Gabri S
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Unfortunatly we visited in the winter, so not as many organised trips. However we were suitably impressed with what we saw , and are planning a summer time trip with a longer stay. Gothenburg for two days is really not enough time to properly explore.

Thank Huw222
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We bought a day pass for the transit system (which works for busses, trolleys and ferries) and took a trolley from Central Station out to the ferry landing. Then we hopped aboard the next ferry which was leaving. When we landed on an island, we...More

5  Thank Maine-ahh
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

A beautiful atchipelago with small and bigger Islands. Some of them inhabit all year. Perfekt for sailing

Thank kristindarner
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Took the ferry to Branno which took about 25 mins. Very pleasant journey. The island of Branno is the second largest and well worth an afternoon tour. Lots of very quaint houses and a wonderful view from the top of the highest point on the...More

Thank AllyB46
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Natasha M
18 October 2017|
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Response from Roger A | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can the ferrys are regular all year around you can go to Vasttrafik. or styrsobolaget there you can plan and se all ferrys
Xin S
10 April 2017|
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Response from Corway | Reviewed this property |
How long are you there for? I purchased a three day pass for absolute pennies (super cheap), which allowed me to use all trams and the ferry. If you're going to hop from island to island, plan ahead. Ferry times are... More
28 February 2017|
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Response from Mats L | Reviewed this property |
You can also do a smaller journey to the Älsborgs Castle and back located at the mouth of the harbour. It´s a small Island with a fortress that was used until 100- years ago There ´s roundtrip tickets. It´s very popular in... More