Christmas in Gothenburg is full of magic moments. Here, old traditions and new experiences meet and you discover the wonder of Christmas using all your senses.
In August 2017 the European equestrian elite competes in Gothenburg.
During an exciting and eventful week, Europe's best equestrian riders and drivers will come to Gothenburg to compete for medals in Jumping, Dressage, Driving and Para-Equestrian Dressage (Dressage for disabled riders).
We are extremely proud to announce the introduction of Riverton Hotel smartphone App.
Having access to the right information can really help you make the most of your stay with us. And that’s why we have developed a smartphone App to put Gothenburg at your fingertips.
Roses and chocolate are lovely, but why not do something different this year and treat your loved one to a romantic weekend in Gothenburg? Here are 8 romantic places and things to do in Gothenburg for some quality time together.
Slottsskogen is the main park of the city, a relaxed place between a park and a natural forest which makes it the perfect plan for taking a walk through the trees or enjoying a coffee or light meal in one of the many cafés that are spread around the park. You can also take the opportunity to visit the Göteborg Natural History Museum or lose yourself in its beautiful labyrinth. If you go when the sun goes down, you could enter to the Slottsskogsobservatoriet, the observatory that is placed in the northern part of the park, on the top of the hill: there´s nothing more romantic than gazing up on the stars and planets!
Experience a scandinavian christmas in Gothenburg with cosy markets, atmospheric concerts, Christmas at Liseberg Amusement Park and more.
Welcome to enjoy Christmas in Gothenburg 2016. Relax and unwind with friends and family and get away from the stress that Christmas can bring. Take a break for a few days and discover a city filled to the brim with glistening Christmas lights, shiny ornaments and colourful decorations.
Everything from Halloween celebrations to shopping and cosy cafes.
Gothenburg is really the perfect autumn escape. The city hosts a broad variation of activities for all ages and interests.
Stroll between shopping malls and cafés and explore local fashion brands. At dinner time, take your pick from exclusive shellfish, super tasty street food and hearty dishes made from local produce.
The calendar is also packed with concerts, shows, exhibitions and much more with something to suit everyone – young or old. In addition, there’ll be scary Halloween celebrations at Liseberg Amusement Park and Universeum Science Park – for those who dare...
To see a full list of events and activities this Autumn - visit Goteborg.com
Welcome to the Autumn City Gothenburg!
The vibrant Gothenburg art scene includes one of the country’s best art museums, a fascinating applied-arts museum and some of the world’s finest collections of Nordic art. Stroll through edgy industrial art exhibits, view vintage fashion or step back in time to the 1950s in Gothenburg museums. Perched on the harbor’s edge, elegant four-star Hotel Riverton is the perfect home base for exploring Gothenburg museums, historic sites and cultural venues. Visit Gothenburg Tourist Office website to see all the current exhibitions in the city.
Gothenburg will surprise you with its buzzing café culture, fantastic seafood and green spaces. The Sweden’s second biggest city after Stockholm offers great activities and sights, especially in the summer.
Using the City Card will give you access for free or discounts to many of the main tourist attractions and activities that you cannot miss while visiting. You can buy the City Card online, in Gothenburg Tourist Office or in many hotels as Hotel Riverton. Don’t miss out on these 5 Must-Dos for visiting in the summer!
One of the best things you can do in Gothenburg, especially during the summer season, is to jump on one of the regular ferries departing from the city centre and discover the archipelago of Gothenburg.
The archipelago, composed by over 20 islands and just a stone’s throw away from Gothenburg, is an absolute must, no matter the season. It extends along the coast like a nest of pearls and offers stunning nature trails, charming villages and plenty of activities. Here you will find a selection of some of the best islands of the archipelago. So put on your swimming suit and discover the hidden gems of Gothenburg!