The Western Sweden Archipelago

By the West Coast Archipelago, you will find a wide selection of cosy fishing villages in Sweden.

Gothenburg Archipelago & Islands

Just outside Gothenburg, you will find charming villages, stunning nature and beaches. Seal safaris, sea fishing and boat excursions are just some of the activities available here.

Culinary highlights

Along the West Coast seaside of Sweden, you will find excellent seafood restaurants in the small cosy fishing villages. It is even possible to go on a lobster or oyster safari in the seasons for oysters and lobsters.

No cars allowed

No cars are allowed in the southern part of the archipelago, making this the perfect destination for long walks and bike rides.

You travel on the same ticket the whole way from the city, including the ferry from Saltholmen. It is possible to reach the northern part of the archipelago by a car ferry from Lilla Varholmen at Hisingen.

You can discover the world`s first Marine National Park by the name Kosterhavet on the west coast.


Western Sweden Archipelago
West Sweden

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  • Lattitude: 58.067839
  • Longitude: 11.829435