Welcome to Gothenburg!
Gothenburg is Sweden's second largest city, located on the Swedish west coast, right between the Swedish, Danish and Norwegian capitals. It is a bustling city, hosting concerts, meetings and major international events. The city is just the right size for making the atmosphere vibrant; when a big event is on you notice it everywhere.
Everything a visitor possibly wants can be found within convenient walking distance: the arenas, a large selection of hotels, Michelin star awarded restaurants, attractive shops and a wealth of entertainment.
Gothenburg loves handball
Gothenburg is a city with great handball traditions. Over the years the city has hosted several successful handball championships, creating magic moments for handball lovers all over the world. Gothenburg is also proud hometown of the world famous handball tournament Partille Cup.
Scandinavium Arena is a multipurpose arena hosting many different sports, concerts and events. The Scandinavium arena has a capacity of 12,000 spectators for sporting events, and is located in the heart of the city, next to the Liseberg Amusement Park.
Scandinavium Arena will host Main Round Group I, Sweden's group if they qualify for this stage of the final tournament, the semi-finals and the final.
Tickets for all these games can already be bought via ticketmaster.se.
Celebrate Christmas in Gothenburg
In December Gothenburg transforms into a magical Christmas city. The city will be full of activities, such as concerts, attractions, entertainment, Christmas markets, the Liseberg Amusement Park and millions of Christmas lights - all are part of the annual Gothenburg Christmas City event.
Read more about Gothenburg on the official tourism website www.goteborg.com
The best of Gothenburg
Super deal: 48 hours adult SEK 335/child SEK 255. The Göteborg City Card includes free public transport and admission to Liseberg Amusement Park, Universeum Science Center, museums, sightseeing and shopping discounts.
Read more: http://www.goteborg.com/en/citycard/