Gothenburg - Paddan - Sightseeing by Open-Top Boat - 50 min by boat

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A good way to see the city is to take the Paddan boat tour, a 50-minute long trip around the canals and the harbor.
Step aboard and see the old moat and the canals that date from the 17th century whilst learning about the history of the city’s construction and defense. This boat tour will show you the beauty of Gothenburg from a waterside perspective. The tour takes you through the many canals and beneath many bridges, including the famous bridge the “Cheese Slicer” (Osthyveln). This will be followed by the fascinating with traditional shipyards, the fishing harbour, new and old housing, expanding commercial and academic sites and maritime museum.

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  • Available: from April 14 to October 15 (except June 23)
  • Departure place: From Kungsportsplatsen at the following times:
    • April: On Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays at 11:00, 11:40, 12:20, 13:00, 13:30, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00
    • May: Daily at 11:00, 11:40, 12:20, 13:00, 13:30, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00
    • June – August: Daily at 11:00, 11:20, 12:00, 12:20, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00, 18:00
    • September: Daily at 11:00, 12:00, 13:30, 15:00, 16:00
    • October: On Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays at 11:00, 12:00, 13:30, 15:00, 16:00
  • Duration: 50 minutes
  • Guiding: Swedish, English and German (German is available only on selected departures)
  • Price 2017: EUR 19,- per adult
  • Child conditions: EUR 10,- per child (6-11 years). Children below 6 years old free of charge