Visit Landvetter and explore outdoor activities surrounded by beautiful forests
Roughly 20 kilometres east of Gothenburg, on the west coast of Sweden, you will find the small town of Landvetter. This is where you will find Gothenburg's main airport, Goteborg-Landvetter Airport, but this charming town has so much more than offer than just a point of transit. Apart from being ideally located for excursions into nearby cities, you will find that Landvetter has golf clubs, lakes, hiking paths and nature reserves.
During your trip to Landvetter you can choose between two different golf courses. Improve your swing at Chalmers Golfklubb, with an 18 hole course, winter maintained greens, a golf shop as well as a restaurant. The golf club is located right next to the airport; just follow the signs for Harryda. About 20 minutes driving from the airport you will also find Partille Golfklubb, with an 18 hole golf course, a shop and a restaurant.
Keen anglers can enjoy a trip to the lake Landvettersjon to try their luck with pike and trout during a weekend in Landvetter. The town is also surrounded by lots of smaller lakes, both to the north and south.
Perfect opportunities for forest walks and nature hikes are offered along the trail Vildmarksleden, just north of Landvetter. The trail is still being completed, but will reach 42 kilometres once finished. Serene nature experiences await at the nature reserve Gallhalans naturreservat. During spring the reserve is exceptionally beautiful, with a rushing waterfall, wide fields of flowering wood anemone and green shimmering oak trees. Explore this gorgeous oasis and relax by the lake Agntjarn to admire the sheer beauty of nature.
In winter you can go cross country skiing in the tracks at Landehof, and the centrally located ice rink, Landvetter ishall, offers skating opportunities during weekends and holidays. Sunny summer days are ideal for a swim in lake Landvettersjon.
Getting around Landvetter and the surrounding area is easy by bus. You have lots of travel options from the central station in Landvetter. Book your weekend trip to Landvetter now, and you can look forward to experiencing outdoors activities in spectacular nature in western Sweden.