Västergötland

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Västergötland [1] is a province in the region Götaland in Sweden.

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Understand

Talk

Get in

By plane

Both Landvetter Airport (airport code: GOT) [2] and Gothenburg City Airport (airport code: GSE) [3] serves Gothenburg, the largest city in the region. Airlines include SAS [4], FlyMe [5], Lufthansa [6], KLM [7] and Ryanair [8].

Get around

Public transport in Västra Götaland is organized by Västtrafik [9].

See

  • Läckö Castle - A 13th century castle situated by the lake Vänern.
  • Lake Hornborga (Hornborgasjön) [10]. A must for any bird lover in the area. Known as the lake where up to 12,000 cranes stop on their way back from warmer countries.

Itineraries

Do

  • Liseberg [11] - the biggest amusement park in all of Scandinavia - is in Gothenburg.
  • Anten - Gräfsnäs Vintage Railroad [12] is a well preserved vintage railroad line running along the lake Anten not far from Alingsås. With a length of 12 km, it runs during the summer months.

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Get out

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