Slottsskogen, Gothenburg

4.6
In addition to parkland, Slottsskogen offers sites such as a zoo and Swedish heritage area. The park was founded in 1876, during the development of the 17th-century city of Gothenburg. The popular zoo features native animals, and the historical zone is full of small Swedish cottages typical of different regions. Take in the natural surroundings at this 137 hectare (339 acre) park by exploring open spaces or hiking one of its many trails. Stroll through the English-inspired landscaping or play a game at one of the park's many sports fields. Put Slottsskogen into our Gothenburg tour itinerary builder site and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • A place to stroll around in. Nice nature and animal to watch. From seals, elks, Artic fox, pea cooks, birds and many more. From the highest point you have a nice view over Gothenburg. There are also c...  more »
  • Great city park with forest pathways, grass fields to play or have a barbecue on. Large kids playground, "Plikta" at the Northern entrance. They even have some Nordic animals which you can get aquatin...  more »
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