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A relaxing boat trip on Göta Canal

ID VGT1 | Göta Kanal, Västergötland



Take the opportunity to experience the Gota Canal in a relaxed and enjoyable way with our day cruise with overnight stay. You will stay the night in our newly refurbished hotel rooms at Pensionat Prästgården where you will relax. You will pass all the wonders of a 200 year old construction.

Start Days

Tuesday, Thursday


1 Night’s hotel accommodation
1 Breakfast
1 Lunche on board the boat M/S Bellevue
1 Two-course dinner
1 Boat cruise
1 Bus transfer

Package description


Day 1 Töreboda - Sjötorp - Töreboda (Boat cruise and bus transfer)

If arriving by car, park at Pensionat Prästgården’s own car park. The passenger boat M/S Bellevue departs from Töreboda at 10:30am. From Prästgården, it is a 400.metres walk to the boat. Before reaching Sjötorp by Lake Vänern, you will pass no less than 19 locks during the 5-hours cruise. Lunch will be served on board M/S Bellevue, while the captain guides you through the history and natural wonders of Göta Canal.

Once in Sjötorp, a bus will pick you up for transfer back to Töreboda, which will take about 45 minutes.
You will stay in newly renovated hotel rooms fit for a mansion, and during the evening, you will be served a lovely two-course dinner close to Pensionat Prästgården.


Day 2 Töreboda 

You will be treated to a breakfast buffet in Pensionat Prästgården’s light and airy dining room or, if the weather permits, in the lovely outside dining area. 


Do you have to travel far?
To avoid stress, why not book an extra night at Pensionat Prästgården? You will be relaxed and ready to really enjoy the day on Göta Canal on board M/S Bellevue.



Seasons Adult 8–12 years 2–7 years
15 May – 4 Sep
2650 SEK 1900 SEK 900 SEK
Addons Price
Single room addition 400 SEK
One Extra night At Pensionat Prästgården /pers 700 SEK
Extra natt Enkelrum 900 SEK
Cancellation insurance 200 SEK

Göta Canal is one of the most exciting constructions in Sweden. It took 22 years to complete the canal, which was inaugurated on September 26, 1832. Its western section, between Sjötorp by Lake Vänern and Karlsborg by Lake Vättern, has 21 locks, is 65.3 km long and passes through beautiful Lake Viken.

Experience the relaxing pace along Göta Canal on a bike. The canal is lined by large leafy trees and winds through forests and open landscapes. The cycling route runs along the banks of the canal, on the old towpath, which is free of cars and has virtually no hills. The path ascends by some locks. Welcome to a part of our Swedish history!


It’s easy to catch the train to Töreboda!
Walking distance to Pensionat Prästgården is approximately 400 metres.