Kungälv, 442 81
+46 31 368 4000 (Tourist Information)
Yes, it is 250 kilometers (155 miles) to Norway, but in the 17th Century the border between the countries lay only 20 kilometers (12 miles) north of Gothenburg. Bohus Fästning fortress was situated at the border, and was the scene of many a battle during the bloody period of Swedish expansion. Today the peaceful fortress brings a lot of tourists to Kungälv
. In the summer it is an excellent choice for a picnic. There are also many interesting paths, walls, towers and views for the kids. The easiest way to get here is on bus GL Grön to Kungälv.