A great expedition

European Tour 2023

In 2023 Götheborg will be sailing in Europe. Beginning of June 2023, Götheborg will return to its home port Gothenburg to play an important role in the 400-year jubilee of the city of Gothenburg! The Swedish East India Company and its ships played a central role in the development and history of the city of Gothenburg, and we are delighted to be part of the celebrations.

A Great Expedition In 2022 and 2023, Götheborg of Sweden is sailing in Europe. During our voyage anyone can apply to sail with us, and we welcome visitors on board in port. Will you join us? Read more
Stopovers All six stopovers for The European Tour 2023 are now announced: Sète, Gibraltar, Jersey, Rotterdam, and Hamburg, with the final destination of our home port Gothenburg in the beginning of June! Come on board and visit us in port! Read more
Sailing legs All six sailing legs for the European Tour 2023 are are now released, and possible to join as a paying deckhand. Join a once-in-a-lifetime spring sailing adventure. Read more and apply now! Read more
Partners & Suppliers Our partners and suppliers are joining us on a unique adventure and voyage. We want to extend our deepest gratitude to all the great people and companies that are working with us! Read more

Sail with us!

Did you know that you can sail on board Götheborg as a paying deckhand? Anyone can apply! Experience life on board and learn how to sail an 18th century ship. Join us on a unique sailing adventure!   

Visit us!

Come on board and visit the ship! Learn about the history of the Swedish East India Company and the adventures of the original Götheborg that sailed three times to Asia. Hear modern tales of sailing an 18th century ship, feel the authentic atmosphere, and listen to everything from captivating stories to the tremendous art of shipbuilding.

Latest news

Tickets sales for Gibraltar stopover now open

16 March 2023

Ticket sales for the Gibraltar stopover in April is now open. Götheborg will be moored at Mid Harbour Marina 6–10 April. Book your tickets online now to save your space on board! Subject to availability tickets are also sold on site at the ship.

Last chance to visit the ship in Barcelona

15 March 2023

This weekend (18–19 March) will be our last in Barcelona. Monday 20 March at 10:00 we head out after nearly five months in this beautiful city. As this is the last chance to visit the ship in Barcelona, don't miss out! We're open Saturday and Sunday, and the ship will have full crew and of course look her best.  

2500 SEK grant for people 18–25 years old

13 March 2023

Are you 18–25 and want to sail with us? This is a great opportunity to get part of the payment payed by a grant! STAS (Sail Training Association of Sweden) has decided to give a grant of 2500 SEK each to four people 18–25 years of age. With only four grants to hand out, don't hesitate to apply!