Götheborg of Sweden is now moored in Barcelona for the winter stopover, and the plan has been to continue to Asia in March 2023. This plan has now been postponed, and the ship will instead sail in the Mediterranean and Northern Europe in 2023.
8 June 2022
Come and wave us off and if you have a boat, join us as we head out of the harbour and on to our great adventure and two year voyage to Asia! We're leaving at 15:30, with gun salute at 16:00. Don't miss it!
Heading out again
Last time Götheborg sailed to Asia was in October 2005. Thousand of people watched from shore as she weighed anchor and set sail, and hundreds of boats followed her out of the harbour. A unique experience for everyone following her voyage and the crew on board. Now it's time again!
Departure Weekend in Göteborg, 4 – 6 June
The days before heading out on our great Asia Expedition 2022/2023, the ship will be open to visitors in Gothenburg. This is the last chance to visit her before she heads out, and also to see her at her most beautiful. In preparation for the expedition, extensive work has been done on the ship, and she looks fantastic! Don't miss out on this opportunity!
Business opportunities in a world that is opening up again
On the departure day from Gothenburg, 8 june 2022, the ship Götheborg together with Dagens Industri Konferens, will host an event focusing on new business opportunities for Swedish companies, and how innovation and sustainability are key to the growth of Swedish companies in international markets.
Come on board and visit the ship! Learn about the history of the East India Companies and the adventures of the original Götheborg that sailed three times to Asia. Hear modern tales of sailing an 18th century ship, and about the exciting expedition to Asia. Feel the authentic atmosphere, including the smell of tar, and listen to everything from captivating stories, to the tremendous art of shipbuilding.
Sail with us!
Did you know that you can sail on board Götheborg as a deckhand? Anyone can apply! Experience life on board and learn how to sail an 18th century ship. Join us on a unique sailing adventure!
Partner with us
Heading out once again! Götheborg of Sweden is heading out on a great voyage, the Asia Expedition 2022/2023. In the same vein as in our history, the ship will also work as a platform for partners to promote Swedish-Asian trade and create new business opportunities.
Götheborg of Sweden is the world’s largest wooden ocean-going sailing ship, and we look forward to a unique sailing adventure.
On October 27, Götheborg of Sweden arrived to Barcelona and moored at one of the top locations in the city harbour: Port Vell/Rambla de Mar. The first weekend in Barcelona was the official stopover, with full crew, and the ship fully rigged. We want to thank Barcelona for the very warm welcome!
Are you interested in Volunteering at Götheborg during her maintenance stop in Barcelona? We now offer a limited amount of volunteer positions for people of 18 years and older!