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Götheborg of Sweden is coming to Barcelona

24 October 2022

On Thursday 27 October 2022 at 10:00 am, the world’s largest ocean-going wooden sailing ship, and a replica of an 18th century Swedish East India Company ship, Götheborg of Sweden, is arriving to Barcelona. Before mooring, at 09:00 am, the ship will fire a gun salute.

The ship Götheborg has arrived in Valletta, Malta

14 October 2022

Today, Friday 14 October 2022 at 12:00 am, the world’s largest ocean-going wooden sailing ship, and a replica of an 18th century Swedish East India Company ship, Götheborg of Sweden, arrived to Valletta. Before mooring, the ship saluted the city with a gun salute which was answered from the city.

Elephant delivered to the Prince of Monaco on board the world’s largest ocean-going wooden sailing ship

30 September 2022

On Tuesday 4 October 2022, a 2.4-meter-high elephant sculpture will be delivered to Monaco on board the Götheborg of Sweden. The elephant sculpture is a gift from the Swedish animal and nature organisation The Perfect World Foundation to H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco. The sculpture will be greeted with a gun salute from the Palace of Monaco before being presented to H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco.

World’s largest ocean-going wooden sailing ship is arriving to Nice

27 September 2022

Thursday 29 September 2022 at 11:00 am, the world’s largest ocean-going wooden sailing ship, and a replica of an 18th century Swedish merchant ship, Götheborg of Sweden, is arriving to Nice. Before mooring, the ship will salute the city of Nice with a gun salute at 10:20 am outside the city.   

Málaga next stop on the Asia Expedition 2022/2023

12 September 2022

On Thursday 15 September 2022 at 11:00 am, the world’s largest ocean-going wooden sailing ship, and a replica of an 18th century Swedish East India Company ship, Götheborg of Sweden, is arriving to Málaga. Before mooring, the ship will shoot gun salute at 9:30 am outside the city.

Götheborg is arriving to Lisbon, Portugal

05 September 2022

Today, Monday 5 September 2022 at 11:00 am, the world’s largest ocean-going wooden sailing ship, and a replica of an 18th century Swedish merchant ship, Götheborg of Sweden, is arriving to Lisbon. Before mooring, the ship will shoot gun salute outside Belém Tower at 10:30 am and pass the 25 de Abril Bridge.

World’s largest ocean-going wooden sailing ship is arriving to London

03 August 2022

Monday, 8 August 2022 at 10:00 am, the world’s largest ocean-going wooden sailing ship, Götheborg of Sweden, is arriving to London. The ship is on its way to Asia and London is the 6th stopover on the Asia Expedition 2022/2023. The Götheborg will be in London 8–12 August and will be moored at South Dock Quay in Canary Wharf. The ship will be open to the public 8-11 August. Before mooring on the 8th, the ship will pass Tower Bridge at 08:30 am and 09:00 am.

World’s largest ocean-going wooden sailing ship is coming to Oslo

27 July 2022

Tomorrow, 27 July 2022 at 13:00, the world’s largest ocean-going sailing ship, Götheborg of Sweden, is arriving to Oslo. It is the last stopover in the Nordic Countries on the Asia Expedition 2022/2023 before the ship heads south. The Götheborg will be in Oslo 28–31 July and will be moored at the central location of Vippetangen, near Akershus Fortress.

Götheborg has arrived in Copenhagen

21 July 2022

Today, 21 July 2022, at 13:00, Götheborg arrived at the waterfront area by Nedre Tolbold in Copenhagen. Copenhagen is the first stopover outside of Sweden, with one more stop in the nordic countries (Oslo) continuing on the great Asia Expedition 2022/2023, sailing in Europe in 2022 and Asia in 2023. 

Götheborg has arrived in Stockholm

11 July 2022

Today, 11 July 2022, at 08:30, Götheborg arrived at Skeppsbrokajen in Stockholm. Stockholm is the last stopover in Sweden before the ship continues on the great Asia Expedition 2022/2023, sailing in Europe in 2022 and Asia in 2023. 

All stopovers in 2022 are now announced

07 July 2022

Today, the last four stopovers on the 2022, European part, of the Asia Expedition 2022/2023 were announced, together with the winter stopover in the Mediterranean. The four stops are Malaga, Nice, Valetta and Barcelona. Götheborg will stay in Barcelona until March 2023.

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