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Götheborg of Sweden will sail to Lisbon, Portugal for the first time

04 May 2022

Götheborg of Sweden today announced that the ship will sail to Lisbon as part of its two-year long Asia Expedition 2022/2023. It is the first time that the ship visits Portugal and Lisbon. Götheborg will be in Lisbon 5–8 September and will be moored at the central location of Cais Rocha Conde de Óbidos.

Final two stops in Northern Europe: Copenhagen and Oslo

12 April 2022

Copenhagen and Oslo are the last two stops in the Nordic countries on the Asia Expedition 2022/2023. It is the first time that the ship visits Copenhagen. At the same time, three more sailing legs are also released, which means that the whole Northern European part of the Asia Expedition 2022/2023 is official.

The ship Götheborg of Sweden is returning to Stockholm in July

22 March 2022

The ship Götheborg of Sweden is returning to Stockholm on the Asia Expedition 2022/2023. Stockholm is the third stopover on the expedition, and the last Swedish city that the ship will visit before heading on to Asia. Götheborg will be in Stockholm 7–13 July 2022, and will be moored at Skeppsbrokajen in the Old Town, close to the royal castle.

The ship Götheborg of Sweden is coming to Finland and Helsinki in June

15 March 2022

The ship Götheborg of Sweden today announced the second port stop of its two-year long Asia Expedition 2022/2023. In June, right in time for Midsummer, the ship is coming to Finland and Helsinki. The ship will be in Helsinki 23–27 June 2022, and will be moored at Makasiini Quay, right at the heart of the city.

The ship Götheborg of Sweden is sailing to Helsingborg and H22 City Expo

01 March 2022

The ship Götheborg of Sweden today announced the first port stop of its two-year long Asia Expedition. First out is the city of Helsingborg, in the south of Sweden. It is the first time that the ship visits Helsingborg, and the stopover will be part of the large city event and innovation show, H22 City Expo, which takes place in Helsingborg throughout June 2022.

The ship Götheborg release first port stops of Asia Expedition – London and Bremerhaven

03 February 2022

The ship Götheborg of Sweden today released two of the ports that the ship will visit on the European part of its two-year long Asia Expedition. First out are London and Bremerhaven. In the UK there is a strong historical connection and great interest in the ship as a replica of an east Indiaman. In Bremerhaven, the ship will be the center of attention at a large maritime event with over 350,000 visitors and 80 different ships.

The ship Götheborg’s expedition to Asia is extended to 2023

07 October 2021

The ship Götheborg of Sweden today announced that the planned expedition to Asia is extended with a year, in response to the great interest in the expedition start-up in 2021. Arrival at the end destination in Asia, Shanghai, will be in September 2023. The route is expanded primarily in Europe, with focus on Northern Europe.

The ship Götheborg uses biofuels to reduce environmental and climate impact

25 August 2021

When sailing to Stockholm, and back to Gothenburg, the ship Götheborg uses RME biodiesel instead of marine diesel in two of its four fuel tanks. The initiative is part of a bigger sustainability commitment to minimise the ship’s environmental impact and promote solutions for a more sustainable world.

The ship Götheborg of Sweden sails to Stockholm

23 August 2021

Thursday, 26 August 2021, the ship Götheborg will arrive in Stockholm harbour. It’s the first time in six years that the ship is sailing, and the starting point for the major journey to Asia that the ship will make next year, in 2022. The mission for the journey is to strengthen Swedish-Asian trade relations, and promote the need for innovative solutions for a more sustainable world.

Greencarrier takes over the ownership of the ship Götheborg of Sweden

15 February 2021

Greencarrier ensures that The Swedish Ship Götheborg sails on Greencarrier AB has acquired all shares in Svenska Ostindiska Companiet AB - SOIC AB - from foundation Ostindiefararen Götheborg. Greencarrier AB thereby also takes over the ownership and responsibility for “The Swedish Ship Götheborg”.

Expo East Indiaman Götheborg 2.0

30 June 2020

The Swedish Ship Götheborg is open for visitors every day throughout the summer! For the first time, you are given the opportunity to gain a deeper insight into the maintenance work on land when we open up the Ships Workshop! Also, visit our new pop-up store, explore a historic exhibition in our ships hall and get a guided tour onboard the ship.

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