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Address: Amundon, Gothenburg 436 58, Sweden

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Fantastic day out

Had a fantastic day out Amundön. The scenery is stunning, it is comprised of granite outcrops, forests and heather. There are 2 small sandy beaches which the kids loved, no waves... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 September 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic day out Amundön. The scenery is stunning, it is comprised of granite outcrops, forests and heather. There are 2 small sandy beaches which the kids loved, no waves to speak of and bays are very shallow so one is able to relax a little. There are plenty of WCs dotted about but not recommended if you are... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

A very beautiful part of the Gothenburg archipelago that is accessible with public bus. Take a short walk along the gravel path and find yourself looking at the ocean. Do go for a swim too.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Stora Amundön is best to visit in the summertime with its many places to take a swim in the the sun. From the parking lot you go over the bridge to Amundön (yes it's an island). Immediately on your left side you'll see all the horses the run around freely, (from spring to autumn). If you want to you can... More 

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Thank HTK1965
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

This nature preserve is a beautiful park with a well-marked walking/hiking trail around the island. This was one of the highlights of our trip to the Gothenburg area. The trail is easy to follow and it includes information stations that tell the history and describe the surroundings.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2014

There's a nude beach at the south west corner of the island. It's rather far to walk, and the last part is tricks because you need to "climb" over a rocky hill, but it's worth it. The beach is mostly made up of rocks with a small sand strip in the middle. There a toilet, but no other amenities, at... More 

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Gothenburg
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2014

If you are unable or you lack the time to go to the islands in the southern archipelago, this is a nice alternative, but obviously not as nice as the islands further out. Stora Amundön is approximatively12 km from the center of the city. There is a beautiful walking path around the island and a couple of places to go... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2014

You can easy go there by bus or car. You stroll around the island by foot. No vehicle is allowed, so it is a very quiet and cozy. There is a small playa there for the children, but i prefer to have a picnic on the cliffs and enjoy the nice view and fresh air from the sea.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

nice bathing spot with a sandy beach for the little kids and stairs for swimming directly into the sea for the adults, easy to park and a great place to fish for crabs in which all children love :-) as a tourist in Gothenburg this is a perfect place to visit.

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Tonsberg, Norway
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2011

Stora Amundøn is a nice place for a day out. There are some nice places to go for a swim (both sandy beaches and rocks/cliffs). Also a lot of good picnic places. On the western side of the island there are some good views of Gothenburgs southern archipelago. Quite easy to get here, just take the 58 bus to Brottkarr... More 

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