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Fjällbacka, Sweden
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About Fjällbacka

Set between steep cliffs and the sparkling North Sea sea, Fjallbacka has transformed from a picturesque fishing village to a lively resort town. Popular with celebrities and well-heeled holidaymakers, Fjallbacka combines beautiful scenery with excellent dining and unique cultural attractions.

Things to do in Fjällbacka

Fjallbacka is set around a postcard-perfect harbour filled with small yachts and fishing boats. Over the years, Fjallbacka’s evocative setting has inspired famous authors such as Camilla Läckberg and Astrid Lindgren.

The main square is named after Swedish film star Ingrid Bergman, who spent her summer holidays in the town. Netorsgårdens museum occupies a beautifully restored 19th-century building and features exhibits on the unique history and heritage of Fjallbacka.

Follow the steep wooden staircase from the waterfront up to Vetteberget, a clifftop lookout with sweeping views over the town and surrounding islands. The plateau is laced with scenic trails that showcase even more beautiful scenery.

Veddö Nature Reserve occupies a pristine peninsula fringed by sandy beaches and rocky coves. Explore the scenic walking trail, stopping to cool off at the beach and admire views of the Fjällbacka archipelago. Parts of the trail include a wooden boardwalk that takes you over the rocky shoreline.

Fjallbacka is dotted with cosy taverns and restaurants where you can enjoy traditional Swedish cuisine. The best offer sun-drenched outdoor terraces overlooking the North Sea. Seafood is a local specialty and most menus feature “glasmästarsill” pickled herring and “inkokt lax” poached salmon served with potatoes, mayonnaise, fresh dill and lemon slices.

Getting around Fjällbacka

Pedestrian-friendly Fjallbacka is compact and easy to get around on foot. The resort is a 1.5-hour drive from Gothenburg and six hours from Stockholm. Rental cars offer the freedom to explore Fjallbacka at your own pace. Gothenburg Airport is a two-hour drive south.

Facts about staying in Fjällbacka

  • What are the best hotels in Fjällbacka?

    Villa Evalotta, rated with a score of 8.1 from 732 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Fjällbacka. Other top stays include Hotell Kaprifol, with an average rating of 8.6 from 290 reviewers, and Bryggan Fjällbacka, with a score of 8.1 from 431 reviewers.