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City Walks - Explore Gävle

Experience Gävle in a unique way by joining guided walks or exploring the city on your own with a map in hand. Discover the city's fascinating history, architecture, and hidden gems with our knowledgeable guides or create your own adventure by following a specially designed route.

Explore Gävle on your own

Did you know that you can explore Gävle on your own?

At our Infopoints and hotels in Gävle, you can pick up a map for a tour of Gävle's main attractions. Click on the image below to learn more!

Solnedgång som speglar sig på en stor byggnad

Got two hours?

Take a self-guided city tour in Gävle! Founded in 1446, Gävle became the first city in Norrland and offers many historical sights to explore.

Suggestions for a city walk

En å flyter fram genom Gävle stad en natt

Take a cultural tour

Enjoy a self-guided cultural walk with a brochure created in collaboration with the department of culture, Gävle Municipality,  the County museum of Gävleborg and the Swedish prison museum.


What would you like to explore in Gävle?

You're warmly invited to join one of the popular city walks. During the summer, there's a chance to join guided tours with various themes in Gävle and its surroundings."