Classic Canal Cruise

With M/S Juno on the Göta Canal in Sweden

This is our classic trip that during four days lets you explore a journey in Sweden through the waterway on board the world’s oldest registered ship with overnight accommodation, M/S Juno. The boat trip goes through the Göta Canal from Gothenburg to Stockholm, or vice versa. This cruise is an enjoyable experience where the road is more important than the destination. Full board with breakfast, lunch and dinner is included.

This classic route between Gothenburg and Stockholm has been maintained since the company was founded in 1869. Occasionally we make stops to visit the historical places along the canal. You can choose whether you prefer to get a guided tour ashore or if you want to stay aboard and enjoy a drink on the bridge deck.

All this is included in the Classic Canal Cruise

Price from SEK 13.290 per person in a double cabin including full board and excursions. Download price list for 2018 >>

Attractions along the route

During the cruise we pass two aqueducts and 66 remarkable locks. You will see the locks in Trollhättan and the famous lock staircase at Berg, and also the canal's oldest lock in Forsvik. For those who want there are also optional guided tours at Karlsborg Fortress and Birka the Viking City on Björkö Island in Lake Mälaren.

 

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M/S Juno

M/S Juno is the world’s oldest registered cruising ship, built at the Motala shipyard and launched in 1874. The ship has got 29 cabins on three decks. The dining room with a lounge is found on the middle deck (shelter deck) and the upper deck (bridge deck) offers a covered aft deck with a perfect view. Read more about M/S Juno

Highlights of the Classic Canal Cruise

  • The impressive lock staircase in Trollhättan (a total drop of 32 meters) and the Canal Museum
  • Sweden’s smallest ferry, ”Lina”, in Töreboda
  • Forsvik with the oldest lock in the canal, built in 1813
  • Karlsborg Fortress
  • Motala, the capital of the Gota Canal
  • The convent church of Vreta and the remains of Sweden's first convent
  • Birka the Viking City, Sweden’s first town

Docking for the night

Gothenburg – Stockholm: Day 2 Motala.

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Highlights of the Classic Canal Cruise

  • The impressive lock staircase in Trollhättan (a total drop of 32 meters) and the Canal Museum
  • Sweden’s smallest ferry, ”Lina”, in Töreboda
  • Forsvik with the oldest lock in the canal, built in 1813
  • Karlsborg Fortress
  • Motala, the capital of the Gota Canal
  • The convent church of Vreta and the remains of Sweden's first convent

Docking for the night

Stockholm – Gothenburg: Day 2 Motala.

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From Gothenburg

Departure from Gothenburg, Packhuskajen 10, at 09:00. Arrival in Stockholm day four at approx. 16:00.

May
Friday 25th

June
Sunday 3rd
Tuesday 12th
Sunday 24th

July
Monday 2nd
Tuesday 10th
Thursday 19th
Saturday 28th

August
Sunday 5th
Tuesday 14th
Wednesday 22nd

From Stockholm

Departure from Stockholm, Skeppsbrokajen 103, at 09:00. Arrival in Gothenburg day four at approx. 16:00.

May
Tuesday 29th

June
Thursday 7th
Saturday 16th
Thursday 28th

July
Friday 6th
Saturday 14th
Monday 23rd

August
Wednesday 1st
Thursday 9th
Saturday 18th
Sunday 26th