Strömstad is a city in Bohuslän on the west coast of Sweden, close to the Norwegian border. While only home of 6000 people, it is for historical reasons often referred to as a city. Strömstad is a fishing town and a popular holiday destination. In the fish shops along the quayside you can eat fresh shrimp and fish. In the area, there are a number of prehistoric monuments, among which stone rings, stone ships, rock carvings, burial mounds, etc.
The nearest airports are:
- Oslo Gardermoen, Norway. Around 170 km distance. Major international airport.
- Trollhättan Vänersborg, Sweden. Around 120 km distance. Small domestic airport.
- Göteborg Landvetter, Sweden. Around 180 km distance. Medium size international airport.
The inner city is small, so walking is recommended. Västtrafik organises local buses.
- Blomsholm. Iron age museum area
- Koster Islands. Boats depart at 1 Ångbåtskajen.
|Routes through Strömstad|
|Oslo ← Halden ←||N S||→ Tanum → Gothenburg|