10 Most Peaceful Places in Sweden

4) Smögen

Smögen is one of the liveliest “summer towns” on the Swedish west coast. The town is connected to the neighboring town Kungshamn by Smögenbron (Smögen Bridge).


It is also known as a well-preserved example of an old fishing village. Besides being a pretty seaside enclave, it is home to the most popular photography spot called Smogenbryggan. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations on the Swedish west coast. Smögen is famous for seafood. It is known as the most charming seaside town in Sweden.



  • Getting from Gothenburg to Smögen by car is the easiest, fastest and cheapest way to travel. The journey takes approximately 1h 40 min. Smögen is connected to the mainland via a 500-meter-long bridge, called the Smögen Bridge.