There is a lot to discover in Linköping. Berg locks - Göta canal biggest attraction with seven connected locks rhat lifts boats 18.8 meters meters. Kinda Canal with 8 km of glorious summer. Cozy culinary trails, history and guiding tours. Linköping - where everything is close. And as if that was not enough. Linköping has a strategic location - a central point from which you easily can visit you two of the biggest attractions: Astrid Lindgren's World and Kolmården Wildlife Park!

Berg locks - Göta Canal

The Berg Locks are Göta Canal’s biggest attraction – the Carl Johan staircase, with its 7 connected locks.  It is quite a performance to see the boats navigate the stairs, fascinating many spectators. If you are lucky you may see one of the vintage canal boats Wilhelm Tham, Diana or Juno negotiating the locks.

Kinda Canal

The Kinda Canal flows peacefully through the lovely Östergyllen. From the oak woodlands and broad plains in the north to the picturesque forest district in the south. A distance of 43 nautical miles – or about 80 km, if you prefer. 

The Kinda Canal, with its lake system, is an incredible nature adventure for the whole family. You’ll cruise through narrow, verdant canals and broad lakes like Roxen, Rängen, Järnlunden and Åsunden. Among the islands and shorelines you’ll find cosy camping spots, secluded bays perfect for swimming and ideal launch places.

Linköping City

The charm lies in its size. Big enough to have nearly everything, small enough to have it all to hand. Linköping is quite simply a little big city. Welcome to Linköping City!

We Linköping residents prefer to get around the city on foot or cycling, as we have everything close by. Hotels are located close to restaurants, which are located near shops, which are close to Stångån for strolling with a short walk to the theatre, yes you see the city is all within walking distance.

Close experiences

Linköping is close! With a strategic location adjacent to both the E4 and the Southern Main Line, it is easy to go either north or south with both train and car. A perfect starting point when you have experienced everything there is to see and do in Linköping!