Borton Overseas Travel Gota Canal Cruise to Sweden
A True Taste of Sweden
MINNEAPOLIS – Known for exceptional customer service, expert industry knowledge and once-in-a-lifetime trips, Borton Overseas offer their classic Gota Canal Cruise in Sweden.
And this year with a new twist on the old classic, the classic cruise has just gotten better! http://www.bortonoverseas.com/find-journey/scandinavia/canal-coast-cruise-sweden
Sail across the country from Stockholm to Gothenburg and continue up Sweden’s west coast through the archipelago to Grebbstad. This captivating cruise provides guests a true taste of Sweden. From the smallest hamlets along the coast to the fertile countryside to the bustling streets of Stockholm and everything in between – see how the Swedes really live.
Highlights of the trip include traveling through the 58 narrow locks of the Gota Canal; visits to castles, museums, churches and convents. Cruise beautiful lakes or kayak the clear waters, bike the pathways and walk historic sites while visiting villages, resorts, islands and cities.
Traveling up Sweden West Coast on the M/V Wilhelm Tham, experience archipelagos, coastline, lakes and inlets, spectacular scenery all from the comfort of your ship. Day trips and excursions take guests on land to enjoy even more Swedish delights. This 12-day excursion is offered August 6th and 15th.
The Gota Canal has an amazing history – excavated by hand between 1809 and 1832 by some 58,000 soldiers, the project was designed to link Gothenberg in the west with Stockholm by connecting several lakes with a series of canals and locks. This created a direct transportation route through the country. Guests not only enjoy the scenery, villages and lifestyle, they experience history and tradition preserved through time.
To learn more about Borton Overseas, please visit www.bortonoverseas.com, or call 1.800.843.0602.
About Borton Overseas
Bringing travelers to unique corners of the world, Borton Overseas ensures the very best, most in-depth travel experience for its customers. With numerous trips and customizable options, Borton Overseas focuses its expertise on East and Southern Africa, all of Scandinavia, South America and Antarctica, China, Asia, and India. With founding heritage rooted deep in Norway, Borton Overseas owns Trollstigen Resort in Norway, and features for all their destinations include a staff of Destination Specialists providing trip planning services, first-hand experience, long-time expertise, customization, new and unique itineraries and sustainable travel.