Lysekil, Sweden

Lysekil is a town in Bohuslän on the Swedish west coast and the seat of Lysekil Municipality, Västra Götaland County. Lysekil Municipality comprises a mainland component including Stångenäset, Härnäset and a world of islands including Skaftö, Gåsö and the Kornö islands. Stånge-näset and Härnäset are bound by three deep, slender fjords: Gullmarsfjorden, Brofjorden and Åbyfjorden. Lysekils is situated on the very outskirts of the archipelago.

Havets hus sea aquarium is a major attraction in Lysekil. It shows the flora and the fauna of the Western sea. It features a tunnel aquarium containing 140.000 litres of water and multi media equipment. Other popular activities include diving, fishing and seal safaris.

Things to See & Do

* Havets Hus – aquarium
* Lysekil Church
* Diving
* Fishing
* Seal Safaris

General information

Cruise Season – March - Nov
Currency – Swedish krona (SEK)
Language – Swedish
Land Area – 3.63 km²
Population – 8,500 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT plus one hour
International Country Telephone Code - + 46

Port Location – The port is located in the town centre of Lysekil.

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