Skövde is located between the two biggest lakes in Sweden; Lake Vänern and Lake Vättern. Close to the city center is the blooming mountain Billingen with a recreation area, waterfalls, small lakes, and several nature reserves. Skövde has a lot of small shops and several malls where you can enjoy great shopping. The city is filled with culture, entertainment, and sports – all year round. And best of all – it’s easy to get here. It takes only an hour from Gothenburg, and two from Stockholm.