Frequently asked questions

Find the answers to the most commonly asked questions about Lights.

Opening hours

Which are Lights opening hours?

Every day from October 1 – xx the installations are lit from dusk to dawn and follow the rhythm of the usual street lighting. It is free to choose what time you want to see the installations. Some are visible in the distance and others you need to come closer to see. The installations are available on public roads and are not in a fenced area.

 

 

 

Brochure, Map, Path

Where do I find a map?

We strongly recommend that you download the App “Lights in Alingsås”. In the app you have all the information gathered for your visit. You will also find a map of the route that is similar to Google Maps, so you know your position all the time. The app is available at GooglePlay and AppStore.

The map of the route is available in paper format in Swedish at: this info will be updated soon.

How long are the installations lit?

Every day from October 1 – xx the installations are lit from dusk to dawn and follow the rhythm of the usual street lighting. It is free to choose what time you want to see the installations. Some are visible in the distance and others you need to come closer to see. The installations are available on public roads and are not in a fenced area.

Program

What is happening in Alingsås during my visit?

You will find all happenings during Lights in Alingsås in our program in the main menu on this website.

Tickets

How much do the tickets cost

Walking and seeing the installations on your own is for free.

When you have downloaded the Lights in Alingsås app you have the choice to buy a digital guide for 30 SEK.

Where do I buy my tickets for a guided tour?

In 2020, no walking tours with a live guide are available.

In the app Lights in Alingsås you can download your own digital guide for SEK 30. Then you can walk along the trail at your own pace and listen to your digital guide.

How do I book a private guided tour?

In 2020, no walking tours with a live guide are available.

In the app Lights in Alingsås you can download your own digital guide for SEK 30. Then you can walk along the trail at your own pace and listen to your digital guide.

Eat & Shop

Which are the opening ours of Alingsås cafes and restaurants?

Several cafes, shops and restaurants have extra offerings and opening hours in the evenings during Lights in Alingsås. We have gathered some of them under “food, drinks and shopping“.

Availability

Is the lighting trail wheelchair accessible?

The entire lighting trail is wheelchair accessible and it is only placed next to paved roads, or lightly gravel roads. Never on unofficial roads or uphill trails.

The app

How can I listen to the digital guide in English?

The phone’s settings control which language you get in the app. All languages other than Swedish in your phone’s main settings provide the English version.

Where do I find the digital guide in my phone?

After a successful purchase, the narrative´s voice and music are available during each written site/installation in the app. You walk around the trail in your own pace and then listen when you wish to do so. 30 SEK is deducted from the account you provided when you downloaded the app.

Where do I find the App Lights in Alingsås?

The app Lights in Alingsås can either be downloaded from Google Play or AppStore. In the app you will find all the information digitally for your visit.