You’ll find plenty to see and do with tours in Stockholm, the beautiful Swedish capital, often referred to as the ‘Venice of the North. Viking heritage adds further interest.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM STOCKHOLM
Experience Stockholm by land and sea, all in one ticket. The combination ticket gives you full access and you can freestyle as much as you want. With a 24-hour ticket you can see all the attractions in Stockholm from the water and from land at your own pace. This is the perfect ticket if you would like to use Hop-On Hop-Off instead of public transportation.
STOCKHOLM CITY PASS
Make the most of your time in the Swedish capital with the Stockholm Pass, a sightseeing city card that allows you to experience everything this elegant Nordic metropolis has to offer whilst saving you both time and money.
Gain free entry to over 60 top attractions and museums and also a wide range of boat and bus tours.
Experience beautiful Stockholm from land or sea with the hop-on hop off buses and boats that take you to the famous attractions. Get an added bonus of a complimentary pocket-sized guidebook with information about the attractions and tours you can visit for free, as well as maps of the city, directions and helpful tips.
THE STOCKHOLM SHOPPING TOUR
Love shopping? This is the tour for you! Whether you are into luxury boutiques, top designer brands, Scandinavian fashion, interior design or the vintage look, you’ll have a VIP shopping experience of Stockholm in ways you could not imagine.
STOCKHOLM ARCHIPELAGO SEAL SAFARI
Enjoy a seal safari in the Stockholm Archipelago by RIB (rigid inflatable boat) speed boat and enjoy a traditional Swedish fika (Swedish name for a warm drink with a small cake).
KAYAKING TOUR OF STOCKHOLM ARCHIPELAGO
Experience the picturesque Stockholm archipelago up close on this full-day kayaking tour, the most adventurous and eco-friendly way to explore the raw beauty of Sweden’s unspoiled wilderness.
Learn paddling techniques, get fitted in your gear and follow your guide on a scenic kayak trip around the islands. Have lunch and take a swim on a secluded island, and enjoy a traditional Swedish afternoon tea when you return. This kayak tour is suitable for all skill levels.
OVERNIGHT HIKE OUTSIDE STOCKHOLM
Explore the beautiful Swedish forests and landscapes outside Stockholm on this private overnight tour with a local guide. Enjoy dinner and breakfast by an open fire and sleep under the stars. Get off the beaten path and discover fairytale glades and picturesque small lakes. Wake up to bird song, a warming fire, and hot coffee or freshly-made pine tea after the best sleep of your life before hiking back.
SEGWAY TOUR OF STOCKHOLM
Discover Stockholm on a segway – without hurting your feet! It’s a great way to spend you first time in Stockholm. You will get an unique and informative first view to easier find your way around to all the goodies on your holiday.
STOCKHOLM HIGHLIGHTS FOR FOODIES
Visit the Beauty on Water’s most famous sites, learn about its culinary history and taste some famous Swedish classics!
BOHEMIAN STOCKHOLM WALKING TOUR
Dive into the Swedish capital’s vibrant arts scene on this 1.5-hour tour around the vibrant, bohemian Södermalm district with a guide.
Explore Södermalmstorg and the long street of Götgatan, home to top attractions such as Stockholm City Museum. Enjoy panoramic views from Mosebacke Square, often called the cultural heart of Stockholm. Head through the vibrant SoFo district in southern Södermalm, discover chilled-out cafes, sleek art galleries, and trendy nightclubs.
MODERN STOCKHOLM WALKING TOUR
Look far beyond the medieval streets and waterways of Stockholm and get to know the city’s modern side on this
1.5-hour walking tour.
With a knowledgeable guide, discover Stockholm’s most interesting modern districts and learn about its people and cutting-edge design, business and green credentials as you walk. Visit the striking 1960s plaza of Stergels Torg with its glass-fronted Kulturhuset (House of Culture); see Stockholm Concert Hall, venue of the Nobel Prize giving ceremony; and visit leafy Kungsträdgården (King’s Garden), a favourite relaxation spot of Stockholmers.
STOCKHOLM BIKE TOUR
Explore Stockholm and her beautiful central islands on two wheels on this three-hour bike tour! Hop on your supplied, easy-to-ride bike and follow your guide around some of the Swedish capital’s famous sights and hidden gems, many of the latter inaccessible to cars and buses. Follow the bike-friendly city’s lovely cycle ways; pedal around Gamla Stan (Old Town); and cross bridges to roam idyllic islands and pretty shores.
Add fascinating commentary from your guide and there’s no better way to experience ‘Venice of the North!’
THE ROYAL BRIDGES AND CANAL TOUR
Experience Venice of the north by water! This 1 hour boat tour takes you through the city of Stockholm and around The Royal Island of Djurgården.
PRIVATE: STOCKHOLM’S SECRET MOUNTAIN BIKING GEMS
Get the adrenaline rushing with the best mountain biking tour in Stockholm! Your professional guides will help you find the best tracks while you experience the dirty side of Sweden’s biking renaissance. This tour includes high quality Crescent mountain bikes fitted to your height, and a helmet. The guide will ensure your group has an adventure to write home about, while training you in mountain biking safety.
RACER BIKE TOUR: PRIVATE GUIDED ROAD BIKE TRIP
Who said bicycle tours have to be slow? Take to the road on a quality Italian road bike with an experienced racer biker for a guide, to show you the best parts of Stockholm’s racer bike scene. Visit parts of the city and it’s surroundings that tourists rarely see, while getting a workout and meeting Sweden’s more serious cyclists.
GUIDED TOUR OF THE VASA MUSEUM
Tap into some expert knowledge while perusing Stockholm’s greatest museum with a guided tour. Learn more about the magnificent Vasa ship than what placards could ever tell you. With about 70 museums in the city, with a combined 9 million visitors each year this tour gives you the inside scoop on the must-see museum!
BIRKA THE VIKING CITY: BOAT AND WALKING TOUR
Make the most out of your day and experience the Viking city Birka. This full day tour will give you a lifetime experience at the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Birka.
During the boat tour on your way to Birka, your guide will give you all necessary information to plan your day. Once at Birka you join any of the guided tours and visit the Viking Museum on your own. Birka has a built up village to show you how the Vikings would have lived, and many days during peak season there are different shows or trade markets.
BEST OF STOCKHOLM AND NATIONAL CITY PARK: 3-HOUR BIKE TOUR
A fully guided bike tour around beautiful Stockholm city and the garden island of Djurgården.
Experienced local guides will show you the best parts of the “Capital of Scandinavia” while you cruise around in comfort by bike. Covering 4 islands of the Stockholm Archipelago, you will see the trendy Southern Island (Södermalm), the Royal Palace in the old town Gamla Stan, the City Hall and the Royal Animal Garden Djurgården, quickly but thoroughly!
PRIVATE TOUR: SWEDISH HISTORY DAY TRIP TO WORLD HERITAGE CANDIDATE MARKIM-ORKESTA: FROM STOCKHOLM
Come and see the countryside for a while, get out of the crowded city and take a look at the historical and cultural landscape unique for Sweden. This tour includes pick up and drop off at your hotel. It takes you into the countryside, with cosy red cabins, including Swedish history.
See bronze age remnants, viking age rune stones, and medieval churches on this unique tour.
HOP ON HOP OFF AND ABBA-THE MUSEUM COMBO IN STOCKHOLM
This is the ultimate ticket if you want to discover Stockholm on your own terms and save money at the same time.
The Hop-On Hop-Off buses and/or boats takes you around the city and its most important locations, letting you get on and off wherever you like for a full 24-hours.
The stops include the Royal Opera, Djurgården Island, The Royal Palace, Skeppsholmen Island, and many more. The buses and boats both stop outside ABBA The Museum, where entrance is included. Simply show your voucher to the cashier inside and they will assign you to the next available timeslot.
ABBA The Museum let’s you feel like you’re the fifth part of ABBA during their early days and prime.
It’s a fun, interesting, and interactive experience that allows you to get on the stage with them, try out their clothes, sing in the Polar Studio, and sit in the classic arrival-helicopter. When you leave the museum you’ll get an ID-code to download your experience. Something to share with your friends and family!
STOCKHOLM HISTORICAL WALKING TOUR OF GAMLA STAN
Explore Gamla Stan, Stockholm’s Old Town, on a 1.5-hour historical walking tour. Dating back to the 1200s, the Old Town is awash with fascinating history, and its charming cobbled streets are a joy to discover. As you walk at a leisurely pace with your guide, see Stockholm attractions like Riddarholmen Church (Riddarholmskyrkan) and learn about Birger Jarl – the statesman who reputedly founded the city.
STOCKHOLM CITY WALKING TOUR INCLUDING VASA MUSEUM
Visit two of the must-see Stockholm sites, Gamla Stan,and the Vasa Museum, on a 2.5-hour walking tour with a knowledgeable local guide!
Starting from Gamla Stan (the Old Town), the tour introduces you to popular attractions like the Stockholm Royal Palace and the Coronation Church, before heading to Djurgården island by ferry. Head inside the incredible Vasa Museum to learn about the city’s maritime history.
STOCKHOLM R-I-B SIGHTSEEING CRUISE
Take off on an exhilarating journey around Stockholm’s waterways on this unforgettable 1-hour RIB (rigid-inflatable boat) cruise!
Don a lifejacket and waterproof gear, and hold on tight for a high-speed ride, passing Stockholm’s idyllic archipelago. Feel your adrenaline pulse and the wind in your hair as you whizz towards the open Baltic Sea. Then, admire the lush green islands, wooden villages and majestic Vaxholm Fortress in the archipelago before your boat returns to port.
SUNSET WILDLIFE SAFARI: FROM STOCKHOLM
Discover Sweden’s rich wildlife and forests on this 4-hour sunset safari from Stockholm!
Travel by air-conditioned minivan through rural landscapes around the city and drive into the dense forests in search of everything from elks, deer, wild boar and hares to a fascinating array of birdlife.
Exploring at sunset heightens the chances of spotting elk in particular, as the animals emerge to feed and find water. On the way, stop to view Viking rune stones and take a forest hike to see animals close up!
STOCKHOLM GRAND TOUR BY COACH AND BOAT
Perfect for first-time visitors, this 3.5-hour Stockholm city sightseeing tour combines panoramic coach travel with a canal cruise for a comprehensive overview of the capital.
See top Stockholm attractions by coach including Stockholm City Hall, The Royal Palace and Gamla Stan (Old Town). Then hop on a boat and enjoy a sail around Stockholm’s island archipelago along picturesque canals.
Learn about the sights you see from personal headphones, with audio commentary in multiple languages.
STOCKHOLM CITY HOP ON HOP OFF BUS PASS
See all the city’s highlights on a hop-on hop-off bus tour. With your 24-hour or 72-hour ticket, explore by open-top double-decker bus, with a retractable roof for bad weather.
Create your own itinerary to visit top Stockholm attractions of your choice, such as the Vasa Museum, Old Town, the Royal Palace, the Abba Museum or Gröna Lund. Enjoy commentary on board, and hop on and off as many times as you like along three different routes. You’ll also enjoy discounts at selected local museums and attractions.
STOCKHOLM PANORAMIC SIGHTSEEING TOUR
See the top attractions of Stockholm in 75 minutes on this comfortable and comprehensive coach tour!
Settle into an air-conditioned coach and enjoy the views over the Swedish capital’s highlights, from colourful townhouses of Gamla Stan (Old Town) to leafy Djurgården, Stockholm Royal Palace (Kungliga Slottet) and many more.
Interesting audio commentary brings the sights to life and with no pickup or drop-off stops on route, it’s a great introduction to the city famed as the ‘Venice of the North.’ Ideal for first-time, or short-of-time visitors!
STOCKHOLM BRIDGES CRUISE
Soak up stunning views over the bridges and islands of central Stockholm on this leisurely 2-hour sightseeing cruise!
Sit back and relax as you explore Stockholm’s charming waterways and pass under 15 of the impressive bridges that connect its many islands and districts. Take photos of the colourful Gamla Stan (Old Town) from the water; cruise past the postcard-perfect island of Djurgården and pass through the two locks that allow vessels to sail between Lake Mälaren in the west and the Baltic Sea to the east.
STOCKHOLM FOOD TOUR
Eat your way around Stockholm on this four-hour walking tour with a local guide!
Explore Stockholm and Gamla Stan (Old Town), and learn about the evolution of Swedish cuisine, from the days when smoked reindeer and elk were everyday staples to its contemporary cuisine.
Treat your taste buds at the city’s oldest market, Östermalms Saluhall, and let them loose on ultra-rich hot chocolate, scrumptious seafood and your own ‘fika’ – Sweden’s favourite coffee and sweet treat combo. Numbers are limited to 12 on this small-group tour, ensuring personalised attention from your guide.
STOCKHOLM HISTORICAL CANAL TOUR
Get an overview of Stockholm’s beautiful island archipelago in just under an hour on this sightseeing canal cruise. Starting from City Hall, cruise around the islands of Kungsholmen, Langholmen and Reimersholme on calm, narrow canals with leafy shorelines and many interesting buildings. You’ll learn the history of Sweden’s capital through audio commentary.
STOCKHOLM RED BUS 24-HOUR HOP ON HOP OFF TICKET
Experience the beautiful city of Stockholm on an open-air double-decker bus! Hop on and off as much as you like at any of the 21 conveniently located stops around the city.
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