4 star rating: Recommended 11 Reviews

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  • Location:Stockholm, Sweden
  • Duration:50 minutes
Cruise through the idyllic Stockholm archipelago on this sightseeing canal cruise from the Stockholm city center. Spend 50 minutes chugging along the Swedish capital's beautiful waterways and relax while taking in views of Djurgården, Fjaderholmarna, the Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde, the Vasa Museum, Södermalm, Slussen and other famous sights, islands and landmarks. End with a beautiful city panorama that can only be seen from the water. Cruises depart every hour for your convenience.

Highlights

  • Stockholm sightseeing canal cruise
  • Navigate the picturesque Stockholm archipelago and enjoy views that can only be seen from the water
  • See top Stockholm sights, islands and landmarks such as Djurgården, the Vasa Museum and Södermalm
  • Enjoy informative audio commentary available in 11 languages
  • Cruises depart every hour to work around your sightseeing schedule

What You Can Expect

Best Royal Canal Tour

Cruise along the beautiful canals of Stockholm

Board your sightseeing cruise at Strömkajen or Nybrokajen at your chosen time. Sit back, relax and listen to your audio commentary as you leave the city center behind and glide through the Stockholm archipelago, a cluster of some 30,000 islands, skerries and rocks spreading east into the Baltic Sea.

Enter the peaceful Djurgården canal, where you’ll pass several historical buildings, museums and lovely green areas. As the canal opens out into the sea, return toward the city and pass the island of Fjaderholmarna and the Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde, the scenic former home of the Swedish Prince Eugen.

Skirting the island of Djurgården, view the Vasa Museum, a maritime museum that displays the only almost fully intact 17th-century ship that has ever been salvaged, the Vasa warship that sank on her maiden voyage in 1628.

Admire the large, bustling island of Södermalm, whose district of the same name is one of the most densely populated districts of Scandinavia. Then view the locks and bridges around the central area of Slussen, situated on the Söderström river connecting Södermalm and Gamla stan. The area is named after the locks between Lake Mälaren and the Baltic Sea.

Soak up a beautiful Stockholm city panorama before returning to the dock to end your 50-minute cruise.

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Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2012

It was excellent! Most convenient to get audio comments on different languages.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2011

This was a great way to see the city.

4 star rating: Recommended August 2015

This was OK. In Scandinavian Countries that have a lot of sites and historical events related to their Canal systems, it is good to see this aspect.

4 star rating: Recommended May 2015

Nice way to see the city from the canals.

4 star rating: Recommended April 2014

Interesting and worth for money!!

4 star rating: Recommended July 2013

A great alternative way to see Stockholm. The commentary is pre-recorded but it synced perfectly with the locations. It was a very pretty and relaxing way to see Stockholm and the parks and countryside close by. The only problem we had was finding the actual ticket office and departure point. It is practically impossible to locate the sign from the street and the receipt's directions were somewhat vague and ambiguous. As there are multiple companies running similar canal tours, I would have appreciated clear and precise instructions and better signage. But all in all, a really enjoyable experience.

4 star rating: Recommended July 2012

Relaxing veiw of the main Stockholm sights.

4 star rating: Recommended November 2010

Lovely

3 star rating: Worth doing July 2012

didn't realize it was included w/ stockholm card - so paid when didn't really need to. was short - and pricey in the end. Nice thing to do - but would have preferred not paying to do as std alone.

3 star rating: Worth doing August 2011

The cruise was on time and very comfortable. I do wish we had seen a little more of the city and not so much scenery.

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