4 star rating: Recommended 45 Reviews

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  • Location: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Duration:  2.5 hours

Read what other Viator.com travelers think about the Stockholm in One Day Sightseeing Tour. What they loved, what they liked and what they think could be improved, it's all here to help you make the most of your next trip.

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4 star rating: Recommended
December 2009

We enjoyed this tour very much, as the commentary was done through headphones, so you just adjust the dial to whatever language you desire. We did not get off of the bus at all, but the driver stopped at points so we could take photos from the bus. A good way to see it all in a short time, and then go back to the places that looked the most interesting.

4 star rating: Recommended
October 2009

It was interesting. However, by combining the bus trip with the boat tour there was a bit of repetition.

4 star rating: Recommended
August 2009

We enjoyed the tour. We were only in Stockholm for a short time before departing on our cruise, and this allowed us to get a taste of the city by bus and boat before leaving later that day. The tour times offered for this and the location were convenient. Thank you.

United Kingdom

4 star rating: Recommended
May 2009

Excellent combined coach and boat tour with headphones giving commentaries in various languages. Not so good for the hard of hearing though as the volume was quite low. Very comfortable coach. Smallish pleasure boat with hot and cold drinks available. Boat trip lasted only 40 minutes instead of an hour but gave a different view of the beautiful city. An excellent tour for the start of a visit to become acquainted with the city. Well organised.

4 star rating: Recommended
August 2008

Good way to see multiple sites in a short time. Also provided interesting background information and put the different areas of Stockholm into perspective.

4 star rating: Recommended
May 2007

The sightseeing trip lived up to the website's explanation. I was at first very skeptical when I booked the trip but was very relieved to find out that everything was true and it turned out to be a very worthwhile and inexpensive trip.

3 star rating: Worth doing
August 2014

The schedules given in your information sheet were inaccurate. We arrived for the announced midday tour and had to wait three hours for the only remaining trip. The tour itself was well organised and gave us an invaluable overview of Stockholm when we only had one full day there! It would be useful if you could make sure that there is flexibility in selecting the boat trip tour as we had to queue for nearly an hour with people from other tours and had we left it until later it would have meant a smaller queue!

3 star rating: Worth doing
October 2013

Tour was fine, but the description seemed to imply that we would visit the Vasa Museum - which is a main reason I booked this tour. Instead we just drove past it in the bus.

3 star rating: Worth doing
August 2013

We had a limited time in Stockholm while we were waiting to take a cruise. So we flew in and didn't have a full day so we couldn't do the hop on hop off bus but we had half an afternoon we decided to do the one day sightseeing tour. It was good but it did not include stopping and going into any of the sites but we saw the highlights and got to take the boat tour. So I would recommend it if you only had a short time in Stockholm and didn't have a lot of time for a more thorough tour.

3 star rating: Worth doing
June 2013

the ;tour itself was fine but the arrangements made by viatour where terrible! It would have been cheaper and simpler for me to buy the tickets at the bus tour stop. I couldnt find where the bus left from. None of the drivers knew. I called Viatour and they cut me off (twice) until I called enough times that I cot through w someone who didn't help at all!! (look around, it must be there"...The poor tour ticket seller tried desperately to look it up (I was there 30 mins early as viatour requests), She finally felt sorry for me and let me on and assured me she woujl try and get the money from viatour.I would NEVER use yr service again. I would encourage anyone to NOT use your service and I regret giving you my money, though the tour itself was fine.

3 star rating: Worth doing
December 2012

Could have been better.

3 star rating: Worth doing
November 2012

I enjoyed the bus tour trip. It showed the different neighborhoods and really helped me get a feel for the city. The tour allowed translation in many languages. The boat tour was nice, but not that informative or added much to the tour

3 star rating: Worth doing
August 2011

good information

Tracy S
United Arab Emirates

3 star rating: Worth doing
July 2010

It was difficult to find the meeting point as there were many tours starting from the same location. Better signage and a reference to Viator would have been helpful. The bus was very clean and the headset sound was clear. The boat to take us for the second part of the tour was late. An apology and a free or discounted drink on the boat would have gone a long way to making up for the 40 minute delay.

3 star rating: Worth doing
June 2010

Good overview. If you do this one, be sure not to get the Royal Canal or Panoramic Tours; they are the One Day Tour broken down.

2 star rating: It was OK, but could have been better
May 2015

I thought the bus tour was extremely boring. Also my 11 and 12 year old were not thrilled with the bus part. My husband he is Swedish liked it fine. However, the boat part of the tour was very good. Nice boat, interesting commentary in the headset, good snacks available. I thought that Stockholm was not a very exciting city.

2 star rating: It was OK, but could have been better
August 2014

This tour was just okay. Disappointed in this tour

2 star rating: It was OK, but could have been better
July 2007

The tour operator should advise patrons that buses load at the rear door. Handicapped people were given no consideration for boarding. The boat's restroom was out of order - no alternative was provided, and no notice was given prior to boarding.

1 star rating: I do not recommend this
June 2012

Faily boring. Was only a ride on a bus listening to some headsets. For the price, I would've rathered spent the money on my OWN transport around town.

This tour would be better if it was a day tour that included tickets to some of the museums on the way.

I wouldnt reccomend this tour to my friends at all.

Adriana T

1 star rating: I do not recommend this
August 2011

BAD ! just a brief sighiseeing , no visits included , dissapointing ...
And we lost the boat , only a brief notice on audio telling us to pick up the boat in the midlle of the sightseing ....PS : ( I really love VIATOR - short trips , nice prices , excellent guides , but this times , humm ) Maybe better for the future ...

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