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Get an in-depth perspective on Stockholm on this guided walking tour. In a small group of no more than 10 people, your guide takes you to some of Stockholm's most important sites, including Gamla Stan (the Old Town) and Östermalm, as well as a few lesser-known treasures off the beaten tourist path. Along the way, gain insight into both the Swedish capital's history and its modern-day culture from your guide.
Learn about Gamla Stan's haunted history on this ghost tour in Stockholm. Hear tales of spirits and vampires, myths and legends about murders and unsolved mysteries. Follow a guide with a lighted lantern down the narrow alleyways of Stockholm's oldest neighborhood, where history and mystery will come alive through storytelling.
Uncover the secrets of Stockholm's Old Town (or, "Gamla Stan") on this walking tour. Follow your guide through the cobblestone streets and past colorfully painted buildings as they reveal to you the hidden stories of this historic area. Be transported back to the middle ages with tales of noblemen, princesses, and dukes while getting an excellent overview and orientation of the city to prepare you for further independent exploration.
Discover two of Stockholm's sightseeing highlights on this walking tour. Walk the cobbled streets of Gamla Stan (Old Town), then stop by the Kungliga Slottet (the Royal Palace) and Storkyrkan (Coronation Church) with a knowledgeable local guide. Enjoy a ferry ride to Djurgården to tour the Vasa Museum, home to an ancient warship that sank in 1628 and has been painstakingly restored.
The two "must see" attractions in Stockholm are the Old Town (Gamla Stan) and the Vasa museum. Few tourists leave Stockholm without visiting these two attractions!
This new tour, which starts at Gamla Stan metro station, combine these two major attractions! During the walk we will tell you the story of Stockholm and Sweden. This includes the time when Sweden was one of the greatest powers in Europe and the Vasa ship was built.
We will start our walk at Riddarholmen with a beautiful view of the lake Mälaren and the City Hall. We will pass the House of Nobility, the Parliament building, the Royal Palace and Stortorget in Old Town.
Then we will take the ferry "Djurgårdsfärjan", a 10 minute trip to Djurgården, where the Vasa Museum is situated. In the museum we will tell you the astonishing story about how one of the worlds most modern war ship capsized after only 1300 meters of sailing!
After the trip you can continue with some of the other museums or activities on Djurgården!
Explore the depths of Stockholm's ancient and modern history on this 3-hour private walking tour. Visit Gamla Stan (Stockholm's Old Town), Kungliga Slottet (the Royal Palace), and the Royal Opera House. Follow your knowledgable private guide to some hidden corners of the city that most tourists never get to see. Discover the hip Slussen and Södermalm districts, where you'll stop for a traditional Swedish 'fika,' or coffee and pastry break (own expense)
This tour is an excellent way to have an immersive dinner experience in Stockholm. It is a lighter and more relaxed tour than our day tours and there is also less walking. Instead the focus is centered around challenging your taste buds!
Starting off with a number of smaller tastings we explore the modern Nordic kitchen that is fresh, young and very fusion inspired. We then visit a nearby gourmet restaurant for a main course, a Michelin level fish course, and a glass of wine and a chance to sit and relax and enjoy the mood of a Stockholm summer night.
Finally we end in one of the more happening lounges/bars with beer and a dessert worth remembering. Along the way you will get to experience how the people of Stockholm themselves enjoy an evening out in the Scandinavian Capital.
Delve deep into Stockholm's culinary scene with this 4-hour walking tour. Get a comprehensive introduction to Swedish food and learn about the culinary history of this Scandinavian country. Walk approximately 2 miles (3.5 km) through the bustling city, stopping at 7 local restaurants. Taste foods such as fish soup, meatballs and Swedish salty licorice; all tastings are included and add up to a full meal.
Make the most of your time in. Stockholm—especially if you only have a single day—with this private walking tour. The itinerary can be completely customized to your interests and you can enjoy walking at your own pace. Explore the local farmers markets to see how Swedes live their daily lives, as well as the Gamla Stan to learn about Swedes of the Medieval times. Jam at the ABBA Museum and salute the King at the Royal Palace.
Sample the best of Stockholm's cuisine on this half-day walking tour. With a food-loving local guide and an intimate group of 12 people, learn about the evolution of Swedish cuisine from traditional smoked reindeer to the cosmopolitan city's contemporary cuisine. Taste some fresh local seafood and sip some decadent hot chocolate. Dig in a modern version of Swedish meatballs and sample a traditional Swedish Fika, or after-dinner coffee and treat combination. Stop by Õstermalms Saluhall, the city's oldest food market, as well as K25, a modern urban food court.
Discover the ancient history of Gamla Stan (Stockholm's Old Town) on this guided walking tour. Follow your local guide down narrow alleyways and cobblestone streets, admiring the North-German architecture and learning about the neighborhood's medieval history. On this leisurely walk, stop by Stortorget, Stockholm's original town square; Kungliga Slottet (the Royal Palace) and the Järnpojken statue.
Join us on our Old Town Tour to enjoy the beautiful island of Gamlastan and understand why the Vikings chose this island to create their next capital. Our tour is designed chronologically so you can experience history just like the city did. We will start from the Viking Era, the German influence in the country and the Danish clash which led to the most important Swedish event: the Stockholm bloodbath in 1520 followed by the succession of Gustav Vasa.
Stroll the streets of Stockholm during Christmastime on this 1-hour walking tour. Follow your local guide down the cobblestone streets of charming Gamla Stan (Stockholm's Old Town) decked out with snow and twinkling lights. Learn about the history of the area as well as Swedish Christmas traditions, including the Feast of Santa Lucia. At the conclusion of your tour, stop for glögg (mulled wine) and pepparkakor (gingersnaps) to warm up at a locale café.
Get a completely personalized experience of Stockholm and its vibrant food scene on this private culinary tour. With a host matched to you according to your preferences, walk through the city center to visit local restaurants, bars, and food halls, and bakeries. Stop at six to eight food purveyors for tastes of traditional Swedish food and drinks.
If you’re looking for a short and sweet introduction to Stockholm: and small group experience, this easy stroll tour of the Old Town is the perfect place to start. My tours are available in English, Spanish and French. As an expert local guide, I love to share Stockholm's history, culture, food, and attraction. I'm a mature senior guide. I have worked for over 25 years in higher education and bring a deep historical, cultural and entertaining perspective to my tours.
During our 2-hour walk we will wander through the narrowest street in Stockholm; see Gamlastan's main square and talk about the drama which has taken there place over the centuries there. We’ll learn about Alfred Nobel and the Swedish Academy on the steps of the Nobel Museum. We’ll visit Ridderholmen Church where almost all Swedish Royalty lay in rest, and soak in one of the best views of City Hall from across the bay.
Most of all we’ll have fun, good conversations and good company!
Skip the run-of-the-mill sightseeing tours and get an insider's view of Stockholm. This small-group tour takes you to places that are loved by locals but that most other tours miss, as well as filling you in on lesser-known stories about the city's landmarks and insights into Swedish culture.
A guided walking tour can enrich your experience of an unfamiliar city—and the experience is likely to feel more intimate on a private tour. In the company of just your travel companions and a guide, discover Stockholm's most interesting places on this walking tour around the heart of the city, Gamla Stan (or, "Old Town"). Wander the charming, narrow streets and see surrounding islands as you visit such landmarks as Stureplan, Drottninggatan, and Kungsträdgården, as well as a few off-the-beaten path spots.
On this unique tour, we pick up bikes at a central location in Stockholm and head out to our destination with a comfortable warm-up 35 min bike ride. Once there we will take our sauna and explore our inner Viking!
After our sauna, we sit down to a rustic comfortable ski lodge type of lunch in front of a fireplace and embrace Swedish lifestyle at its finest.
Then we bike back to the city.
( If you prefer NOT to bike I will meet you at your hotel and we can go by public transport for twenty minutes out to the lake and nature reserve where the tour begins).
There are separate saunas for men and women. On certain days they are shared. No bid deal for Swedes. From the sauna, we walk immediately outdoors and thirty steps down to the lake. You may walk with a wrapped towel and skinny dip once in the lake or with a swimsuit. Your choice!
Bus tickets (If we choose not to go by bike)
Lunch (with beer/wine)
Photo of the big plunge! (Optional)
Duration appx 4 hours
Combine the insights of a guided tour with the flexibility and independence of self-guided travel with this audio tour. Immerse yourself in the city of Stockholm and learn about its history from medieval times through to the current day. At your own pace, walk along the cobbled streets of Gamla Stan ("Old Town"), and admire historic buildings including the Royal Palace, Parliament, and City Hall, while learning about the history behind them from your entertainingly narrated audio guide.
Explore Stockholm on foot with a professional photographer guide on this photography and sightseeing tour. This small-group tour is limited to 12 people, ensuring personalized attention and an intimate experience. Visit the city's highlights and learn tips and tricks about how to best capture them on film. Listen to your guide's commentary regarding the architecture and history of the city as you visit sites like Gamla Stan (Stockholm's Old Town) and Kungliga Slottet (the Royal Palace.) After the tour, upload your photos to a website to compete for a prize.
The south-island of Stockholm has evolved from being the industrial area of the city to a cultural mix of art, environmental development, religious acceptance and social awareness. On this tour we will enjoy the views of Stockholm from several landscape points, walk around beautiful gardens full of sculptures, mingle with the locals at the markets… Södermalm is a prime example for every European city to follow: the perfect combination of social acceptance, cultural flow, economic power and green development.
We will start at Thor´s fountain and talk about Viking mythology, as it's the cradle of Swedish culture. This way the cultural evolution of the city will be understood from its roots.
Stroll around Old Town (Gamla Stan) Stockholm with your private group on this private group tour of the city. You'll get personalized attention and enjoy the ability to focus on the landmarks that interest you. With a flexible itinerary and the ability to travel at your own pace, stop by all the important landmarks and learn about the area's ancient history in less than half a day.
See Stockholm at its most festive—and enjoy a fully personalized way to explore the city—on this private, Christmas-themed walking tour. Meet your guide at a time and a place that are most convenient for you, and set off on foot. The itinerary is flexible and can be tailored to your interests: venture to local Christmas markets for souvenir shopping, stroll down the streets that have been decorated with twinkling lights, and warm up with a cup of cocoa or mulled wine.
Walk through Stockholm and get to know its bustling nightlife during this private tour. Your dedicated guide will help determine an itinerary based on your interests, stopping at different spots in town for two included drinks. Ask plenty of questions and listen to commentary tailored to your interests on the local nightlife and history of the area.