Begin your private tour with convenient pickup at your hotel or the cruise port at 9:30 a.m. Find a seat in a comfortable tour vehicle and get to know your guide as you travel through the Swedish countryside, stopping first at a reconstructed Viking farm to see what life was like back in the Viking era.
In Sigtuna, get to know the country's oldest town through walks in the church ruins and down the main street on a guided tour. At the Nordian Burial Mound, learn about the Venel Swedes, the people that predated the Viking Swedes.
Travel on to Markim-Orkesta, a scenic countryside area, to see the Orkesta England Runestone and a farm that is home to Viking horses and the Icelandic horses, a breed nearly unchanged since Viking times.
Stop in Vallentuna for a coffee break (own expense) before journeying to a Viking parliament location and the iconic Jarlabanke bridge, where you will learn about the powerful Lord Jarlabanke. The day's last stop is the graveyard at Broby, one of the most excavated grave sites in the country, to learn about the famous Viking woman Estrid.
End your full-day tour with drop-off back at your accommodations. This private tour ensures a flexible itinerary, plenty of time to ask questions of your guide, and personalized attention.