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Viking History Tour from Stockholm

Delve into Sweden’s fascinating Viking heritage on a half-day tour from its captivating capital, Stockholm. Uncover the mysteries of the country’s rich history with an accomplished guide and visit sites of profound cultural interest. See a collection of ancient runic stones at Täby and decipher ancient inscriptions at Granby. Convenient round-trip transportation from your hotel is included in this tour.
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours
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Viking History Small Group Tour from Stockholm: Half Day Including Sigtuna

Dig up some Viking history during this 5-hour history tour from Stockholm. In the company of an historian guide, learn about the Vendel Swedes, the predecessors to the Vikings, and their impact on Scandinavian history. Visit the Vada burial mounds, Jarlabanke's bridge and Vallentuna Church. View some ancient rune stones and hear the folklore of the Vikings, including the great Viking woman Estrid and the all-powerful lord Jarlabanke. Transportation from a meeting point in central Stockholm is included.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
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  • 5 to 6 hours
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Stockholm Archipelago Kayak Tour - 1 Day

Total escape from the cityEscape for a day, only 45 minutes away from Stockholm, with your family, your partner or between a group of friends!Stockholm archipelago offers you the opportunity to be in a peaceful and relaxful place thanks to his unique landscape that makes all its characteristics. The archipelago is formed of about 30000 islands located in the calmness of the Baltic sea. It used to be formerly farmers and fishermen's shelters or furthermore trading outpost under the Viking period. The surface of the water is overhung by those domes made of rocks and trees often uninhabited giving to the region its uniqueness.Far from the cities and far from everything, this natural maze offers an unexpected contrast for whom is coming to visit Sweden for a long weekend, or a few days for instance. Join the adventure that would bring you another impression of Sweden.
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  • 8 hours
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  • 8 hours
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Day Cruises

Strömma Canal Tour to Sandhamn

Get views of many of the islands in the Stockholm archipelago during this full-day cruise to Sandhamn. Go ashore for free time to explore the shops, restaurants, and pubs on the dynamic island. Round-trip ferry tickets included.
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  • 8 hours
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  • 8 hours
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Small group Swedish History Day Trip to the countryside, UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE Candiade area Markim-Orkesta from Stockholm

Enjoy the intimate feel of a small group on this excursion to the Swedish countryside from Stockholm. After convenient hotel pickup, head out to see the historically rich Markim-Orkesta area, where you'll view traditional Swedish forest cabins, Viking-age runestones, medieval churches, and Bronze Age relics. Along the way, your guide will provide historical and cultural commentary and you'll have plenty of chances to ask questions.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
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  • 7 to 8 hours
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Birka the Viking City - Boat and Walking Tour

Unearth the Viking past with a 7-hour visit to Birka, a UNESCO World Heritage site, from Stockholm. Journey 2 hours by boat from Stockholm, learning about your destination as you travel. Once there, embark on a 45-minute guided tour, then visit the Viking Museum and explore at your own pace during 2 hours of free time. Walk through the recreation of the Viking village, painstakingly rebuilt to give an accurate picture of how the Vikings conducted their daily lives. Entrance fees and round-trip ferry ticket are included.
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  • 7 hours
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  • 7 hours
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Viking History Small Group Trip from Stockholm Including the Runic Kingdom: Short Day

Get an overview of Viking history in this quick and easy tour from Stockholm. Visit some of the Viking era's most important sites, including the Viking parliament, ancient rune stones, and Jarlabanke's Bridge. Round-trip transportation from a central Stockholm meeting point is included.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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Stockholm Archipelago Kayak Tour - 2 Days

Total escape from the cityEscape for a weekend, only 45 minutes away from Stockholm, with your family, your partner or between a group of friends!Stockholm archipelago offers you the opportunity to be in a peaceful and relaxful place thanks to his unique landscape that makes all its characteristics. The archipelago is formed of about 30000 islands located in the calmness of the Baltic sea. It used to be formerly farmers and fishermen's shelters or furthermore trading outpost under the Viking period. The surface of the water is overhung by those domes made of rocks and trees often uninhabited giving to the region its uniqueness.Far from the cities and far from everything, this natural maze offers an unexpected contrast for whom is coming to visit Sweden for a long weekend, or a few days for instance. Join the adventure that would bring you another impression of Sweden.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 2 days
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Cultural Tours

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Explore Stockholm's Uppsala

Uppsala is a historic city with Viking and Medieval roots that’s just a 40 minute train ride north of Stockholm. Join a like-minded Host and discover fabled, royal burial mounds, a university which was founded in 1477, the oldest Gothic Cathedral in Scandinavia and museums and galleries that are packed with fascinating culture. Cosy up for fika in one of Uppsala’s many coffee shops, stroll along the river towards the city’s historic districts and, visit the castle and discover a 400 year old anatomical theatre. Within 24 hours of your booking, we will contact you to find out about your interests so we can assign a like-minded Host to create a bespoke experience for you. Your Host will suggest an itinerary and agree a meeting time and place, but you can always change your mind about what you want to do. With just one day to explore and a Host by your side, you’ll be able to make the most of the cultural and historic gems that Uppsala has to offer!
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  • 7 hours
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  • 7 hours
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Grand Canal Cruise to Gustavsberg

Nice journey that is an experience in itself. Travel from central Stockholm, through Skurusundet and the narrow strait Baggenstäket, to Gustavsberg in the middle of Stockholm archipelago. The boat makes a stop at Hålludden where the beautiful art museum Artipelag is located.You travel on board M/S Gustafsberg VII or M/S Enköping, two beauties built 1912 and 1868 respectively. An English guide on board tells you about the history of Stockholm, Gustavsberg and why the ship has the same name as its destination.
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  • 6 hours
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  • 6 hours
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Multi-day Tours

7-Day Scenic Scandinavian Tour from Stockholm exploring Denmark, Sweden and fjords in Norway

Denmark, Sweden, and Norway offer spectacular countryside scenery and rich local culture, but organizing accommodation and transportation to explore independently can be a challenge. On this tour, explore all three countries over seven action-packed days—with those key logistics included. Exploring in comfort by air-conditioned coach with your guide, discover must-see sites such as the Briksdal glacier, Jostedalsbreen National Park, and Mjøsa Lake.
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  • 7 days
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  • 7 days

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Lake Mälaren Cruise to Sigtuna

Experience a relaxing boat tour on calm waters through Lake Mälaren to Sigtuna. On board the guide will tell you about interesting stories while you enjoy beautiful views.
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  • 3 hours
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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Private Tour: Swedish History Day Trip to World Heritage Candidate Markim-Orkesta from Stockholm

Learn about Viking history and Sweden's past through a 5-hour visit to Markim-Orkestra from Stockholm. With your local guide, explore the UNESCO World Heritage Candidate Site, composed of two church parishes, which includes several ancient rune stones. Hear tales from the Bronze Age, the Viking Age and early Swedish history as visit a Christian Viking graveyard.
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  • 5 hours
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  • 5 hours
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Private Sigtuna Tour from Stockholm - Oldest Town of Sweden

Discover the fascinating history of Viking-age Sweden on this day trip to Sigtuna from Stockholm. Enjoy hassle-free roundtrip transportation from your central Stockholm hotel to Sweden's oldest surviving town, founded in 980 AD. On a guided walk, visit the town museum, the pretty 17th-century chateau of Wenngarn—home to one of the best preserved Baroque interiors in Northern Europe—and the well-preserved village of Viby.
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  • 5 hours
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  • 5 hours
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Multi-day Tours

3-Day Stockholm Archipelago Kayaking and Camping Tour

Camp and kayak in the Stockholm's archipelago during this 3-day outdoor adventure. Follow an expert kayak guide, who will provide informative commentary about the culture and history of the archipelago, for three days of paddling and camping amongst the pristine islands. Between stops at the tiny harbor villages, keep your eyes open for native wildlife like oystercatchers and seals in the Swedish wilderness. This small-group tour is limited to 8 people and is available in both beginner and intermediate versions. All meals and the use of tents and kayaks is included.
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  • 3 days
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  • 3 days

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Private Tour: Swedish Church History Half-Day Tour from Stockholm

Enrich your knowledge of Sweden's religious history during this 5-hour educational tour from Stockholm. With your guide, an expert in religious history, travel in a comfortable vehicle to the region just north of the city. Visit Össeby church and Vallentuna church, both important sites in the country's history. See beautiful frescoes at Täby church and the birthplace of the Holy Bridget, Fresta church. Round-trip transportation from Stockholm central station is included.
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  • 5 hours
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  • 5 hours
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Historical & Heritage Tours

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Country and history tour

The history of Sweden is brought to Life on this guided tour through the countryside North of Stockholm, a region filled with sights telling tales of its long cultural history.
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours
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Day Trips

Wolf howling with night in tent

Hearing a wolves howl in their natural habitat is a once-in-a-lifetime experience.During this trip we travel together by foot and by van in small groups in one of Sweden´s wolf territories. You will have good chances to hear Wolves howl, see tracks and feel their presence.While few of our participants actually get to see a wolf, many of our guests have listened to wolves’ howling.We run our tours in close cooperation with researchers from the Scandinavian Wolf Project based at Grimsö Wildlife Research Station as well as with the rangers at the local county boards. For these trips we always invite one of their experts to share their knowledge with us.
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  • 23 hours
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  • 23 hours

Kayaking & Canoeing

2-Day Kayaking Tour in the Archipelago of Stockholm

Kayak through the more than 25,000 islands in the Stockholm Archipelago during this 2-day eco-adventure from Stockholm. Under the capable watch of your expert kayaking instructor, head out into one of the wildest areas of Europe, where most of the rocky islands remain uninhabited. As you paddle, listen to your guide's engaging commentary on the history, culture and wildlife of the islands. Sleep out in in tents under the stars and wake up in the morning for a swim, or try your hand at fishing for your lunch in the shallow waters between the islets. Enjoy personalized attention on this small group tour, limited to 10 people. This trip is suitable for participants of all skill levels.
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  • 2 days
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  • 2 days

Cultural Tours

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Shop Up a Storm in Stockholm

Get ready to discover Stockholm’s distinct style and learn how to shop like a true Stockholm are as you delve into the city’s world class vintage stores and cherished second hand markets. Shopping for unique, second hand pieces is a local past time in Stockholm, and the city’s flea markets are full to the brim with unique, one-off pieces with and hidden treasures waiting to be discovered! So with a local by your side, get ready to hunt for vintage clothes, precious second hand gems and stylish Scandinavian pieces for your wardrobe and home. Within 24 hours of your booking, we will contact you to find out about your interests so we can assign a like-minded Host who will create a bespoke experience for you. Your Host will suggest an itinerary and agree a meeting time and place, but you can always change your mind about what you want to do.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 4 hours
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