Arnar Palsson

Travel Specialist
AP Tours, Denmark

Get a taste of Sweden’s cool Capital

Get a taste of Swedish cool on this short stopover in Stockholm. This self-guided break includes a sightseeing tour of the city's top landmarks and entrance to the ICEBAR without a doubt one of the capital's coolest bars. The rest of your time is free to explore the Old Town, trendy shopping neighborhoods, museums, and other attractions.

Please note that availability for hotels in the city may be limited on certain dates due to professional conferences (congresses) or other major events. Therefore, we are not always able to guarantee accommodation in the heart of the city center.

  • Travel style: Partially Guided
  • Season: Apr-Sep
  • Departure: Daily
  • Interest: Castles and Royalty, City Break, Classic, Culture, and History, Family

Tour Highlights

  • See the Royal Palace, one of the largest palaces in Europe
  • Experience the King’s Lifeguard. Make sure not to miss the parade of soldiers and the daily changing of the guard
  • Visiting the Old Town (Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen)
  • Visiting the Riddarholmen Church, one of the oldest buildings in Stockholm, parts of it dating to the late-13th century. The church was a former medieval abbey in Stockholm
  • Visiting the City Hall and experience the 'Blå Hallen', and the 'Golden Hall', with its 18 million gold mosaic tiles. Climb up inside the tower and enjoy a fantastic view of the city
  • Visiting the National Museum and highlight the museum's enormous collection of classic art
  • Visiting the 'Kungsträdgården', The King’s Garden
  • Visiting Skansen Open-Air Museum
  • Visiting the Vasa Museum, a unique art treasure of seventeenth-century ship in the world
  • Take a day trip to Drottningholm Palace and experience a historic milieu of the highest standard