Stockholm Historical Walking Tour

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Stockholm Historical Walking Tour information and booking

from
$18
Duration
3 hours
Departs from
City Center, Norrmalmstorg
Returns to
Concludes at Cornelisparken
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Tour description provided by Viator

Experience stunning Stockholm by foot on this historical walking tour. Your guide will lead you past the main sites of Stockholm such as the Royal Opera House and the Royal Palace, as well as secret gems that normal tours may miss. Soak up the charm of the city as you walk through the districts of Slussen, Södermalm and Stockholm's Old Town, Gamla Stan. Partake in a popular Swedish tradition, ‘fika’ (a coffee break), and enjoy a complimentary beverage.

Go on this walking tour and discover the history and culture of Stockholm, a city composed of 14 different islands. A visit to Stockholm is incredible no matter what time of year, as each season offers a unique experience of the city.

Departing from Norrmalmstorg, where the term 'Stockholm Syndrome' was coined in 1973, begin your walking tour and learn about the major events that helped shape the marvelous city of Stockholm. Your local guide will lead you through the diverse districts of Riddarholmen, Slussen, Södermalm and the city's Old Town, Gamla Stan. Pass main landmarks such as the picturesque Royal Dramatic Theatre, the Royal Opera House and the Royal Palace.

Take part in the local tradition called fika (a coffee break). Depending on the weather, enjoy a hot or cold drink (included) with your guide and fellow travelers.

Have your camera out and ready as you continue to the unique Parliament Building, City Hall and the replica of the famous statute of St George and the Dragon, the original resides inside the Cathedral of St Nicholas. Along the way, your guide will educate you on Sweden's culture and history.

What's included

  • Walking tour
  • Hot or cold drink depending on the weather

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks (unless specified)
  • Entrance fees
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off