A guided walk in Uppsala - a city of learning. In a pleasant mix of old and new this tour will take you to some of the main sights in central Uppsala - the cathedral, the castle and the university. The guide will also tell you about modern life in Uppsala with a unique focus on ecofriendliness, gender equality and city development. This tour will make you feel at home in a charming city a short train ride from Stockholm. (3 hour private tour)
• 3 hours
The only private day trip to Uppsala from Stockholm. Uppsala is the fourth largest city in Sweden. It is famous for having the oldest and most traditional university in the country, founded in 1477. The young feel and student vibe is easy to feel in Uppsala. The city is also known for the Cathedral, it took roughly 150 years to complete and is the largest in Scandinavia. Swedish kings have been coronated here and some even buried. Many important Swedes lived and died in Uppsala, you can visit the tombs of Carl Linneaus (founder of the naming system for plants), Dag Hammarskjold (UN General Secretary) and Anders Celsius (the temperature scale). Take your time and walk around for a nice lunch of your own choosing. You can also shop at the traditional central market and modern Downtown area. You will also visit the Old Uppsala. This archaeological site has been inhabited for more than 1500 years and is seen as the most important settlement of early Sweden.
• 9 hours
Plan a romantic getaway with your loved one. Bathing together in a wooden hottub under the lights of the stars and one romantic night in a genuine Swedish log cabin.
• 2 days
Experience a visit to a 17th century farm in the middle of the Bergslagen forest surrounded by a stunning wildlife on this 2-Day hiking tour. The farm is a perfect base for hiking and you can enjoy a variety of hikes deep into the forests and through meadows while passing lakes and desolate moors along portions of the 155 mile (250 kilometer) long Bruksleden hiking trail. Tour host, map, compass, meals (as per itinerary) and overnight accommodation is included. This is a small-group option with a maximum of 8 people.
• 2 days
In 2014 a wildfire broke out in the area of Ramnäs and Sala. It was the largest wildfire on Swedish soil in 40 years and left a devastated area of 14000 hectares. Sweden struggled to put out the fire on its own and after an EU appeal, Italy and France provided firefighting aircraft. The fire was under control after eleven days.
• 4 hours
An adventure course is built like a loop. You climb up to a platform in a tree. The trees are connected to different stations, such as ziplines, spider webs and suspension bridges which lead to the next platform. The experience is quite exciting and 98% of the participants think it’s just enough challenging. This is a course built for almost everyone, and you have the possibility of varying the the range of difficulty. Our Adventure Park in Fjällnora, about 20 km from Uppsala City, is something extraordinary. It’s one of Sweden’s largest tree top adventure courses with over 30 continuous elements in the main path with two levels.
• 1.5 hours
A guaranteed breathtaking and unforgettable experience! Our guides will meet you on time at the entrance to the northern castle tower on Drottning Christinas väg 1A in Uppsala. We walk up to the dome via the beautiful staircase. In the tower room you can admire the meter thick castle walls and the impressive 18th century heavy beam trusses. Here you will find the personal equipment that ensure you are secured throughout the trip on the roof, and get a safety brief from your guide. After testing the test track indoors, it is time to go out on the roof above Uppsala Castle. During the walk you will see Uppsala all around, all the way to Old Uppsala Mounds where the vikings are buried.
• 1.5 hours
In the tracks of The Vikings - Group prize (up to 7)More than a thousand years ago, Vikings and their ancestors lived in many places in Uppland, one of Sweden’s most ancient landscapes. The most famous site is, of course, the Kings’ Mounds in Gamla Uppsala, but also in central Uppsala are traces of the Vikings. Follow our guides and experience the true Viking heritage!
• 4 hours
Uppsala big 6 - Group prize (up to 15)Uppsala city is full of history, culture, nature, fairy tale and historic scenes. Our authorized guides bring to life past and present and are happy to share the facts and myths. Begin with an hour's city walk in Uppsala's classic quarter. We will take you to the six most important ones in 90 minutes. That will give you a good base to further expand your visit here in Uppsala.
• 1.5 hours