Forest in Stockholm

Tyresta National Park

The 4900-hectare (12100-acre) Tyresta National Park is noted for its virgin forest, which includes 300-year-old pine trees. Stockholm is the only European capital with virgin forest so close to it. Tyresta is a beau…
Park in Stockholm


Another of Stockholm's lovely green pleasure gardens, Haga Park also happens to have a royal pedigree. Begun by Gustav III, it is Sweden's purest version of an 'English park', and the surrounding area contains three…
Park in Stockholm


The vast parkland of Ladugårdsgärdet is part of the 27-sq-km Ekoparken, the world’s first national park within a city. An impressive 14km long, its combo of forest and open fields stretches far into the capital’s no…