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Travel Guide of Stockholm in Sweden by Influencers and Travelers


Stockholm is the capital and most populous urban area of Sweden as well as in Scandinavia. 975,904 people live in the municipality, approximately 1.6 million in the urban area, and 2.4 million in the metropolitan area.


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1 - Gamla stan

Gamla stan, until 1980 officially Staden mellan broarna, is the old town of Stockholm, Sweden. Gamla stan consists primarily of the island Stadsholmen.

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2 - Skansen

Skansen is the first open-air museum and zoo in Sweden and is located on the island Djurgården in Stockholm, Sweden. It was opened on 11 October 1891 by Artur Hazelius to show the way of life in the different parts of Sweden before the industrial era.

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3 - Ice Skating in Stockholm

You don't need to worry if you've never tried ice skating before, anyone can do it! Come and join the team for a very Swedish winter adventure; skating on natural ice in and around Stockholm! The guides are all very experienced, so you re...

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4 - Vasa Museum

The Vasa Museum is a maritime museum in Stockholm, Sweden. Located on the island of Djurgården, the museum displays the only almost fully intact 17th century ship that has ever been salvaged, the 64-gun warship Vasa that sank on her maiden voyage in 1628.

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5 - Storkyrkan

Storkyrkan, also called Stockholms domkyrka, is the oldest church in Stockholm. Storkyrkan lies in the centre of Stockholm in Gamla stan, between Stockholm Palace and Stortorget, the old main square of Stockholm.

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6 - Sea Kayaking in Stockholm

Kayaking in Stockholm; nature from a different angle! Leave the city behind you while you explore the archipelago and the Baltic Sea by kayak! Paddle into a far stretched world that exists of 30.000 islands. During this adventure you will experience ...

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7 - Moderna Museet

Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden, is a state museum for modern and contemporary art located on the island of Skeppsholmen in central Stockholm, opened in 1958. In 2009, the museum opened a new branch in Malmö in the south of Sweden, Moderna Museet Malmö.

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8 - Stockholm City Hall

The Stockholm City Hall is the building of the Municipal Council for the City of Stockholm in Sweden. It stands on the eastern tip of Kungsholmen island, next to Riddarfjärden's northern shore and facing the islands of Riddarholmen and Södermalm.

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9 - Kayaking in Stockholm

A must-do experience a quiet and idyllic Stockholm from the water level. The city center is situated on 14 islands, so going on the water makes sense. Board a kayak and explore the waterways in the company of a local guide. Admire a variety of landma...

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10 - Drottningholm Palace

   10 km away

The Drottningholm Palace is the private residence of the Swedish royal family. It is located in Drottningholm. Built on the island Lovön, it is one of Sweden's Royal Palaces.

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11 - Riddarholmen Church

Riddarholmen Church is the church of a former medieval abbey in Stockholm, Sweden. The church serves as the final resting place of most Swedish monarchs.

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12 - Hiking / Trekking in Stockholm

During this hike through the oldest and untouched forest of Sweden's southern half, you'll encounter enchanting forest, rich bird life, scenic lakes, tracks of moose, deer, wild boar, beaver dams, and more! This hike will take you through...

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13 - Bredäng

   6 km away

Bredäng is a suburb of Stockholm, Sweden. In the southwest section of the city, it is a part of the Skärholmen borough and is named after a former farm in the area. Bredäng has an 18th-century mansion named after its first owner, Jacob Graver.

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14 - Hammarby Sjöstad

Hammarby Sjöstad is a part of the inner city of Stockholm, currently undergoing major urban redevelopment. It is located on both sides of lake Hammarby Sjö, bordering Nacka Municipality to the east.

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15 - Indoor skydiving in Stockholm

   6 km away

Experience wingsuit flying in the world's first and only indoor wingsuit tunnel! Anyone can do it! Did you ever dream about flying? Then this is your chance to experience something spectacular. Put on a wingsuit and learn how to fly in a safe environ...

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16 - Storholmen

   11 km away
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17 - Flemingsberg

   12 km away

Flemingsberg is a southern suburb of Stockholm, Sweden that is located in Huddinge Municipality in the south-western part of the contiguous Stockholm urban area.

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18 - Näsbypark

   14 km away

Näsbypark is a district in Täby Municipality, north of Stockholm, Sweden.

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19 - Tyresö

   16 km away

Tyresö Palace is a 17th-century palace in Tyresö, Stockholm County, Sweden, about 25 km south-east of central Stockholm. The construction of the palace began in the 1620s and completed in 1636 by the Lord High Steward Gabriel Oxenstierna.

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20 - Velamsund

   17 km away
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21 - Handen

   18 km away

Handen is a part of Metropolitan Stockholm and the seat of Haninge Municipality in Stockholm County in eastern Sweden. Handen had around 15 092 inhabitants in 2018. Geographically and statistically Handen is a part of the Stockholm urban area.

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22 - Tyresta nationalpark

   20 km away

Tyresta National Park is a national park with a surrounding nature reserve in Sweden, located in Haninge and Tyresö municipalities in Stockholm County.

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23 - Gålö Havsbad

   30 km away
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24 - Stockholm Arlanda Airport

   38 km away

Stockholm Arlanda Airport is an international airport located in the Sigtuna Municipality of Sweden, near the town of Märsta, 37 kilometres north of Stockholm and nearly 40 kilometres south-east of Uppsala.

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25 - Stockholm archipelago

   40 km away

The Stockholm archipelago is the largest archipelago in Sweden, and the second-largest archipelago in the Baltic Sea. Part of the archipelago has been designated as a Ramsar site since 1989.

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Learn More about Stockholm

The city of Stockholm or, more officially, the municipality of Stockholm is the most populous of Sweden's 290 municipalities, with 962,154 inhabitants1. Greater Stockholm, which covers most of Stockholm County, has a population of 2,135,612 in an area of almost 6,500 km

Stockholm, the capital of Sweden, is home to many of Sweden's major cultural venues, including theatres, museums and opera houses. In and around Stockholm there are two UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Drottningholm Castle and Skogskyrkogården Cemetery. Stockholm was also the European Capital of Culture in 1998.

The Swedish capital is an archipelago of 14 islands, straddling the Baltic Sea and Lake Mälaren. The city's 50 or so bridges connect the various districts by bicycle, thanks to a good cycling network. 
Use the convenient boat lines to discover this Nordic beauty. Stockholm is full of picturesque places and activities, the Skansen open-air museum, the Old Town, Drottninggatan...

Whether you want to go out and party, get some culture or just enjoy the city, Stockholm will enchant you

Frequently Asked Questions by Travelers planning a trip to Stockholm

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The official currency of Stockholm is the Swedish krona (kr) and its symbol is SEK.

To get around Stockholm you can use the underground, buses, trams, suburban trains, local trains and boats.













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