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Stockholm Highlights Tour
24 person max | 5hrs. with guide and driver | Moderate
Highlights of the tour:
- 5 hours of sightseeing in Stockholm at a relaxed pace.
- At least two photo stops
- a guided tour in Vasa Museum
- a 45-minutes guided walk through Stockholm’s Old Town *
- approx. 60 minutes of free time in the Old Town for souvenir shopping, eating lunch, or for exploring on your own (ask us for suggestions!)
*For those with walking difficulties or disabilities: if you cannot join the walking part of the tour, you are welcome to spend this time by enjoying a cup of coffee in one of the cafes at the Main Market Square or if the weather allows on one of the benches at the Square. The group will leave you there at the beginning of the walk. It is there your guide will meet you before heading back to the bus and back to the port.
Tour runs with any number of people signed up (for most, but not all, cruise ships. Please inquire if your cruise ship is eligible.)
(flat-rate max. group size 24)
DAY 1 | 00:00 - 05:00
Meet at the pier in the port of Stockholm.
The tour will start 30-60 minutes after your cruise ship arrives (exact time will be on your reservation confirmation)
|00:00 : 00:20||Start your day with a short panoramic drive through Stockholm. If your cruiseship docks in Stockholm’s port Stadsgården, you will first take a ride through Södermalm, Stockholm’s biggest island, Södermalm. If your ship docks in Stockholm’s port Frihamnen you will have a panoramic drive through the popular recreactional areas: Gärdet and Djurgården.|
|00:35 : 01:50||Upon arriving to Djurgården, you will have a guided visit in the famous Vasa Museum with the world’s best-preserved 17th century warship, which sank on its maiden voyage in 1628 and was salvaged in 1961.|
|01:55 : 02:25||
Back on the bus, you will continue with the panoramic drive through Stockholm. The bus will take you through Östermalm, the posh district of Stockholm, along Strandvägen, Stockholm’s most beautiful boulevard with hundreds of boats on one side and elegant buildings on the other. From the bus you will see sights such as the Royal Dramatic Theatre, Raoul Wallenbergs Torg, Kungsträdgården, Riksdag, The Houses of the Swedish Parliament, The Royal Palace, The Royal Opera and much more.
|02:30 : 03:00||Begin the walking tour of Gamla stan, giving you the chance to explore charming Old Town up close. You will begin at the Royal Palace and make your way through the streets of the city. You will see Storkyrka (Coronation Church), the Finnish Church, Järnpojke (at only 15cm, the tiniest public sculpture!)|
|03:00 : 04:00||
Free time on your own in the Old Town. Enjoy some of the sights on your own, enjoy lunch or a coffee and pastry at your leisure, or do some shopping.
One suggestion for your free-time: A visit to Storkyrka, Stockholm’s Cathedral also known as Coronation Church (entrance is 40 SEK, or approximately 6 USD), or ask us for other ideas!
|04:00 : 04:30||
Refreshed and with new energy, we start the second part of the Old Town Walk where we will pass Stortorget (the Old Town market square), the Nobel Museum, Tyska Kyrkan (German Church), and Stockholm’s narrowest alley.
|04:40 : 05:00||Meet back at the bus and head back to the port.|
|05:00||Back at the ship.|
Tour price includes the following services:
- professional and personable English-speaking guide for 5 hours. (Other languages available for private tours upon request for +$60 USD per day).
- entrance tickets and guided tours to the Vasa Museum
- guided tour in the Gamla stan, Stockholm’s Old Town
- transportation for 5 hours
Not included in the tour price gratuities to the guide and driver mineral water (available on the bus for SEK 20 SEK).
The itinerary is a sample itinerary and is subject to change based on your ship's arrival time and arrival port.