Vasa Museum, City Hall, and Gamla Stan
At the Vasa Museum, you'll see historical artifacts that include a warship from the 1600's. You then proceed to the famous City Hall, where you will see the Blue Hall used for the annual Nobel Laureates. This tour also includes a walking tour of Gamla Stan, Stockholm's Old Town!
Price: Adults expect to pay around $90 for this 4 hour tour.
Booking Advice: Due to the walking involved, these tours are rated as moderate with respect to physical exertion required. Alternatively, you may want to consider a Hop On/Hop Off Bus Tour of Stockholm which costs around 35 USD.
Gamla Stan, the Vasa Museum, and Sigtuna
These tours take you by the exterior of the Royal Palace, Gamla Stan (Old Town), the Stortorget (Old Town's Great Square), and then to the Vasa Museum. You'll also see the island Djurgarden, which was once hunting grounds for the Royal Family. After that, you'll visit Sigtuna, a village that dates back 1,000 years, and has the oldest street in Sweden (Stora Gatan). Time is usually allotted for shopping.
Price: Adults expect to pay around $110 for a 6.5 hour tour that does not include the cost of lunch.
Booking Advice: Due to the walking involved, these tours are rated as moderate. For less expensive city tours, we do suggest that you check out those offered by 3rd party vendors.
One way to ease up on the walking and still tour Stockholm from a traditional means of transportation is a boat tour. Highlights of these tour may include seeing the Royal Palace, the Grand Hotel, the Opera House, Gamla Stan, Lake Malaren, and Hammerby Lock.
Price: Adults expect to pay from $55 to $80 for 2 to 3 hour tours through the cruise lines.
Booking Advice: These tours are generally regarded as easy on you physically. You may want to consider Hop On/ Hop Off Boat tours that cost around 16 USD via 3rd party vendors.
Stockholm City Tours
These city tours are easy on the legs but still drive you by Stockholm's highlights that include the old town. Some tour also include a Skyview ride at Ericsson Globe Arena.
Price: Adults expect to pay around $60 for a basic 3 hour tour.
Booking Advice: Coach city tours are not considered to be physically strenuous. You may want to do some price and variety comparisons with the sites we provide, especially via www.viator.com
Hiking at the Royal Haga Park
Gustav III realized his dreams of a refined country setting with an English style garden with Haga Park. As you hike, you'll see park highlights that include the Gustav III Pavilion, Echo Temple, and the Haga Palace exterior.
Price: Adults expect to pay around $80 through the cruise lines for 3.5 hours of hiking.
Booking Advice: These tours are rated as moderate with respect to exercise. We do suggest checking Hop On/Hop Off Bus Tours for $35 via 3rd party vendors if you just want to walk around and explore highlights in Stockholm.