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Stockholm Panoramic Sightseeing Tour
"Step aboard your modern air-conditioned coach in central Stockholm at your choice of the available departure times. Then relax into your comfortable seat and set off on your 75-minute tour with no frustrating waits to pick up or drop off passengers along the way. Put on your supplied headphones and listen to the informative audio commentary as you drive past Stockholm's best-known landmarks. See the handsome Stockholm Royal Palace (Kun and delve into a pretty corner of Gamla Stan to admire its 18th-century houses and cobbled lanes. Enjoy the scenery too as you pass through the picturesque island of Långholmen
From SEK300.00
 
Stockholm Red Bus 24h Hop-On Hop-Off Ticket
"Your travel pass is valid for 24 hours allowing you to plan your own itinerary making the tour one of the easiest and most affordable ways to explore the city’s must-see attractions and activities at your own pace! The tour is entertaining and informative with digitally recorded commentaries The Vasa Museum City Hall Old Town Ice Bar and many many more must sees around the city.All passengers receive new earphones the first time they use their tickets."""
From EUR27.00
 
Stockholm Panoramic Sightseeing Tour
"Step aboard your modern air-conditioned coach in central Stockholm at your choice of the available departure times. Then relax into your comfortable seat and set off on your 75-minute tour with no frustrating waits to pick up or drop off passengers along the way. Put on your supplied headphones and listen to the informative audio commentary as you drive past Stockholm's best-known landmarks. See the handsome Stockholm Royal Palace (Kun and delve into a pretty corner of Gamla Stan to admire its 18th-century houses and cobbled lanes. Enjoy the scenery too as you pass through the picturesque island of Långholmen
From SEK300.00

Skansen Tips (111)

SKANSEN VILLAGE - 9 - BOBERG'S OBSERVATORY

On the Solliden plane there is a small, octagonal observatory crowned with a dome, known as Boberg's Observatory. Designed by Stockholm architect Ferdinand Boberg, it was built in 1910. The orbits of...
balhannah
Feb 06, 2012

SKANSEN VILLAGE - 8 - SKOGAHOLM MANOR

The Skogaholm Manor shows what a manor house in central Sweden might look like at the end of the 18th century. There is the main house with wings and pavilions grouped around a yard and encompassed by...
balhannah
Feb 06, 2012

SKANSEN VILLAGE - 7 - SEGLORA CHURCH

Built in 1729, the Seglora Church is entirely built of timber. The Church was moved from the parish in Vastergotland in 1916, to its new home in Skansen.The church was built of local materials, with...
balhannah
Feb 06, 2012

SKANSEN VILLAGE - 5 - OKTORP FARMSTEAD

The Oktorp Farmstead comes from Halland and was moved to Skansen in 1896. it's quite a large farm with many thatched roofed farm building's. What looked to be Stable's surround quite a big open,...
balhannah
Feb 06, 2012

SKANSEN VILLAGE - 4 - BREDABLICK TOWER

The Bredablick, is a 30 metre high tower, built of brick, in the north-eastern area of Skansen. It is described as a gothic tower, has five floors and a viewing platform 77 meters above sea level. ....
balhannah
Feb 06, 2012

SKANSEN VILLAGE - 3 - HOME-MADE FOOD

The next homestead I came across had two Ladie's looking after the House.One was busy doing the dishes, and the other was inside busily cooking some traditional cake.Golly, it was a hot day, and it...
balhannah
Feb 06, 2012

SKANSEN VILLAGE - 2 - SAMI CAMP

Next, I walked onto the Sami Camp which is an autumn and spring camp for the mountain Sami. It shows how the mountain Sami lived at the beginning of the 20th century when they still followed a nomadic...
balhannah
Feb 06, 2012

SKANSEN VILLAGE - 1 - DELSBO FARMSTEAD

Please join me on a walk around the VillageAs I walked around the Village, I found that each house or farm belonged to a different area, which had different culture and tradition's.The Delsbo...
balhannah
Feb 05, 2012

A day at Skansen

Skansen is a 300,000 square-metre or 75 acre outdoor museum, or park, or zoo founded in 1891. It is basically a miniature Sweden showing each area's wildlife and historical villages and homes. There...
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SurfaceTravel
Aug 17, 2011

Skansen Funicular

If, like us, you enter the park at the Hazelius Gate, there is a bit of a climb up into the park proper. If you want to take it a bit easier you can pay a little extra [I think it was around 25 SEK]...
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hevbell
Apr 24, 2011

Skansen - Glassblowing

In the village area one of the buildings has glass blowing demonstrations as well as a shop selling the stuff made there. There is a viewing area so you can sit and watch the glass blowers working...
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hevbell
Apr 24, 2011

SKANSEN

Skansen is located near the center of Sockholm on the island Djugarden. It is an open-air museum where you can see old swedish buildings that were moved here from different parts of the country. You...
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Umea6
Apr 04, 2011
 
 
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Things to Do Near Stockholm

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Drottninggatan

This place looks almost like home to me, as I lived so close to it, and passed it every day. Once in the evening there was a performance, people read poems, played the guitar and sang songs. It was...
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Strindbergsmuseet - Strindberg Museum

The Swedish author August Strindberg (1849-1912) spent the last four years of his life in a building he called The Blue Tower. The reconstructed apartment, consisting of three rooms, and his library...
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Stadshuset - City Hall

The interior of Stadshuset can be visited with guided tours only. It was not on your group's schedule but I really wished to see it, so I went by myself in the last morning. Although Stadshuset is a...
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Boat Tours

There are many companies offering scenic boat trips of Stockholm,and it is interesting to see the city from a different perspective.Trips leave from stromkajen,by the grand hotel,and vary in length...
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Kungliga Myntkabinettet - Royal Coin Cabinet

The Royal Coin Cabinet is a museum located in Stockholm’s Old Town, across from the Royal Palace. It presents an interesting look at the history of currency and other forms of payment in Sweden and...
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Skeppsholmen

The Skeppsholm Church is named after its' locatioin, the islet of Skeppsholmskyrkan in central Stockholm. It was built between 1823-1849 and inaugurated by King Charles XIV John. The Church...
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Getting to Stockholm

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Djurgardsslätten 49-51, 115 21 Stockholm, Sweden

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  • Sunday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Monday 10:00 to 16:00
  • Tuesday 10:00 to 16:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 to 16:00
  • Thursday 10:00 to 16:00
  • Friday 10:00 to 16:00
  • Saturday 10:00 to 17:00

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