Explore Sweden’s capital from the top deck of an open top tour bus
Stockholm looks out to the Baltic Sea. Boasting a 700 year-old history, the city is home to grand public buildings, palaces and has a rich cultural history. Stockholm is world famous for being stunningly picturesque and sits on 14 islands. It is surrounded by water and presents parkland, forest and beautiful views. Discover the renowned Royal Palace, gothic churches, Swedish design-ware shops and excellent cafés and restaurants. Hop aboard one of our open top buses and explore Stockholm and its sights at your own pace. Our buses stop at carefully chosen spots including the City Hall, the Wasa museum and Skansen. Bus and Boat tour combination available - simply hop off at Strömkajen where Stockholm Sightseeing boats depart at least once every half hour.
Hop on and off at any of the attractions along the route at your leisure
Take the bus tour to Old Town, which is the original heart of Stockholm. Browse the souvenir shops and visit the trendy district SoFo at Södermalm with its restaurants, pubs and boutiques. Admire exhibitions by famous photographers and peruse the shop dedicated to the medium of photography at Fotografiska. Hop off at City Hall which attracts around 400,000 visitors annually and holds the most exclusive ballroom in Stockholm, hosting the Nobel Banquet. Visit Kulturhuset, Stockholm’s hotspot for contemporary cultural events such as photo exhibitions, children’s stories, concerts and literary discussions. For the best shopping in town, head for NK/Hamngatan. Strändvagen is the main centre for lunch, brunch, dinner and various archipelago cruises which run all year round and offer on-board dining.
Discover a city steeped in history and enjoy all that Stockholm has to offer
Visit the Royal Palace, which is the Swedish Royal family’s official residence. Here you can see the Royal Apartments, the treasury and the Gustav III’s Museum of Antiquities. Next door you will find Stockholm Cathedral St. Nicolai Storkyrkan where several coronations have been held since 1336. Hop off at Vasa Museum which showcases the world’s only surviving 17th-century ship – a must for all visitors! Nordiska museet and Junibacken story book museum are also situated here. Skansen is a miniature Sweden which offers both countryside and mid-19th century town quarters. Visit the elks, bears, lynx and reptiles at the Aquarium and there is fun to be had at the amusement park Gröna Lund. Discover Sweden’s rich history and discover how the Vikings lived at Djurgårdsbron, a short walk from the Museum of National Antiquities, which packed with history. For stunning views of the city, take the bus tour to Kaknästorne, a TV tower offering indoor and outdoor decks and a restaurant. Admire the architecture in the wealthy Karlaplan and head for Stureplan for shopping, dining and a buzzing nightlife.