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Sweden’s capital is made up of 14 islands and an incredible 57 bridges that connect these all together to form this exceptionally picturesque city. With amazing museums, restaurants and attractions throughout the city you will enjoy exploring these beautiful islands.

Known for

  • ABBA – With a museum, city walk and boat tour, there are numerous interesting ways to discover more about this legendary Swedish quartet.
  • Home of the Nobel Prize – Stockholm gives out the iconic Nobel Prizes each year in areas including Physics, Chemistry and Peace; and visitors can see these innovative and thought provoking ideas which changed the World in the Nobel Prize Museum.
  • Green Island of Djurgården – If you are here on a family holiday then Djurgården is packed with lots to do to keep everyone occupied, including Skansen, the world’s first open air museum.

Weekly Flight Guide

Summer schedule from April to October. Winter schedule from November to March.

As one of the most preserved medieval old towns, the island of Galma Stan with its narrow cobbled streets, inviting craft shops and galleries are great to simply wander and see the heart of this beautiful city. Stop for a coffee in one of the enticing cafes on Stortoget, Stockholm’s oldest square or see the striking Royal Palace which alongside the royal apartments has three museums within.

Another of the city’s unmissable islands is the Djurgården filled with great greenery perfect to again simply wander, relax or sample some authentic Swedish cuisine at the great restaurants and cafes on offer. Lose yourself in the world of fairy tale at the Junibacken which has a great indoor playhouse and activities based around classic Nordic children’s stories or spend the day enjoying the 30 rides on offer at the Girona Lund Amusement park.

Also on Djurgården island, you can visit the city’s most popular museum, the Vasa museum which houses the world’s only preserved 17th century ship and find more about life on this incredible warship and how it was salvaged from the sea over 300 years after sinking. Another favourite is Skansen where you discover more about the history of Sweden showcasing historic buildings, trades and traditions as well as being home to the Nordic Zoo. For a fun and light-hearted afternoon, visitors can learn more about and sing along to Sweden’s most iconic group at ABBA: The Museum.

With so much to see on the different islands, many tourists enjoy taking one of the interesting sightseeing boat trips on offer from a historic tour along the canals to a fine dining dinner cruise, or why not view the city at your own pace on a hop-on hop-off boat trip.

Flight operators

SAS Scandinavian

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* prices based on cheapest quotes made in throughout 2018