STOCKHOLM - THE ROYAL METROPOL

Stockholm is the heart of Scandinavian design and international trends where even the experienced traveller can always discovers something new.

Stockholm, one of the most beautiful capitals in the world, is built on 14 islands connected by 57 bridges.

Värtan terminal »

Frihamn terminal (to/from Riga) »

Read about traditional Christmas markets in Stockholm »
 
Transport & Hop on Hop Off ticket prices in SEK (pdf)

One Day in Stockholm cruise

Two different nights onboard and one whole day in Stockholm. Chooose your route: Helsinki-Stockholm, Tallinn-Stockholm, Riga-Stockholm or Turku-Stockholm.

Early bird catches the best prices!

Royal Stockholm

Make sure not to miss the parade of soldiers and the daily changing of the guard. The Royal Palace is one of the largest in Europe with over 600 rooms! The palace is open to the public and offers five museums! Buy the Stockholm Card from ships Information desk and get a free entrance!

 

Hop on to a sightseeing tour

See the best of Stockholm by booking a bus sightseeing! Daily departures from Värtan 10:00! A truly beautiful and memorable tour and you can hop off and on as you like. Price 30,00 € /adult!

More information www.stromma.se

Scandic Ariadne

Scandic Ariadne is located approximately 500 metres from Vartahamnen terminal. The hotel has spectacular views of Saltsjon lake and Lidingo island. The hotel is within easy reach of city centre. Skansen Open-air museum and other attractions on Djurgården island are nearby. 

 

From143€

 

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Scandic Grand Central

Hotel Scandic Grand Central in Stockholm has a central city location, close to Stockholm's Central Station, shopping and sights. The hotel building is 130 years old, yet the atmosphere is modern and fresh.

From.178€

 

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Clarion Hotel Stockholm

Large and elegant Clarion Hotel Stockholm is located in Södermalm. The district is known for its boutiques, restaurants, galleries and parks. Hotel's public areas have changing exhibitions and design. Have a lunch or dinner in the Asian style restaurant Minami and relax in Elements Spa. Next to the hotel you can also find an outdoor swimming pool. Overnights are bookable from January 1st 2014.

From.170€

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Silja City Transfer 

Our shuttle buses take you from Värtahamnen to Stockholm City Terminal. Enjoy the beauty of Stockholm when arriving at the heart of the city! You can also choose to take a shuttle bus to Djurgården and visit top sights such as Skansen, Gröna Lund and Abba the Museum. Welcome aboard! 

The price is 60SEK one way and 100SEK return.  

Värtahamnen -> Cityterminal

09:50 (until 8 nov) 10:10, 10:45,18:40

Cityterminal -> Värtahamnen

13:25, 14:40, 15:35, 16:00 (on to Frihamnen) 18:00

Värtahamnen -> Djurgården

10:05 (9th of June-August), 10:40

Djurgården -> Värtahamnen

14:45 (June–August and on school holidays), 15:15

Timetable and map of bus stops (pdf) »

Stockholm hop on hop off -sightseeing tour - Get the most out of Stockholm

Hop On Hop Off audio guided tour bus starts from Värtan -terminal every day at 10 am and will return after the first round back to the terminal at about 11:30. The ticket is valid for 24 hours and you can hop off the bus and get back on the bus on any stop you wish. Note that later turns are no longer driving via Värtan -terminal. Return to the Värtan terminal with Silja City transfer bus is included to the sightseeing ticket. The sightseeing tour's length is about 1.5 hours and it's guided in up to 9 languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Finnish & Swedish. Tickets are sold on board at Information desk.

Route map »

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Hop On Hop Off -Sightseeing tour Every day from Värtan harbor at 10:00
 
Hop On Hop Off -prices
 
  from 1.5.2015
Adult 240 SEK
Club One -members 210 SEK
Children 6-11 y.o. 50 SEK
Children under 6 y.o. 0 SEK

 

Stockholm Pass

Discover whole Stockholm with one card! Stockholm Pass is valid for 24 hours and gives you an entry to over 60 top attractions.

Price includes for example:
• Unlimited amount of journeys on Hop on Hop off busses and boat tours – also Silja Sea Transfer!
• Free bus tour and boat tours of Stockholm city, islands and canals
• Free entrance to popular museums and attractions (65 attractions)
• Benefits in shops and restaurants
• Free guidebook

Find out more from Stockholm Pass »

Please check opening hours in advance. You can purchase the card from Information desk on board Silja Serenade & Silja Symphony. Normal rate for adults 595 SEK, children 6-11 y.o 298 SEK.

What to do in stockholm?

Stockholm Tourist information Center is located in Vasagatan 14, across the Central Station. If you need tickets, guided tours, maps or any other advice about Stockholm don't hesitate to stop by. You can find all the latest news and tips about concerts and events from the official site of Stockholm Visitors Board.

www.visitstockholm.com
Stockholm highlights 2016

 

VISIT sWEDEN

Sweden's official website for tourism and travel information gives a lot of useful information when planning a trip to Sweden. If you are travelling out of Stockholm to visit Gothenburg, Malmö, Swedish Lapland or some other place check

www.visitsweden.com

Traditional Christmas markets

In Stockholm, there are several traditional Christmas markets, where you can wander around and look for some unique gifts for Christmas. The Old Town’s Christmas market opens already on 19th of November followed by Christmas market at Skansen, which is open during the weekends starting from 26th of November. More and more markets are opened in the city as Christmas is approaching!

Explore the Christmas markets »
The traditional Christmas market at Stortorget square in the heart of the Old Town is open daily at 11:00-18:00 from November 19th until December 23rd.

Kungsträdgården Christmas market is open daily during December and it is usually opened before the first Advent (November 27th).

Christmas market at Drottningholm Castle is held during the first weekend in December (December 3rd at 10:00-17:00 and December 4th at 10:00-16:00). During two days the visitors will get a chance to visit Drottningholm Castle and enjoy this Christmas market that is focused on Swedish craftsmanship and food. Entrance to the market is free, but entrance fee to the Drottningholm Castle is 120 SEK.

Christmas Fair at the Royal Stables is open on Friday 25th November at 12:00-19:00, Saturday 26th November at 10:00-18:00 and on Sunday 27th November at 10:00-17:00. The Royal Stables are located in the city center. Besides the usual selling of quality handicrafts and delicacies, there will be stroll-rounds in the Royal Stables buildings. You have a possibility to see the stables, harnesses, and carriages! Entrance fee 80 SEK.

Christmas market at Skansen is held on Saturdays and Sundays at 10:00-16:00 starting from November 27th. Some of the houses and farmsteads are open and there you can learn about the Christmas traditions of days gone by. Everything happens outdoors so make sure you have warm clothes on! Entrance fee 150 SEK.

Christmas market in Sigtuna is open on Sundays November 27th, December 4th, 11th and 18th. You can easily combine Steninge Christmas market to your visit. The distance between these two markets is about 12 km.

Steninge Castle Christmas Market is open daily from November 12th to December 23rd at 11:00-18:00 during weekdays and at 10:00-17:00 during weekends. Steninge Castle Christmas Market is the largest indoor Christmas market. The Christmas market at Steninge is a traditional Christmas market located in the 1500 sq stone barn. Here you will find a perfect combination of shops, artisans and a restaurant in a warm atmosphere.