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) »
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!

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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. 





Scandic Sergel Plaza

Hotel Scandic Sergel Plaza is situated in central Stockholm, right by Sergels Torg and a stone's throw from shopping, restaurants and Stockholm entertainment.The hotel is only a few minutes walk from Stockholm's central station and is an ideal starting point for exploring the capital's sights.




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.




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.


Scandic Kungsgatan

Stockholm's true shopping hotel, with an unbeatable location in a classic department store. Located in the PUB department store, with its high-end shopping malls, traditional square market, two pedestrian shopping streets and two covered markets right on your doorstep.






Silja City Transfer bus takes you straight from the terminal to the lovely Djurgården or city centre of Stockholm. The ticket price is 60 SEK / Adult, 30 SEK / child. Tickets can be purchased in the ship's Information desk or directly from the bus driver. 

Departuress from Värtan to City center:
09:45*, 10:00, 10:15, 10:30, 10:50**

*)not valid during winter season 2.11.2014-18.3.2015
**) via Frihamnen 10:55

From Gustaf Adolfs Torg / Operan to Värtan:
14:30, 15:30*, 16:35

From Vasagatan to Värtan:
14:35, 15:35, 16:40, 18:00

From Djurgårdsbron to Värtan **:
14:15, 14:45, 15:15, 15:45

*)last departure to Helsinki-ship

**) Operated only during these dates: 13 - 20.10.2014, 21.12.2014 - 6.1.2015, 14 .- 22.2.2015 and 7.  -10.4.2015.

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
  until 30.4.2015 from 1.5.2015
Adult 210 SEK 240 SEK
Club One -members 180 SEK 210 SEK
Children 6-11 y.o. 50 SEK 50 SEK
Children under 6 y.o. 0 SEK 0 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.

Stockholm guide (pdf)


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