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 →

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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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.

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Kungsgatan 70, 111 20 Stockholm
Room from 178 € /person


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.

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Södra Kajen 37, 115 74 Stockholm
Room from 143 € /person


Haymarket by Scandic right in the heart of Hötorget in Stockholm has the flair and glamour of an antique hotel. The hotel restaurants are very popular among the locals.

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Hötorget 13-15 111 57 Stockholm
Room from 200 € /person

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

10:00, 10:10, 10:45, 11:00

Cityterminal → Värtahamnen

13:25, 14:40, 15:35* (*last bus to reach Stockholm-Helsinki ship)

Värtahamnen → Djurgården

10:05, 10:45

Djurgården -> Värtahamnen

14:00, 15:15

Map of bus stops →

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.

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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


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 event calendar



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