A Short Tour in Stockholm – EU730

A Short Tour in Stockholm is a 5 Day semi escorted tour of Sweden’s capital.  A group of maximum 28 people will enjoy the highlights of Stockholm, plus a cruise from Drottningholm to Stockholm and a 2 hour A Short Tour in Stockholmcruise around the Stockholm Archipelago. 

2020 Departures: Jul 8, 16, 24, Aug 5

Visit: Stockholm, Drottningholm, Cruise, Varmdo Musteri, Stockholm

Highlights

  • Stockholm City Hall
  • The Vasa Museum
  • Drottningholm Castle & Court Theatre
  • 1 hour roof top tour
  • Entrance to Värmdö Musteri
  • Entrance to Spirit Museum
  • 1 hour cruise from Drottningholm to Stockholm
  • 2.5 hours cruising Stockholm Archipelago

Day 1: ARRIVE STOCKHOLM (D)

Arrive to Stockholm at own arrangement. At 19:00 meet with Wedo Nordic representative in the hotel lobby and go for a welcome dinner with 3 courses menu at local restaurant. During the dinner you will get introduction to the tours and your fellow traveller. Accommodation at Hobo Hotel, a hip boutique hotel in the very city centre of Stockholm next to the Sergel Square and just a stone’s throw from Gamla Stan and Östermalm.

Day 2: STOCKHOLM – CITY CENTRE – DROTTNINGHOLM – STOCKHOLM (B)

After buffet breakfast at the hotel, meet with local guide at 09:00 and start a full day tour of the Swedish capital. Start the day with a panoramic city tour of Stockholm which will introduce you to the city and its main sights such as City Hall, Nobel´s house and the Djurgarden Island. At Djurgarden we stop at the VASA Museum where you will see the well preserved and impressive 17th century war ship meant to be the pride of the Swedish navy. Lunch on your own. After lunch we proceed to Drottningholm, situated on an island in a small inlet of Lake Mälaren. The magnificent 17th century Drottningholms Palace is today listed
on the UNESCO World Heritage list. Although used by the Swedish royal family today, you can explore the magnificently decorated State Apartments with its banquet hall used at gala dinners, cabinet meetings
and parliamentary evenings. Also drop by the Court Theatre, built in 1766, to hear the sound of wind and thunder which operated by wooden machines with themes from the 18th century repertoire. A magnificent turn of the century ship will take you from Drottningholm back to the city centre in 1 hour. Enjoy the evening on your own. Accommodation at Hobo Hotel

Day 3: STOCKHOLM – ROOF TOP TOUR – CRUISE – VÄRMDÖ MUSTERI – STOCKHOLM (B, L)

After buffet breakfast at the hotel, meet with local guide at 09:30 and walk to starting point of an exciting and exhilaration the rooftop tour, where you will be guided up to 43 meters above the ground to see the
uninterrupted and fantastic view of Stockholm city and hear the local history from above. You will enjoy a luscious lunch before cruising Stockholm Archipelago for the duration of 2.5 hours. The archipelago is the largest in Sweden and its landscape was formed during the post-glacial times. The archipelago connects Stockholm with the Baltic Sea and is today a very popular residential and holiday area, both authentic and typical of Sweden. Accommodation at Hobo Hotel

Day 4: STOCKHOLM – FOOD TOUR – SPIRIT MUSEUM – STOCKHOLM (B, L)

Breakfast at the hotel and meet your local guide and coach at 09:00 and go to Värmdö musteri where you can make your own apple cider. Drive back to Stockholm city centre with an hour visit to the Spirit Museum where you will explore the museum first before ending the visit with tasting different type of local spirits. After ended tasting enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure. Accommodation at Hobo Hotel

Day 5: DEPART STOCKHOLM (B)

Breakfast at the hotel.

 

This program can be connected to A Short Short Tour of Helsinki EU731 departing from Stockholm day 5 at 16:45, arriving in Helsinki next morning at 10:00. Supplement Please Enquire

Includes:

  • English speaking representative fro introduction and welcome dinner on day 1
  • 4 nights accommodation at first class centrally located hotel in standard room including breakfast
  • 3 courses welcome dinner at local restaurant
  • 1 x lunch in local restaurant on day 3
  • Alcohol tasting at the local museum
  • Local guide for sightseeing and excursions as per program day 2, 3 and 4
  • 1 hour cruise from Drottningholm to Stockholm
  • 2.5 hours cruising Stockholm Archipelago
  • Entrance to  the following venues:
    • City Hall
    • Entrance to Vasa Museum
    • Entrance to Drottningholm Castle & Court Theatre
    • 1 hour roof top tour
    • Entrance to Värmdö Musteri
    • Entrance to Spirit Museum

Excludes:

  • Use of minibar
  • Laundry
  • Tips for driver and city tour guides (recommended approx. €1-2  per day)
  • Arrival and departure transfers

Price Per Person in Euro:

  • Staying in a Double Room – €1275
  • Single supplement €315

First class and historic hotel:

• Hobo Hotel, Stockholm

Options Available:

  • Transfers
  • Pre and Post Night Accommodation
  • Room upgrades to Superior and Deluxe

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