What We Love About Stockholm

Stockholm, the capital of Sweden, will charm you with its cobblestone streets and ochre-colored buildings. Not to mention, the picturesque sights, offshore islands and world-class Swedish hospitality make it easy to fall in love with the city. Embark on a Drottningholm Palace Tour to visit the UNESCO World Heritage site, Sweden’s best kept private residence of the Swedish Royal Family. Besides that, take a Lake Malaren Cruise to Skokloster aboard the world’s oldest passenger ship, sailing on Stockholm’s famous Lake Malaren to visit Sweden’s largest private residence.

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Stockholm Travel Guides & Tips

First Timer's Guide To Stockholm, Sweden

If it's your first time visiting the Swedish capital Stockholm, there are a couple of things you'll definitely want to check out. The majestic Swedish royal palace Drottningholm Palace, the hipster area of Sodermalm and the charming streets of the old town Gamla Stan are just some of them. Read on to find out more!

Noelle Ong · 9 May 2018

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Cruisin'

Look out for famous sights and historic buildings as you shuttle through Stockholm's canals

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Stockholm Travel Information

About Stockholm

Stockholm, the capital of Sweden, will charm you with its cobblestone streets and ochre-colored buildings. Not to mention, the picturesque sights, offshore islands and world-class Swedish hospitality make it easy to fall in love with the city.


Embark on a Drottningholm Palace Tour to visit the UNESCO World Heritage site, Sweden’s best kept private residence of the Swedish Royal Family. Besides that, take a Lake Malaren Cruise to Skokloster aboard the world’s oldest passenger ship, sailing on Stockholm’s famous Lake Malaren to visit Sweden’s largest private residence.

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General Information

  • Time Zone
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  • Currency
    Swedish Krona

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