One day in Stockholm


The Swedish capital mixes tradition, culture and current affairs in a sway of impeccable streets and beautiful buildings. Considered one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Stockholm is always

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Catedral de San Nicolás de Estocolmo


The oldest church in the city

  • If you want to arrive by public transport, you can opt for the bus (lines 2, 3, 53, 55, 57, 65, 76, 96, 191, 192, 193, 194 and 195).


  • A 13-minute walk is T-Centralen, the Central Station, where many bus and train lines stop, as well as all metro lines.


  • A 6-minute walk is Gamla Stan subway station, where lines 13, 14, 17, 18 and 19 stop. A 10-minute walk is Kungsträdgården subway station, where lines 10 and 11 stop.


  • The possibility of parking in this area is very limited.


  • Stockholm Cathedral is known as the "Great Church" (Storkyrkan), and is the oldest in the city.


  • Built in 1279, converted into a Lutheran church in 1527 and a cathedral in 1942.


  • It has a single tower and is built in plastered brick.


  • It is in the Gothic style, although the exterior was remodeled in a Baroque style in 1740.


  • Inside is the oldest painting in the city, the Solar Halo Picture, which reproduces an atmospheric phenomenon that was observed in the sky on April 20, 1535.


  • Important events in Swedish history, such as coronations and royal weddings, have been held at Stockholm Cathedral. Given its cultural and historical importance, it is an essential visit if you are in the city.


  • Free


  • +46087233000


  • 30 min - 1 h


  • schedule Subject to business hours

    local_activity No ticket needed

    Hours: -October to March, from 9am to 4pm -April, May and September, from 9am to 5pm -June to August, from 9am to 6pm


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Palacio Real de Estocolmo


The largest palace of the Swedish monarchy

  • You can visit the Royal Palace freely or with a guided tour. On the occasion of the King's official receptions, the royal apartments may be closed.


  • The Royal Palace proposes a special plan for children, as well as activities for Easter, autumn and Christmas.


  • If you want to arrive by public transport, you can opt for the bus (lines 2, 3, 53, 55, 57, 65, 76, 96, 191, 192, 193, 194 and 195).


  • A 13-minute walk is T-Centralen, the Central Station, where many bus and train lines stop, as well as all metro lines.


  • A 7-minute walk is Gamla Stan subway station, where lines 13, 14, 17, 18 and 19 stop. A 9-minute walk is Kungsträdgården subway station, where lines 10 and 11 stop.


  • The possibility of parking in this area is very limited.


  • The Royal Palace is the official residence of the Swedish monarchy, although the private residence of the royal family is Drottningholm Palace.


  • Here are the personal assistants of the monarch and other members of the royal family, as well as the administrative assistants of the House of the King.


  • The current palace, built by Nicodemus Tessin the Younger, has a church, 609 rooms and a garden.


  • The royal palace is guarded by the Högvakten, the royal guard, which is made up of members of the Swedish armed forces.


  • The building has four facades. The north facade represents royalty; the east facade, to the Queen; the south facade, to the nation; and the west facade, to the King.


  • A very interesting visit when discovering a new city is to know the royal way of life, so you cannot miss the Royal Palace in Stockholm and discover the history of the Royal House of Sweden.


  • Entrance to the royal apartments, the Treasury and the Museum of the Three Crowns. -Adults: SEK 160 -Students: SEK 80 -Children between 7 and 17 years old: SEK 80 -Free: under 7 years


  • +46084026100


  • 2 h - 4 h


  • schedule Subject to business hours

    local_activity No ticket needed

    Hours: -May to September, daily from 10am to 5pm. -October to April, daily from 10am to 4pm.


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Palacio Museo Hallwyl


Historic residential palace with museum

  • If you want to arrive by public transport, you can opt for the tram (line 7) or the bus (lines 1, 2, 54, 55, 57, 65, 69, 75, 76, 91, 96, 191, 192, 193, 194,195 and 291).


  • A 13-minute walk away is T-Centralen, the Central Station, where many bus and train lines stop, as well as all metro lines.


  • A 4-minute walk is the Östermalmstorg metro station, where lines 13 and 14 stop. A 5-minute walk is the Kungsträdgården metro station, where lines 10 and 11 stop.


  • If you want to get there by car, it is possible to find parking lots nearby.


  • It was built by the Swedish architect Isak Gustaf Clason between 1893 and 1898, as a residence for Counts Walther and Wilhelmina von Hallwyl.


  • In addition, it housed the countess's extensive art collection.


  • This building has a combination of styles from Venetian Gothic to Spanish Renaissance, and the best materials and craftsmen were used for its interior.


  • After the death of the countess, the palace was donated to the Swedish State, with the idea that it would be converted into a museum and keep it intact.


  • Thus, the Museum has a collection of more than 50 thousand pieces of armor, porcelain, tapestries, silver, etc., which the Countess left cataloged in an inventory.


  • In this palace you can discover how one of the noble families of the time lived, in addition to knowing their personal collection. A very interesting option that is worth a visit if you are in Stockholm.


  • A part of the museum can be accessed for free. Guided tour -Adults: 80 SEK -Free: under 19 years Audio guides -40 SEK (adults), 20 SEK (children)


  • 2 h - 4 h


  • schedule Subject to business hours

    local_activity No ticket needed

    Hours: Closed Monday, Tuesday to Friday from 12pm to 4pm (Wednesdays until 7pm), Saturdays and Sundays from 11am to 5pm. -On holidays the schedule may vary.


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Ayuntamiento de Estocolmo


The place where the Nobel Prizes are awarded

  • Being a work place and not a tourist one, it is only possible to visit it by booking a guided tour (in English or Swedish, although in summer several languages are offered, including Spanish).


  • Between May and September you can climb the tower with the three gold crowns, one of the town hall's jewels.


  • Weddings are usually held at the Town Hall on Saturdays, and some rooms may be closed to visitors.


  • If you want to get there by public transport, bus lines 3 and 53 stop right in front of the Town Hall.


  • If you want to get there by car, it is possible to find parking lots nearby.


  • Stockholm City Hall is the seat of local government, located on Jungsholmen Island.


  • It houses offices, conference rooms, function rooms and the luxurious Stadshuskällaren restaurant.


  • In the Blå hallen (Blue Room), the annual banquet of the Nobel Prizes is held, and it houses the largest organ in Scandinavia.


  • Its construction took 12 years, from 1911 to 1923, and almost eight million red bricks.


  • It was inaugurated during the celebration of the 400th anniversary of the arrival of Gustavo Vasa, King of Sweden, to Stockholm.


  • An 8-minute walk away is T-Centralen, the Central Station, where many bus and train lines stop, as well as all metro lines.


  • This beautiful red brick building has wonderful views from its tower, as well as housing the hall for the celebration of the Nobel Prize every December. It is a mandatory visit if you are in the city.


  • Guided tour: -Adults: 90 SEK (between November and March) and 120 SEK (between April and October). -Pensioners: they have a 20 SEK discount -Free: children up to 11 years old. Entrance to the tower (only from May to September) -60 SEK (maximum capacity 30 people at a time)


  • +460850829058


  • 30 min - 1 h

    45min (tour)


  • schedule Subject to business hours

    local_activity No ticket needed

    Hours: -Tours in English (daily visits every hour, between 10am and 3pm) -Tours in Swedish (daily visits at 12pm and 2pm) -Tours in Spanish (daily visits from 06/07 to 08/31 , every hour from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.) -Ascent to the tower (between May and September): several shifts available between 9:10 a.m. and 3:50 p.m.


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Stortorget


The oldest square in the city

  • I especially recommend this square at Christmas time, where a market with artisan products and traditional food takes place.


  • If you want to arrive by public transport, you can opt for the bus (lines 2, 3, 53, 55, 57, 65, 76, 96, 191, 192, 193, 194 and 195).


  • A 15-minute walk away is T-Centralen, the Central Station, where many bus and train lines make their stop, as well as all metro lines.


  • A 5-minute walk is Gamla Stan subway station, where lines 13, 14, 17, 18 and 19 stop. 11 minutes away is Kungsträdgården subway station, where lines 10 and 11 stop.


  • The possibility of parking in this area is very limited.


  • Stortoget is a square located in the old town of Stockholm (Gamla Stan).


  • It is the historical nucleus around which the medieval city gradually developed.


  • In the surroundings of this square you will find the Swedish Academy, the Nobel Museum and the Nobel Library.


  • In the plaza there is also a well, which dried up in 1856 due to postglacial adjustment. It is currently connected to the city's water pipes.


  • This is where the Stockholm Blood Bath took place, a massacre in 1520 in which some members of the Swedish nobility were executed on the orders of the Danish king Christian II.


  • Stortoget is the ideal place to enjoy local life, Christmas markets and performances that take place in Stockholm's Old Town. For this reason, it becomes a perfect place of passage and leisure in which to enjoy the city.


  • Free


  • 30 min - 1 h


  • schedule Subject to business hours

    local_activity No ticket needed


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Nordiska museet


Sweden's largest museum of cultural history

  • If you want to get there by public transport, you can take the tram (line 7) or the bus (line 67).


  • If you want to get there by car, it is possible to find parking lots nearby.


  • The Nordic Museum is dedicated to Swedish history and culture from the late Middle Ages to the present day.


  • It was founded at the beginning of the 19th century together with the Skansen museum, which were initially part of the same project but became independent in 1963.


  • The exhibits show the traditions, the food, the habitat and, ultimately, different aspects of life according to the times.


  • The building dates from 1907 and is inspired by Danish Renaissance architecture.


  • In this beautiful palace stories are told about life in Sweden and its people. Costumes, pieces of glass and porcelain, furniture, homes, jewelery ..., an endless number of objects with which to discover a little more about Swedish culture.


  • Adults: 140 SEK Free: under 18 years old.


  • +46851954770


  • 2 h - 4 h


  • schedule Subject to business hours

    local_activity No ticket needed

    Hours: daily, from 10am to 5pm (Wednesday also from 5pm to 8pm) -Months of June, July and August, from 9am to 6pm (daily)


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Östermalms Saluhall


One of the 7 best markets in the world

  • If you want to arrive by public transport, you can opt for the tram (line 7) or the bus (lines 1, 2, 54, 55, 57, 65, 69, 75, 76, 91, 96, 191, 192, 193, 194,195 and 291).


  • T-Centralen, the Central Station, is an 18-minute walk away, where many bus and train lines make their stop, as well as all metro lines.


  • A 4-minute walk is the Östermalmstorg metro station, where lines 13 and 14 stop. 8 minutes away is the Kungsträdgården metro station, where lines 10 and 11 stop.


  • If you want to get there by car, it is possible to find parking lots nearby.


  • It was built in 1888 and retains much of the original decoration.


  • It is located in the elegant Östermalms neighborhood, next to a square lined with outdoor flower stalls.


  • The market is divided into various wooden stalls, where local and traditional products are exhibited, as well as others imported from all over the world.


  • There are fish, meat, mushroom, fruit, vegetable and pastry stalls among others, as well as shops where you can taste local products.


  • The Östermalms market is an ideal place to get to know the local life of the city of Stockholm, in addition to being able to buy typical products or eat in its restaurants or cafes.


  • Free


  • 30 min - 1 h


  • schedule Subject to business hours

    local_activity No ticket needed

    Hours: Monday to Friday, from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Saturdays, from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sundays, closed.


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Kungsträdgården


One of the oldest parks in the city

  • If you want to get there by public transport, you can opt for the tram (line 7) or the bus (lines 2, 54, 55, 57, 65, 69, 76, 96, 191, 192, 193, 194 and 195).


  • T-Centralen, the Central Station, is an 11-minute walk away, where numerous bus and train lines stop, as well as all metro lines.


  • Right next door is the Kungsträdgården metro station, where lines 10 and 11 stop.


  • If you want to get there by car, it is possible to find parking lots nearby.


  • Kungsträdgården is a park located in central Stockholm, known as Kungsan.


  • The magnificent Makalös Palace stood here until 1825, when flames reduced it to ashes. Then, the space was used by the army for its training, until 1875 when it passed into the hands of the city and it was decided to use it as a public space.


  • It is one of the most popular places for locals and tourists, due to its location and the cafes it houses.


  • The park is divided into four parts: the Wolodarski Fountain, the Carlos XIII Square, the Molin Fountain and the Carlos XII Square.


  • In 1971 there was a citizen protest in which people chained themselves to the park's elm trees to prevent them from being cut down, a project that emerged with the construction of the subway station.


  • In this beautiful park you can enjoy local life, in addition to the events that take place in summer and winter. An interesting bet to enjoy summer nights in Stockholm.


  • Free


  • 1 h - 2 h


  • schedule Subject to business hours

    local_activity No ticket needed


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Östermalm


The neighborhood where Stockholm's well-to-do class sett

  • In Östermalm Stureplan Square there are a variety of dining options that make this place an ideal area for nightlife.


  • Due to its length, Östermalm can be reached on numerous bus lines, however, the best option is the metro (lines 13 and 14).


  • Östermalm is a posh neighborhood in Stockholm, known for its exclusive bars and restaurants on Stureplan Square.


  • In the neighborhood are the Swedish History Museum, which exhibits weapons from the Viking age, Humlegården Park and the National Library of Sweden.


  • In addition to its designer boutiques, there is the Saluhall, a market known for its traditional specialties.


  • With a population of more than 36,000 inhabitants, it is one of the most populated and wealthy districts of the city, since here you can find one of the most expensive housing prices in the entire country.


  • With elegant buildings, a rich gastronomic offer and beautiful streets, the Östermalm neighborhood is a very interesting option to discover the wealthier side of the city of Stockholm.


  • Free


  • 1 h - 2 h


  • schedule Subject to business hours

    local_activity No ticket needed



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viajandovoy

viajandovoy

Siempre es lindo disfrutar de una caminata por Gamla Stan, café en mano!

21/07/2020