Free tours around Stockholm
Stockholm is a so-called Northern Venice located on fourteen islands. Regardless of its big size tourists call Stockholm “small”. The reason is that Stockholm is not scattered around like the most of big cities. It is a bit narrow and suitable for going on foot.
As you have probably already guessed walking is a very popular way to investigate Stockholm. Free walking tours in Stockholm are like a magnet for experienced walkers. The old-fashioned urban arrangement provides a great number of amusing things for everyone.
A walking tour is definitely the best possible way to investigate Swedish capital. Each building in each street have a unique history. If you wish to get inspiration you can start the tour with, for example, Riddarholmen Church or the Great Hall. Very soon you will realize how great the local historical heritage is.
The subway in Stockholm is considered to be a state-of-art construction. Nearly every station is different and wonderful. Try to visit all of them and don’t hesitate to buy a 24-hours ticket. As a matter of fact many walking tours route have subway stations included.
Plan your route
A visit to Stockholm doesn’t consider that you have to plan your route. Quite often the most interesting things are found when you are at a spontaneous walk. Even if you buy a good Stockholm city tour it doesn’t mean you will see as much as you can see walking.
For instance, it could be a great idea to spend a day in the Royal National park. A group tour will not allow you to stay there long enough. The park is incredibly charming and calm. Tourists often go there to reflect and to relax.
Don’t you know the most remarkable attractions in Stockholm? There are about interesting museums open for all tourists. Everyone will be able to find something interesting particularly to him. History, arts, weapons, culture and many other topics will definitely amuse you.
Experienced tourists know that it’s important to choose the right time for a visit to Stockholm. For example, you have hardly ever imagined that local kids can dress like for Halloween and demand sweets and candies on Easter. That’s quite unusual for the foreigners and thus attractive.
A crayfish festival is another memorable event that tourists like in Sweden. If you want to join it – come to Sweden in August. All Swedish people are keen on crayfish feasts and they will be happy if you come too. There is no better chance to make new acquaintances and just get much fun.
Come and enjoy
Finally, the main purpose of any travel is making people satisfied and happy. Clubs, theaters, museums – each of us likes something more and something less. Please, listen to your heart and go to the places you feel good in. Do what you want and don’t look at others. Come to the Swedish capital and enjoy your time!