Free tours around Stockholm
Stockholm is a capital located on 14 islands and connected with about 60 bridges. In spite of the impressive size visitors call Swedish capital “small”. The reason is that Stockholm is not stretched around like the most of big capitals. It is still a bit narrow and thus suitable for going on foot.
As you have probably already guessed walking is a common way to enjoy Stockholm. Hundreds of people select this city for free Stockholm walking tours every day. A very tourists-friendly urban arrangement makes each walking tour remarkable and captivating.
Bus tours will never let you feel the local ambience, but tours on foot will. You will see points of interest literally on every street. Riddarholmen Church or the Great Hall could become good points to start. The history of Stockholm is just enchanting, one will quickly find that.
You will be highly surprised with Stockholm subway look. Stockholm fans often emphasize that each station is a masterpiece. There are people who buy a day ticket and consequently travel one by one station and check all of them. Actually the majority of walking tours have metro stations included.
Plan your route
There is an annoying stereotype that you should plan a trip to another place. Rather often the most amusing things happen during a spontaneous walk. Even if you purchase a prestigious Stockholm city tour it doesn’t mean you will see as many great things as you can see in a walking tour.
For instance, it will be a great idea to spend a day in the Royal National park. It is rather impossible when you are on a bus tour around Stockholm. There is a unique meditative ambience there. It is the most comfortable part of Stockholm for spending time with family or in thoughtful solitude.
Do you have an idea what displays the majesty of Stockholm better? There are seventy interesting museums available for all tourists. Everybody will find something attractive particularly to him. Swedish culture and history and many other exciting things are presented in the museums.
Relax and get fun
The proper time of your visit to Stockholm can bring a lot of pleasant surprising things. Let’s say, you have hardly thought that local children can dress like for Halloween and demand sweets and candies on Easter. That’s quite unusual for the tourists and that’s why attractive.
A crayfish party is another great thing that tourists like in Sweden. This drinking and eating celebration is held annually in August. Such a crayfish festival will be an awesome opportunity for you to know local people better. You will be amused with the funny atmosphere there.
Come and enjoy
Finally, the main purpose of any traveling is making people happy. Some tourists have fun in bars and clubs, while others like visiting museums and finally the rest wants something different. Don’t make yourself bored going to the places you are not really interested in. Nobody can make you do what you don’t want and don’t need. The more relaxed you are the more great things in Stockholm you will see!