Free walking tours in Stockholm
Stockholm is a capital basing on fourteen islands connected with almost sixty bridges. However, the Swedish capital got the name “big but small” given by travelers. The thing is that in spite of big population Stockholm is a rather close-together city. Thus Stockholm is an incredibly comfortable place to have a walking tour.
Travel on foot
Obviously, urban hiking tours are becoming more and more popular. A great number of people come for free walking tour around Stockholm every day. The old-fashioned urban arrangement provides a lot of amusing things for them.
While on a walking tour, you can see more than looking through windows in a bus or a car. You will see attractions literally on the whole way. The Great Hall or Riddarholmen Church can become good points to start. Stockholm history is just engrossing, you will quickly find that.
You will definitely be highly surprised with the look of Stockholm subway. Stockholm fans often emphasize that absolutely every station is a masterpiece. Some tourists buy a day ticket and simply go one by one station and see them all. Subway stations can be found in almost all walking tours.
Create your own route
There is an annoying stereotype that one should make a detailed plan of a trip to another place. Quite often the most interesting things are found when you are at a spontaneous walk. Thus here in Stockholm it appears to be more reasonable to choose a free walking tour and not to pay for a package one.
Let’s take the Royal National park for example – this place is worth staying there for the whole day. A package tour will not let you stay there for long. The park is very charming and calm. If you wish to reflect upon something – just do it here.
Do you have an idea what showcases the glory of Stockholm better? There are seventy fantastic museums available for tourists. There are various museums exhibiting different things.
Time for fun
The right time of your visit to Stockholm can bring a lot of surprising things. Let’s say, you have hardly thought that local kids can dress out just like for Halloween and ask for sweets and candies on Easter. That is probably the most untypical way to celebrate Easter.
Crayfish parties attract really a lot of people as well as curious tourists. If you wish to visit it – come to Sweden in August. All Swedish people are fond of crayfish parties and they will be happy if you come too. That’s a great opportunity to make new friends among Stockholm inhabitants and get new impressions.
No plan is needed
Finally, the main purpose of any traveling is in making people satisfied and happy. Clubs, theaters, museums – each of us likes something more and something less. We suggest you spending your time here as you like. Do what you want and don’t look at others. The more relaxed you are the more great things in Stockholm you will see!