Free walking tours in Stockholm
Nearly 60 bridges and 14 islands grant Stockholm the name of a Northern Venice. However, the capital of Sweden has deserved the name “the smallest big city among travelers. The issue is that despite big population Stockholm is a rather close-together city. Thus Stockholm is a very comfortable place to walk around.
Without a doubt, urban walking tours are growing more and more popular. A great number of tourists come for free walking tour in Stockholm daily. A very tourists-friendly design of the city makes every tour remarkable and captivating.
Car and bus tours will not let you feel properly the Stockholm ambience, but tours on foot will. Each street and each building have their own interesting history. If you want inspiration you can start the tour with, let’s say, the Great Hall or with Riddarholmen Church. Stockholm history is just engrossing, one will quickly find that.
Stockholm subway is called a state-of-art construction. The stations are very different and beautiful. Some people purchase a day ticket and simply go one by one station and finally check them all. Stations of Stockholm subway can be found in almost all walking tours.
Plan your route
There is an annoying stereotype that you should plan a trip to another place. Rather often the most amusing things happen when you are at an unplanned walk. Thus in Stockholm it could be more reasonable to go for a free walking tour than to buy a package one.
Attractions like Royal National park deserve much more tourists’ attention than bus tours offer. Only a free Stockholm walking tour can let you spend great time there. There is an unmatched quite surrounding there. It is the most comfortable place of Stockholm to spend time with family or in solitude.
Have you ever heard that Stockholm is a cultural capital as well? More than 70 museums are waiting for you. Everybody will be able to find something attractive particularly to him or her.
The right time of a visit to Stockholm can bring a whole lot of pleasant surprising things. Swedish people have their own vision of Easter and the kids get dressed like Halloween creatures and go for “trick-or-treat”. That’s pretty unusual for the foreign tourists and thus attractive.
Crayfish parties gather dozens of people as well as curious foreign. If you want to join it – go to Sweden in August. People in Sweden love it and gladly gather and socialize. That’s a big chance to make new friends among Stockholm people and get memorable impressions.
Don’t worry and travel
Finally, the main goal of any traveling is in making people satisfied and happy. Some tourists have fun in clubs and bars, others like visiting museums and the rest wants something different. Please, listen to your heart and go to the places you feel good in. It’s your travel and it’s up to you what to do. The more relaxed you are the more great things in Stockholm you will see!