Just About The Stockholm Card

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Who could benefit from using the Stockholm Card?

Swedish capital is a charming and event-packed place anybody would enjoy. Everything here has unusual beauty which cannot be compared to anything else neither in Europe nor in the world. Some of Swedish cities provide special discount cards made mainly for the people coming for a few days. The Stockholm Card will make your life in this amazing city much easier and help you forget about spending your time and money on fees and queues.

What advantages does the Card offer.

The Stockholm Card

The Stockholm Card

The main goal of this card is to allow short term tourists to find much more interesting places and things in Stockholm. So what exactly does the Card do? Well, it:

  • Gives you free admission to more than 80 cultural objects where you can explore to your fill. With this card, you get easy admission to tourist attraction site without any restrictions. Thus you will not have to pay entrance fees in museums and other cultural objects for the whole time the card is active; it will let you save decent money especially if you are going to visit several museums and other tourist attraction sites.
  • Relieves you from necessity to pay for public means of transport – choose any bus or any tram and travel around the city in any direction. More than that, you can use boats for free as well! It’s that awesome?
  • Provides interesting discounts for many sightseeing tours arranged on boats and buses as well as for visiting Cosmonova IMAX theatre.

For How Much Time Will The Card Be Valid?

The Stockholm card remains valid for five days after the purchase day or for another number of days, depending on for how long you stay and which plan you have chosen. Each plan lasts certain amount of days – one day, two days, three days and five days.

How much does the Stockholm Card cost and where can I get it?

To get the card, you need to simply visit any of Stockholm information kiosks and buy it there. The card price differs depending on the number of days you buy it for. A one day plan goes for 525 Swedish Krona (SEK), 675 SEK is the price for a two days plan, 825 SEK is the three days plan cost and 1095 SEK is the price for a five day plan.

The cost of the card stays fairly consistent during the year. However, there are discounts available on occasional basis. Ikea family gives out discount codes to those who obtain the Ikea Family membership card.


Who could appreciate the Stockholm Card?

Tourists can get many pleasant advantages with the Stockholm Card. They will not have to pay entrance fee while enjoying exhibitions, museums and sightseeing – if you intend to have a lot of activities like that then purchasing the Card will certainly allow you to reduce the costs of travel.

Stockholm has a big number of incredibly interesting places that have no copies in the world. If you are an experienced traveler you know about them.

Anyway, if you are not actually ready for doing much sightseeingit is maybe not a really good decision to obtain one. Let’s say, you would prefer to investigate Stockholm at a slow pace and visit few places per day, getting a Stockholm Card does not seem sensible. This is why it is considered to be a short term tourist’s card.

Luckily there are dozens of kiosks in Stockholm where you can get the card in case if you suddenly change your mind.