Who could use the Stockholm Card?
Stockholm is an outstanding place, it has a lot of adventure and it is the best place for experiencing nature at its best. The glory of Stockholm can be seen at every corner of nearly every street, in parks and museums. Several cities in Sweden offer discount cards that are specifically designed for the tourists visiting the capital for a few days. The Stockholm Card is the short cut to entertainment and awesome experiences while in Stockholm.
What benefits does the Card provide.
All short term visitors will highly appreciate the city card which is incredibly useful in museums, theaters etc., because it
- Grants you free access to over eighty cultural objects where you can expand new horizons. With this card, you get access to all kinds of attraction sites with no limitations. This means that you will not need to pay entrance fees in the museums for the whole time the card is active; it will let you save much money especially in case if you’d prefer visiting at least several museums and tourist attraction sites.
- Provides unlimited free access to all means of public transport – use buses, trains, trams and even boats without any need to pay!
- Offers interesting discounts for a great number of sightseeing tours arranged on buses and boats as well as for visiting Cosmonova IMAX theatre.
Until When Can I Get The Card?
The Stockholm card remains valid for 5 days after the purchase day or for another number of days, depending on for how long you stay and what price plan you have selected. The plans range is following – one day, two days, three days and five days.
Where Do I Obtain the Card from and what is the Price?
You can purchase the Stockholm City Card in any information desk in Stockholm. The price is based on the number of days you are going to use the Card for – one-day use costs 525 SEK (Swedish Krona), two-day plan goes for 675 SEK, three and five days plans cost 825 and 1095 SEK respectively.
Regardless of discounts the price of the Stockholm city card stays the same all the time. As for the discounts you can get one from Ikea by obtaining their Family Membership card.
When To Buy One
Tourists can get many pleasant advantages with the Stockholm Card. They will be free from paying entrance fee while visiting exhibitions, museums and sightseeing – if you wish to have a great number such activities buying the Card will allow you to save expenses.
Taking a simple calculator and the Internet you can easily and quickly compare the costs related to the card to the costs of traveling around Stockholm without the card. We know the result for sure.
However, if you have no plans for doing numerous sites of sightseeingit is not a really good decision to get one. For Instance, if you wish to explore Stockholm without any hurrying and visit only few sites a day, buying a Stockholm Card does not seem reasonable. This is why it is called a short term visitor’s card.
Fortunately there are dozens of places in Stockholm where you can obtain the city card in case if you suddenly change your mind.