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The only free tour of Uppsala in Italian (New)

Duration: 1h and 45min
Languages: Italian
Guru: Matteo
Quality Verified Registered on December 05, 2021

I'm a young philosophy and history teacher, deeply in love with the rich culture and languages of the Nordic countries. After immersing myself in Sweden for eight amazing years, studying history in Uppsala, and teaching for three, I've almost become an expert on this enchanting region. Since 2023, I've been sharing my knowledge and enthusiasm with curious travelers like you.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Uppsala is an elegant Swedish town a few kilometers from Stockholm. The city hosts one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the world , the largest cathedral in Northern Europe (119m high, more than the cathedral of Florence) and the famous silver Bible in the Carolina Rediviva university library. Uppsala is also the birthplace of notable academics and scientists such as Anders Celsius, Dag Hammarskjöld, Carl Linnaeus and the famous director Ingmar Bergman . In this tour I will tell you about the history of the city in relation to Swedish history and I will take you to know the corners of this little gem. The tour includes an external visit to the castle, the botanical gardens of Carl von Linneaus, the Linneanum, Gustavianum, Carolina Rediviva and above all an internal visit to the Cathedral!

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Fyristorg 2, 753 10 Uppsala, Sweden
    Fyristorg 2, 753 10 Uppsala, Sweden
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    I will wave an Italian flag on the Dombron Bridge (Dombron Bridge, very close to the Cathedral).

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Dombron Bridge
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Uppsala Slott
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Uppsala domkyrka
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Gustavianum - Uppsala universitetsmuseum
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Carolina Rediviva
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Botaniska trädgården
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Linneanum

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Barbara 14 Aug 2023
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2023
Abbiamo fatto questo tour guidato in italiano di Uppsala perché affascinati dalla cultura vichinga e dalla città universitaria. Le nostre aspettative sono state super soddisfatte, la guida era preparata, simpatica e molto alla mano, impostato tutto come un colloquio con tante domande e risposte e curiosità più che il solito tour dove solo la guida parla, ci siamo sentiti come a casa!
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Accepts reservations up to 25 people.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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