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Free Walking Tour Stockholm City

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on October 21, 2022

We are NORDIC FREEDOM TOURS, a local Scandinavian brand established in 2015, offering walking tours in various Scandinavian cities. Our tours are recognized for their high level of organization and punctuality. Our mission is to make quality tourism accessible to all travelers in Nordic cities. Our authentic walking tours are led by knowledgeable local guides and are available as both tip-based tours and paid private tours. Please be advised that we do not accommodate organized groups on our tip-based walking tours. For organized groups exceeding 6 participants, it is required to book a private paid walking tour in advance. This policy applies universally to all organized entities, including schools, educational courses, student groups, and any for-profit or non-profit companies and organizations. Such groups are not permitted to join our tip-based walking tours.

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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
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Discover the charm of Stockholm City, a captivating journey through the modern heart of Sweden's vibrant capital. This two-hour walking tour entices with a blend of history, culture, and stunning architecture, all set against the city's picturesque landscape.

The tour not only showcases famous landmarks but also reveals hidden gems, offering insights into the everyday life of Stockholm's residents. Whether it's the lively atmosphere of Strandvägen, a waterfront in central Stockholm, or the tranquil greenery of Kungsträdgården, a park in the heart of the city, you'll experience the city's diverse facets.

Perfect for people of all ages and interests, this tour is an ideal starting point for your Stockholm adventure. Engage with the city's rich heritage, meet fellow travelers, and get insider tips on how to make the most of your stay. Join the Free Walking Tour Stockholm City and step into a world where history meets modern vibrancy, leaving you enchanted and eager for more.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Mälartorget 8, 111 27 Stockholm, Sweden
    Mälartorget 8, 111 27 Stockholm, Sweden
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    Please look for the guide holding our sign that reads “Free Walking Tour Stockholm” provided by NORDIC FREEDOM TOURS

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    Free admission
    Free Walking Tour Stockholm

    Our meeting point is outside metro station/subway station/ T - GAMLA STAN /Direction of exit to the OLD TOWN/

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    Outside visit
    Parliament House

    The Parliament House in Stockholm, a monumental neo-Gothic building, serves as the seat of the Swedish Parliament. Constructed between 1897 and 1905, it stands on Helgeandsholmen Island in central Stockholm. Designed by architect Aron Johansson, the structure is noted for its blend of modern functionality and historical architectural elements, featuring an impressive façade and a richly decorated interior that embodies Sweden's democratic values.

  • 3
    Outside visit
    Royal Stockholm Opera

    The Royal Stockholm Opera, is the country's premier opera stage. Founded in 1773, the current building was inaugurated in 1898, replacing the original 18th-century structure. Known for its neo-classical architecture with French Baroque influences, the opera house has been a significant cultural institution, hosting numerous world-renowned performances and premieres over the centuries.

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    Outside visit

    Kungsträdgården Opera, is a historic opera house. Established in the 18th century, it has been a cornerstone of Swedish cultural life. Known for its architectural beauty and acoustical excellence, it has hosted numerous premieres and notable performances, making it a key venue for opera in Scandinavia. The opera house is a symbol of Sweden's rich musical heritage.

  • 5
    Outside visit
    Karl XII:s torg

    Karl XII's Square, was established in 1854. Named after King Charles XII of Sweden, it serves as a prominent historical and cultural site. The square is notable for its central statue of Charles XII, erected in 1868, symbolizing the king's military prowess. It is a significant meeting point and hosts various public events, highlighting its role in Stockholm's urban landscape.

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    Outside visit
    Berzelii Park

    Berzelii Park, established in 1853 in central Stockholm, is named after the chemist Jöns Jacob Berzelius. This historic urban oasis offers lush greenery, statues, and cultural landmarks, including the Berzelius monument unveiled in 1858. It's adjacent to the prestigious Norrmalm district, near the Royal Dramatic Theatre, providing a serene gathering space amidst the city's bustling atmosphere. The park's design and location make it a notable landmark in Stockholm.

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    Outside visit
    Royal Dramatic Theatre

    The Royal Dramatic Theatre in Stockholm, established in 1788, is Sweden's premier stage for spoken drama. Housed in an Art Nouveau building completed in 1908, it stands as a testament to Sweden's cultural heritage. This institution has launched the careers of many esteemed actors, including Greta Garbo, and plays a pivotal role in promoting Swedish and international theatre.

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    Outside visit
    Royal Dramatic Theatre

    Here's where the tour ends.

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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Robert 17 Jul 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
Eric is a knowledgeable, professional guide with wit and charm, you can't go wrong.
Lee 16 Jul 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
Our guide was extremely well prepared and presented in a fun way! Lots of learning which we very much enjoyed! Many thanks!
Jeff 16 Jul 2024
Spring Lake

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
Michael said it was his first time doing the tour. ....said he was nervous. He was well prepared. Informative. Spoke clearly. Great attitude. A+
Ravi 15 Jul 2024

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
she was good.
Thomas Q 06 Jul 2024
Garden Grove

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
This tour does give plenty of history of sites and statue around the city.
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
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
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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