A good way to experience Stockholm is on a sightseeing tour. You can go by boat and exprience the Stockholm archipelago. A good alternative is a hop-on/hop-off boat tour. Then you can decide for your self when to hop-off and then countinue your trip.
Below we present some of the tours you can do in Stockholm by boat. We cooperate with Strömma who is the biggest official tour operator in Stockholm.
Stockholm in a Nutshell April 5 - Dec 15 - 2019
Make a trip by bus and then boat to the Djurgården canal. You will see the most must see attractions in the city by bus then head off to a calm boat trip. You will pass musems, green areas and historical buildings along the way on the water.
Season: April 5 - Dec 15 - 2019 Departs from: Gustav Adolfs Torg Time: 2 h 30 min Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Hop on/Hop off Bus & Boat 24 or 72 Hours April 27- Sept 01 - 2019
See Stockholm attractions both from the water and by bus. You can choose from a ticket valid for 24 or 72 Hours. Decide in your own pace by hopping on and off the boat and bus. Ticket also loaded with many others discounts.
Season: April 27- Sept 01 - 2019 Departs from: Kungliga Operan (bus) & Kungliga slottet (boat) Time: 24 hours Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Drottingholm Palace March 29 - Oct 20 - 2019
Make a boat trip to Drottningholm Palace. It is Sweden's best preserved royal palace. It is from the end of 1600´s. It is located on Lovön in Mälaren.
In the castle area you can see the Chinese Pavilion, Drottningholm Court Theatre, Little China, Gothic Tower, Canton and more areas.
Garden facilities consist of a baroque garden and an English park.
Season: March 29 - Oct 20 - 2019 Departs from: Stadshusbron Time: 2 h Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Stockholm Grand Tour Combine a boat and bus tour. This is a very good choice if you want to do city sights both on water and on the road. You will go under 15 bridges and pass many different parts in Stockholm city by boat. A 75 min bus tour will pass the must see attractions in the city. The tour starts in the bus.
Season: April 27 - Sept 28 - 2019 Departs from: Gustav Adolfs Torg Time: 3 h 45min Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Royal Canal Tour On this trip you can be guided in 11 different languages. You pass central Stockholm through the Djurgård Canal and
then back into the center again. You pass the Vasamuseet and Waldemarsudde. You can buy Swedish fika on the boat.
Season: April 5 - Dec 15 , 2019 Depart from: Strömkajen Free: Children under 6 years. Half price: Children between 6-15 years.
Historical Canal Tour This boat trip takes you from the town hall in town and around Kungsholmen. You pass Långholmen and Reimersholme.
During the journey, the guide tells about Stockholm's history. You pass under Stockholm's oldest bridge, passing
through canals and modern new residential areas. You can buy a coffee during the trip.
Season: June 1 - Aug 11 , 2019 Depart from: Klara Mälarstrand Free: Barn under 6 år. Half price: Children between 6-15 years.
Hop on/Hop off Boat tours - 24 hours/72 hours Ticket
Hop on/Hop off Boat tours
A good way to travel in Stockholm is from the water surface. Jump on and off as often as you like. The boat ride begins at the Royal Palace and passes by Gröna Lund, Vasa Musum and other popular places in Stockholm. Choose between 24/72 hour ticket.
Boats are running daily from 10:00 to 16:00. The last full sightseeing tour of the day departs at 16:00 from Stage A, at Royal Palace.
Season:April 27 - Sept 1- 2019 Daily tours: at 10 am - 6 PM Departs from: 8 different places Free: Children under 6 years. Half price: Children between 6-15 years.
Lake Mälaren Cruise to Gripsholm Castle Go by a boat tour to Mariefred and visit Gripsholm Castle, which dates back to 1537. The royal castle dates back to the Pocket
Age and there are things that have remained unchanged since the 16th century. Also nearby are Gustav III Theater.
The castle is very beautiful locate at Mälaren. You go with Steamboat S / S Mariefred. On board there is a cafeteria and
you can also have lunch and dinner. Prebook please. Entrance to Gripsholm Castle is included in the ticket. You
have about 3 hours to visit the castle.
Season: June 2 - Sept 9 - 2019 Depart from: Klara Mälarstrand Time: 10 hours in total - The boat departs from the bridge at the City Hall Bridge (Stadshusbron) at 10 AM. You arrive to Mariefred at 1.30 PM and go back at 4.30 PM. You will be back at 8 PM. Free: Children under 6 years. Half price: Children between 6-15 years.
Cruise on Hjälmare Canal - lunch or dinner On this canal trip between the Kungsör - Notholmen route in Hjälmarens Canal you pass nine locks! All locks are opened
by hand just as it did 400 years ago. You pass ancestors from Gustav Vasa's time with lush meadows, pastures and
amazing oak hills. You can ride the trip in any direction. A transfer bus takes you back to where you started.
Choose for dinner or lunch in your reservation.
Season:July 3 - Aug 11, 2019 Depart from: Kunsgör/Notholmen Time: 3 Hours and 30 minutes. Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Travel to Vaxholm by boat. Visit this picturesque place by the water. Here you will experience history from 1500's. Don´t miss to visit Vaxholms Kastell. King Gustav Vasa founded the citadel in the beginning of the 16th century. Walk around and visit the harbour and sit down and take a coffee and a Swedish "bulle" bun. In Swedish we say "Fika". A Swede never miss his "fika".
Season: April - Dec 31 - 2019 Time: 50 min/one way Departs from: Strandvägen, berth no 14. Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
S/S Stockholm to Vaxholm/Classic Tour to Stockholm April - Dec 31 - 2019
This boat trip takes you to the capital Vaxholm. You will be travelling with Strömmas flagship from 1931.
Explore the beautiful archipelago town with shops, galleries and small narrow alleys. If you want to eat at the boat
there is a restaurant on board. On Saturdays and Sundays they serve a brunch buffet on the 12´00 o´clock departure.
Season: April - Dec 31, 2019 Departs from: Strandvägen, berth no 16 Time: 3 h Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Afternoon Tea Cruise March 17 - Nov 10, - 2019
On this tour you will be served a Afternoon Tea on board with pastries, freshly baked scones, cakes. In price
also included 1 glass of sprakling wine. The ship is built 1912 and have a nice atmosphere. The trip will go
through Skurusundet. The boat will also stop at chosen museums along the route.
Season: March 17 - Nov 10, 2019 Departs from: Nybrokajen, berth no 8 at 13.30 Time: 2 h
Shrimp Cruise in Stockholm May 2 - Oct 5- 2019
Enjoy an avening shrimp tour and watch the beautiful archipelago while you dine. This tour departs 7.30
and last for approx 3 hours. From our bar on board you can order a drink and enjoy the sunset. Dom´t miss this tour if you like shrimps.
Season: May 2 - Oct 5, 2019 Departs from: Nybrokajen, berth no10 Time: 2 h
Under the Bridges of Stockholm On this trip you go under 12 bridges and experience a pass through a lock that is connecting the Baltic Sea with Lake Mälaren.. You also pass
Gamla Stan, Djurgården, Södermalm, Lilla and Stora Essingen and several other famous places. A great
complete trip for those who want to discover a lot at once.
Season: April 12 - Nov 3 , 2019 Depart from: Strömkajen Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Birka - The Viking City (roundtrip) Make a visit to the Viking City of Birka in the middle of lake Mälaren. Travelling back in time and experience how it could be
in Sweden during the Viking period during 750´s. See visible trace of the people who lived and died here. Your guide will introduce
you to the Viking era (included in the ticket). For you who like history - this is the trip for you.
Entrance to the museum also included in the ticket. There are several tours to choose from.
Season: May - Sept - 2019 (depending on were you depart from) Departs from: Stadshusbron Time: 6 h 45min Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Cinderella boats to Södra Ingmarsö Ingmarsö is located in Stockholm's central archipelago. It is a vibrant island with around 150 residents. Here are agriculture,
industry, business, restaurant and marina. There is much you can do on the island - walk on marked paths in the beautiful archipelago scenery, rent a kayak , ride Icelandic horses, and bike.
Season: April 18 -Nov 5, 2019 Departs from:Strandvägen berth no 14 Time to/from Sandhamn: 1 h, 55 min Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Travel to Sandhamn by boat in Strömma Kanal. You will be travelling several passages on the way to Sandhamn. You can sit on the sundeck and get a nice view of the sorroundings. On board a guide will inform you about the canal tour and also about Sandhamn. If you want to eat lunch or dinner don´t forget to book a table in advande in the onboard restaurant. When arriving to Sandhamn the guide will take you on a tour in Sandhamn. Return ticket in price.
Season: June 21 - Aug 18, 2019 Time: 8 h Departs from: Nybrokajen, bert no 10 Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Take a trip to Sandhamn in Stockholm archipelago which is a hot spot for sailors during the summer. Go with the Cinderella boats
and enjoy a lovely view of the villas, nature and copper and cut from the sun deck. On the island, about 90 people live all year long.
The island has narrow alleys and nice archipelago houses. You can shop and enjoy some coffee or food at one of the island's
restaurants and cafés.
On board you can buy food and drink.
Season:April 18 - Nov 15, 2019 Time: 2, 15 tim Departs from: Strandvägen as well as docks along the way. Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Boat trip to Artipelag art Museum 4 Maj - 29 Sept - 2019
The boat trip goes through Skurusundet to Värmdö. You arrive to the art gallery in Stockholm´s archipelago. Walk
around the beautiful area, for example the 1 km long beach walk. You can buy designer goods in the gift shop.
Note! entrance to the museum not included in the ticket.
Season: May 4 - Sept 29 , 2019 Departs from: Nybrokajen, berth no 6 Time: 1 h 30 min Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Boat trip to Fjäderholmarna May 1 - Sept 8 - 2019
Make a visit to Fjäderholmarna. A short boat trip from Stockholm city. Spend a whole day or only
a few hours there. Bring your swimsuit and take a dip in the water, visit a museum, stroll around and visit
the small shops were you can buy handycrafts. Maybe also try the Swedish beer in the local Brewery.
Season: April 1 - Sept 8, 2019 Departs from: Nybrokajen, berth no 13 Time: 30 min Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Canal Tour Sandhamn Juni 21 - Aug 18 - 2019
Travel to Sandhamn by boat in Strömma Kanal. You will travel through several passages on the way to
Sandhamn. You can sit on the sun deck and have a nice view of the surroundings. On board there is a
guide that informs you about the canal tour and also of Sandhamn. If you want have lunch or dinner do
not forget to book a table. When you reach Sandhamn, the guide will take you on a tour of Sandhamn
Season: June 21 - Aug 18 - 2019 Departs from: Nybrokajen, berth no 10. Time: 8 h Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Cinderella boats to Gallnö Go to Gällnö during the summer a quiet island in the middle archipelago. You can swim here and you can also stay
overnight at their hostel. It takes about 1.5 hours with the boat. The island is approximately 500 hectares and consists mostly
of mixed forests, pastures and cultivated fields. The cows graze in the big gardens. During the summer there is a trade fair
and a cafe.
The boat has a cafe on board. One way.
Incl. morning coffee with cake, lunch buffet, afternoon coffee, drink and two-course dinner.
Season: April 18 - Nov 5 - 2019 Depart from: Strandvägen and at other places along the way Time: 1,5 h Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Thousand Island Cruise This long boat tour will take you to many different places in Stockholm archipelago. You will make a visit to three Islands and you will get a guided tour on every place. All meals are included but not the drinks. You will travel in the bot M/S Waxholm III that was built in 1903. A nice choice when yoy like to spend a whole day in Stockholmarchipelago
Season: June 29 - Aug 11 - 2019 Departs from: Nybrokajen, berth no 9. Time: 11 h Free: Children under 6 years old. (note! this trip is not recommended for small children due to the many hours) Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Sigtuna - Lake Mälaren Cruise - Explore Swedens birthplace
Sigtuna Travel to Sigtuna by boat. Sigtuna was the first real city in Sweden, and was founded year 980. The first Christian king, Olof Skötkonung lived here
and he decided that the first Swedish coins should be made here. You will travel on calm water through lake Mälaren to Sigtuna. In Sigtuna you can see old churches, rune stones, and ruins. Many object are from between the Viking and medieval ages. Your guide will also show you the nicest spot in Sigtuna
On board there is an cafeteria. No meals included.
Season: June 29 - Aug 11 - 2019 Departs from: Stadshusbron Time: 8 h 45min Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Skokloster Castle June - Aug - 2019
The present castle was built in 1654-1676 by Count and Field Marshal Carl Gustaf Wrangel during the Swedish superpower era's most
flourishing period. On your boat tour to the Castle a host talks about the sightsyou pass along the way. Visit the castle and experience unique furniture, paintings and room interiors from the 17th century. Entrance to the castel included.
Season: June - Aug, 2019 Departs from: Stadshusbron at 10 AM Time: 8h 45 min Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Winter tour Combination Dec 17 2018 - April 4 - 2019
Enjoy this bus and boat tour. It will take you through Stockholm in wintertime. You will go on this tour in less than 3 hours. First you will take the sightseeing by bus in a modern bus. You will pass the moste must-see attractions. Afterwards, you will go by a boat tour out to and around the islands of Fjäderholmarna.A guide will be on board and
tell you about Stockholm's history and surroundings. You can buy hot mulled wine in the cafeteria.
Season: Dec 17 2018 - April 45 , 2019 Departs from: Gustav Adolfs Torg at 10.30 am Time: 2 h 45 min Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Grand Canal Cruise to Gustavsberg På denna tur på fartyget M/S Gustafsberg VII passerar ni genom Skurusundet och Baggensstäkets passager.
Det blir också ett stopp vid Hålludden där den kända konsthallen Artipelag ligger belägen.
Ombord finns möjlighet att köpa en kaffe med tillbehör.
Season:: June 24 - Sept 1 - 2019 Depart from: Nybrokajen, kajplats 6-8 Time: 6 Hours Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Cinderella boats to Finnhamn Go to Finnhamn during a day trip and stay and swim or why not sleep at STF Vandrarhem. available
nice bathyards and a cafe if you're craving for something good. For the islanders, the activities on the island
are operated with great thought on the environment.
Note! You pay one way.
Season: April 18 - Nov 5 - 2019 Departs from:: Strandvägen, kajplats 14 (at bridges along the way) Time 2 Hours and 20 minutes Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Cinderella boats to Svartsö Go by boat to the middle archipelago of Stockholm and make a visit to a beautiful lush island - Svartsö. Please bring a
bathing suit then there are nice lakes on the island. Of course you can also swim in the sea. You can rent a bike on the
island and cycle on nice cycle paths around the island. Svartsö is also suitable for hiking. After a day trip on the island you
can sleep in your own private tent or sleep over at the Archipelago hotel or hostel. There are also small, simpler cabins or
cabins with a sauna for rent.
On board the boat there is a cafeteria.
Season: 18 April - Nov 5 - 2019 Depart from: Strandvägen 14, (make stops along the way) Time: 1 Hour and 30 min Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Cinderella boats to Södra Ingmarsö Get out of the boat to Ingmarsö - Stockholm's most populated island. Here you can enjoy your day with many activities
such as swimming, cycling, hiking, fishing. You can get a map of hiking trails in the island's shop. There is a shop,
post office, pharmacy, bakery and a restaurant on the island. Onboard the boat there is the opportunity to buy food and drink.
Season: April 18 - Nov 25 , 2019 Depart from: Strandvägen Time: 1 Hour and 55 minutes. Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Stockholm Winter Tour Join this boat tour during wintertime in Sweden. You will get a guided tour along the city's quays, out to and around the islands of Fjäderholmarna. On upper deck you can borrow fleece blankets and skin rugs to keep you warm. You can buy warm beverages in the cafeteria. What about Swedish Glögg. Soup lunch not included in the ticket but can be pre booked.
Season: Dec 17, 2018 - April 4 - 2019 Departs from: Ström Kajen Time: 1 h 15min Free: Children under 6 years old. Half price: Children between 6-15 years old.
Save money with the attraction card STOCKHOLM PASS
The card STOCKHOLM PASS
With a Stockholm Pass you save a lot of money on attractions and sightseeing. You pay a fixed price for the card that is valid for different days: 1, 2, 3 or 5 days. All entrance fees to the included attractions and sightseeing are included in the price. You also get free HOP-ON/HOP-OFF BOAT AND BUS during all of your valid card days. Really nice! More info about the Stockholm Pass »
A bit of all that is included in the Stockholm Pass