Sigtuna Tourism

Sigtuna is a locality situated in Sigtuna Municipality, Stockholm County, Sweden with 8,444 inhabitants in 2010. It is the namesake of the municipality even though the seat is in Märsta.Sigtuna is, despite its small population, for historical reasons often still referred to as a town. Statistics Sweden, however, only counts localities with more than 10,000 inhabitants as cities. Although less significant today, Sigtuna has an important place in Sweden's early history. It is the oldest town in Sweden, having been founded in 980. The history of Sigtuna before the 11th century, as described in the Norse sagas and other early medieval sources, can be found in the article Old Sigtuna. Sigtuna has a picturesque medieval town centre with restaurants, cafes and small shops. The old church ruins, runic stones and Stora gatan, the old main street, are popular attractions for tourists especially in the summertime. The small streets with the low built wooden houses lead up to several handicrafts shops and the old tiny town hall, Sigtuna Rådhus. There are restaurants and a hotel (Stadshotellet) in the town centre.

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Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Sigtuna, Sweden. Explore Sigtuna travel guide before you plan your trip here. When planning a trip to Sigtuna, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Stockholm. Add Stockholm to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Gamla Stan, Royal Palace, Vasa Museum. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Sigtuna.

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  • Know the pollution level of Sigtuna before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 16.3 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 18.06 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 5.56 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 11.11 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 9.72 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.06 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Sigtuna for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Sigtuna.

    • Burglary and Theft 35.87 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35.87 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 27.27 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 34.09 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 33.33 (Low)
    • Attacks 40.22 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 43.48 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.09 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 54.35 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 40.22 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.61 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.27 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Sigtuna is 189.18 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 59.57 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 66.43 (High)
    • Pollution Index 16.68 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 14.22 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.38 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 70.95 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.23 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 106.18 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sigtuna

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.68 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.35 USD

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