Outdoor Activities in Stockholm

Outdoor activities in Stockholm are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Stockholm comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Stockholm and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Stockholm has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Stockholm.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Stockholm:

  1. #1 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 7687 itineraries
    Vasa Museum

    Tags: Museum, Architecture , Specialty Museum

    Address: Galarvarvsvagen 14, Djurgarden, 11521 Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 08:30 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Unusual to look at, yet utterly enchanting on the inside, this museum is one of Stockholm’s unmissable gems. Opened recently in 1990, the prime exhibit here is the Vasa, a ship doomed by it&rsqu...Read more

  2. #2 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 8294 itineraries
    Gamla Stan

    Tags: Architecture , Neighborhoods

    Address: Gamla Stan, Södermalm, Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This area of Stockholm is about as authentic a treat you can have of a medieval township as anywhere in the world. Quite a few of the buildings are remnants from the 13th and 14th centuries, and the l...Read more

  3. #3 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 2521 itineraries
    Skansen

    Tags: Museum, Zoo, Entertainment, Concert

    Address: Djurgardsslatten 49-51, 115 21 Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 10:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    The world’s oldest open air museum may also be its greatest. The 75 acre replica of a 19th century Swedish town, complete with its own zoo, draws over a million visitors every year! The 150 buil...Read more

  4. #4 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 3603 itineraries
    Abba The Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Djurgardsvagen 68, 115 21 Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    The ABBA were THE pop phenomenon of the 70s and 80s and this museum celebrates them and their music in the best way. But it is more than a museum of simple nostalgia and memorabilia. You’re made...Read more

  5. #5 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 3189 itineraries
    Fotografiska

    Tags: Museum, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: Stadsgardshamnen 22, 116 45 Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 09:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    Housed inside a beautiful Art Nouveau building that used to be a customs house, this is a museum of contemporary photography, one of the best in the world. There are no permanent exhibitions. Instead,...Read more

  6. #6 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 5759 itineraries
    Royal Palace

    Tags: Palace, Architecture

    Address: 107 70 Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The palace is quite a source of instant gratification, especially if you’re a history buff or simply enjoy looking at luxurious opulence. One of Europe’s most magnificent castles, the Pala...Read more

  7. #7 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 6604 itineraries
    Djurgarden Bridge And Island

    Tags: View Point, Bridge, Neighborhoods

    Address: Djurgarden, Ostermalm, Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 12:01 am - 12:00 am Details

    This bridge is to Stockholm, what the Pont Alexander is to Paris. Ornate and made of iron, the bridge was made to impress visitors to the Arts and Crafts Exhibition of 1897. Statues of Nordic gods, re...Read more

  8. #8 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 2775 itineraries
    Drottningholm Palace

    Tags: Palace

    Address: Drottningholm, Stockholm 178 02, Sweden

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Europe well deserves it’s reputation for the best palaces in the world, and this is another stuning number in it’s terrific collection. A Baroque summer palace famed for its still-in-use C...Read more

  9. #9 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 2553 itineraries
    Nobel Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Stortorget 2, 103 16 Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 09:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    It’s hard to imagine that someone may not know what the Nobel Prize is. But there is a lot more to find out - the founder’s life story, achievements of the Laureates, and films exploring t...Read more

  10. #10 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 4719 itineraries
    Ostermalmshallen

    Tags: Market

    Address: Östermalmsgatan, Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    There’s something special about the idea of a covered market hall, no matter what it’s selling. This one is a collection of lovely delicatessens and restaurants. Walk in, and breathe deepl...Read more

  11. #11 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 2572 itineraries
    Junibacken

    Tags: Children Museum

    Address: Galärvarvsvägen 8, 115 21 Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The statue of Astrid Lindgren welcomes you into what is one of Stockholm’s most visited attractions. It is a museum and cultural center dedicated to children, children’s literature, and th...Read more

  12. #12 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 1947 itineraries
    Moderna Museet

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Library, Exhibition

    Address: Exercisplan 4, 111 49 Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Featuring Swedish and international modern and contemporary art, including works by masters such as Picasso and Dali and Matisse, this is quite an edgy museum. The sculpture park outside is very cool....Read more

  13. #13 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 5203 itineraries
    Nordic Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, History Museum

    Address: Djurgardsvagen 6-16, 115 93 Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    On Djurgargen Island, this museum was brought to existence thanks to private donations. It’s style is Danish Renaissance, and it’s exhibits include a vast number of objects on display, per...Read more

  14. #14 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 2138 itineraries
    Storkyrkan

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Trangsund 1, 111 29 Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    This medieval architectural magnificence has been around for nearly as long as Stockholm city. It started out as a chapel for fishermen in the 12th century and underwent many expansions through the ce...Read more

  15. #15 of 289 Outdoors Activities in Stockholm
    - Used in 4096 itineraries
    Historiska Museet

    Tags: History Museum

    Address: Narvavagen 13-17, 114 84 Stockholm, Sweden

    Timings: 11:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Laid out cleverly over three floors, the Swedish Historical museum will take you through the various periods of Swedish history in sequence: Pre-history, Viking, Medival and Baroque. Do not make the m...Read more