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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 Days
  • Departure Time :
    09:00 AM. Pick ups prior to this time. Hotel pickups commence prior to this timeTimes are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Your hotel, cruise port or AirBnb.

Overview

  3-day tour from Stockholm in the Swedish countryside. Visits to small pretty historic towns. A scenic nature experience of forests and lakes. Hotel stays included. Small Group. We tour the Swedish countryside around Lake Malaren (the third largest lake in Sweden). A variation of sights and experiences are included. Palace visits, church visits, outdoor museums, ancient prehistoric sites and pretty old towns like Strngns, Mariefred and Enkping.

Inclusions

  • 2 nights accommodation
  • Entrance fees
  • Local taxes
  • Breakfast
  • Professional guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Small-group tour
  • Walking tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)

Know More about this tour

Join us on a venture in to the heart of Sweden, the Lake Malaren region. Just outside of Stockholm a new country and another Sweden opens up. A peaceful countryside landscape filled with ancient cultural heritage lays at your feet. You are picked up at your Stockholm hotel, cruise port or the airports and then we travel in a minivan or small bus. The group is maximum 20 persons. 3-day Tour Plan in approximate chronological order.

Day 1

  • Visit to Taxinge palace.

Taxinge is known for having a huge set of cakes that they bake and sell to the caf guests. If you have a sweet tooth, then your visit here will be well fed. The cakes are very big compared to most Swedish cafs. You will also have the time to walk around the palace.

  • Visit to Gripsholms palace and Mariefred.

Gripsholm is one of Swedens royal palaces and contains a lot of history. Hear about the life of Swedish royalty and admire the splendid richness of Swedens 17th century imperial era. Mariefred is one of the best preserved Swedish wooden towns, looking a lot like it did 200 years ago. 

  • Visit to Strngns

Another well preserved wooden town and a religious stronghold for the Swedish church. See one of the mightiest churches in Sweden, the Strngns cathedral.

DAY 2.

  • Torshlla, Eskilstuna and the Sigurd carving.

In the city of Eskilstuna we will visit a outdoor museum where traditional craftsmen are working on crafting beautiful things out of iron. Learn about life in the past.

We visit Torshlla, a little well preserved town originally from the medieval age. We take in the beautiful wooden houses and learn about the town on a walk.

The sigurd carving is one of Swedens most mythical Viking age monuments, a carved runic stone tell the legend about Sigurd Fafnesbane a dragon slayer!

  • Stora Sundby palace

In despite of not being open to the public, this is a wonder just from the outside. The palace is built like a calendar. 365 windows, 52 rooms, 12 small towers and 4 large towers.

  • Julita grd

An outdoor experienced-oriented museum showing you Swedish life just before the industrial revolution.

DAY 3

  • Vsters

In the modern more urban city of Vsters you get the chance to do some shopping but can also visit their cathedral.

  • Anundshg

Arguably Swedens most amazing Viking age sight. Here we have great rings of stones formed as Viking ships and the biggest burial mounds in the whole country. Anundshg function has a mighty assembly site where Viking lords ruled the society.

  • Bronze age landscape around Enkping

Enkping is one of Swedens most bronze age dense communities, we will visit Boglsa where many rock carvings dedicated to gods are found.

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking

Not recommended for child aged 10 and under

At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time

Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund

A moderate amount of walking is involved

The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions

Cancellation Policy

All sales related to this product are final and non-refundable. In case you wish to cancel the reservation you will be charged 100% cancellation fees.