Private Half Day Tour: Viking History Trip From Stockholm

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Dive into the exciting Swedish Viking era on a private 5 hour guided tour from Stockholm. Visit important Viking sites of big historical value. Look at pretty rune stones and hear the messages that they want you to know. See one of Sweden’s most impressive Vendel age sights and learn about the ancestors of the Vikings. Hear the sagas about Viking mythology and touch replicas of finds from archaeological digs. Hotel pick up and drop off are included.
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Highlights

  • Led by a local guide
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
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Start from your hotel in Stockholm. Journey into the pretty Swedish countryside. Sense that you are starting to go back in time when you travel through the beautiful landscape and nature. Catch views of some red traditional Swedish manor and countryside houses.

Visit Vada sea mounds. These enormous 30 meter long mounds can hold some luxury treasures from the 6th century. Learn about the Vendel Swedes, the ancestors of the Viking Swedes. Journey on toward Vallentuna church by a cozy countryside road and stop at the Lingsberg England rune stone and hear about Viking plundering in England. At Vallentuna church you will see one of the most famous rune stones in the Stockholm region and hear the story hidden beneath the runes.

Next, visit a Viking parliament and feel the presence of ancient power. Imagine the Viking men sitting in the parliament making mighty decisions. Stop next at Jarlabankes rune stone bridge in Täby. Hear the intriguing tale about Jarlabanke, the great Viking lord who was a super-magnate. Learn about the Viking bridges and roads that tied Sweden and laid the foundation to our nation.

Visit Broby Bro, a well excavated Viking grave field. Learn about how the Vikings buried their dead and what happened to them in the afterlife. Hear the story about Estrid, the most famous Viking woman in the Stockholm region. Return to your vehicle and head back to Stockholm where you will be dropped off at your hotel.
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Inclusions for Private Half Day Tour: Viking History Trip From Stockholm

  • Swedish cinnamon bun and water bottle

  • A historic time travel experience. 

  • A great time away from the city

  • All taxes and surcharges

  • Driver/vehicle

  • Fun for the kids. Write your name with runes and coloring a rune stone.

  • A taste of Viking inspired mead.

  • Tips on what else to do in the Stockholm region after your tour, free brochures in the vehicle.

  • Viking music based on reconstructions of real instrument findings.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off. Cruise port pick up and drop-off as well. 

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Exclusions for Private Half Day Tour: Viking History Trip From Stockholm

  • Lunch

  • Gratuities (optional)

  • Souvenirs (optional)

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Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

A small amount of walking is involved

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

Hotel pick up time will be advised on reconfirmation. 

A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

Private tour will have a maximum of 16 persons (your party only).

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Cancellation Policy
  • If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
  • Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
  • Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
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