Stockholm Itinerary 3 Days

What to Do in Stockholm in 3 Days Tour

This is a glimpse of what to do in Stockholm in 3 days. We have mentioned some of the frequently added attractions in Stockholm that range from historical to natural, from fun-filled to the most popular. Explore more travel ideas for a perfect 3-day Stockholm itinerary.

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3 Days in Stockholm - Perfect 72 Hours Guide

Stockholm is the forward-looking city with strong ties to the past. Its rich history and urban development make for a charming city that has something for every type of tourist. Its streets are home to 13th-century buildings and its skyline is dominated by many skyscrapers. When you decide to cover Stockholm in 3 days, you will have to make an itinerary carefully. Check out this trip plan that has major tourist attractions as well as lesser-known places in Stockholm. Make the most of your time in the city and have a memorable vacation!

What to see in 3 days in Stockholm?

Day 1 in Stockholm

A great way to start your 1st day in Stockholm is by heading to Old Town/ popularly known as Gamla Stan, this area dates back to the 13th-century and is home to many ancient structures still standing tall. You can spend an entire day here as it has places like Stockholm Palace, Riddarholm Church, Storkyrkan Cathedral, Livrustkammaren, and Nobel Museum. The whole area is an enchanting combination of different architectural styles and vibrant houses. Do not forget to stop by Stortorget Square as it has become a significant landmark over the years. Your Stockholm itinerary for 3 days can never be complete without coming here. There are several iconic buildings around here. Pamper your taste buds with local delicacies at one of the restaurants that are located in the proximity and head back to your hotel for a quiet night.

Day 2 in Stockholm

After visiting the Old Town, you can spend the 2nd day in Stockholm visiting Djurgården Island that is known for having the first open-air museum and zoo in Sweden along with places like Vasa Museum and Gröna Lund amusement park. The island also has several other museums in Stockholm like Junibacken, Nordic Museum, ABBA - The Museum, and Biological museum. All these places are good for every type of age group and make for a perfect family-friendly vacation. As you have 72 hours in Stockholm, you must come here to be a part of the local canvas. You can spend the whole day on this island visiting places according to your interest and learn about the history and culture of Stockholm.

Day 3 in Stockholm

Start your 3rd day in the city by taking a guided tour of Stockholm City Hall. this waterfront government building is one of the major tourist attractions in Stockholm. After exploring the city hall, consider visiting a couple of museums that are located around the center of the city. You can choose from places like Medelhavsmuseet, Dansmuseet, Museum of Medieval Stockholm, and Hallwyl Museum according to your interest. Dedicate an afternoon to stepping back in time and learning about the city and head to Kungsträdgården in the evening. With only 3 days in Stockholm, you must spend some time reconnecting with nature. There are several charming cafes outside the park making it an ideal spot to spend some leisurely time.

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Best Hotels in Stockholm for 3 Day Trip

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With Less Days in Hand

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With More Days in Hand

Spend your days like a local when you are for more than 3 days in Stockholm. Visit famous sightseeing places, plan day trips to nearby cities, and enjoy touring with family and friends. Be part of the events happening in the city. Check what to do in Stockholm in 4 days or 5 days.

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