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What to do in Stockholm
Stockholm is Sweden’s capital and biggest city. Nicknamed as the “Venice of the North”, the city is home to wonderful museums, the Nobel Prize, and it’s the first city that won the European Green Capital award. Fly to Stockholm now and find out what else makes the city special.
Stockholm is without a doubt one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. You’ll find stunning architecture in the city’s Gamla Stan, which is filled with yellow buildings, palaces, and cobblestones. Take the best photos and visit key areas like the royal palace Sverige's Kungahus, the Stadshuset city hall, and the amazing Ericsson Globe.
If you love culture, stop by Stockholm’s best museums. There’s the popular Vasa Museum, the Stockholm Moderna Museet, Stockholm National Museum, and the Nobel Museum. There are also quirky museums if you want to give your culture crawl a twist. A few of them are the ABBA Museum, Spirit Museum, and The Butterfly House. With over 70 museums, Stockholm is heaven for people who travel for culture.
Stockholm also has many art galleries, but the one you shouldn’t miss is the unique Stockholm Metro. You’ll see that all of the subway stations are decorated with the most colourful paintings, mosaics, and other works of art by over a hundred artists.
Since many of the sights in Stockholm, why not spend your Swedish Krona by shopping? The city has mainly four shopping strips with their own unique quality. Find specialty shops and global brands at the exclusive neighbourhood of Ostermalm. Do you consider yourself creative, stylish, and cool? Then Sodermalm is perfect for you. The city’s new shopping area is at Vasastan. And you’ll find souvenirs in Gamla Stan.
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When to visit Stockholm
The best time to visit Stockholm is from June to August when attractions extend their schedule and fun city activities last into the night. But if you still want nice weather with fewer crowds and score cheaper rates at the same time, visit during the shoulder season from September to November.
Australians can fly to Sweden and visit Stockholm without a visa for up to 90 days. But be sure that your passport is valid for at least six months by the time you leave Stockholm. For more info, check out Smartraveller.
Travelling to and around Stockholm
You’ll be landing at Stockholm-Arlanda Airport, and from there you can reach the city with the Arlanda Express train, express bus, commuter trains, bus, and taxi. Then wander Stockholm by subway, bus, commuter train, ferry, light rail, or taxi.
There’s always a great reason to visit Stockholm. Find yours by packing your bags and booking your Stockholm flights with Skiddoo today!
Cheapest time to fly to Stockholm (STO)
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