Sweden's vibrant capital makes an excellent choice for a weekend city break away from home and has lots to offer visitors all year round. In the winter, Stockholm is a magical wonderland of fresh snow and icy waterways.
A stroll around the charming historic centre of Gamla Stan is a must do for all visitors. Afterwards, warm up in one of the city's many cafes or spend some time taking in a museum or gallery. Explore the city and make the most of the included Stockholm City Pass to gain entry into over 60 of the city's top attractions and get around with ease on the hop-on hop-off bus. For those of you who love a Christmas Market, then head over to Stortorgets located in Stockholm's Gamla Stan. This traditional Christmas market began in 1837 and is the oldest in Sweden so browse stalls for delicious gingerbread, colourful Christmas decorations and warm mulled wine!
This city break is based on spending 3 nights at the Thon Partner Kungsbron Hotel, but there are plenty of other alternative hotel options to meet every taste including:
Speak with your Regent Sweden Travel Specialist about upgrading your hotel or adding this city break to one of our incredible destinations in Swedish Lapland.
Fly from the UK to Stockholm and take the airport express train into the bustling city centre to check in for your 3-night city break. The remainder of the day is free for you to explore this exciting capital.
Spend the day exploring Stockholm by using your Stockholm City Pass. The included hop-on-hop-off Stockholm city sightseeing bus is an excellent way to get your bearings and explore the archipelago. (B)
Today, why not consider a visit to one (or several) of the cities excellent museums, galleries or attractions. Your Stockholm City Pass gets you free entry into over 60 attractions. We highly recommend visiting the Fotografiska museum, the Royal Palace and the incredible Vasa Museum. Or, head to the top of Skyview to see the city from a unique perspective or enjoy the immersive exhibits at the Viking Museum. (B)
Today is free at leisure until it is time to take the express airport train back to the airport for your flight home (B).