The story about the tour
From royal hunting grounds to one of the favourite recreational spots of the locals. Lush, green walkways, museums in the plenty, private mansions and riveting tales of the past. Come stroll with us through the island of Djurgården, it is truly something else! The word that comes to mind is delightful. In fact, why don’t we name the tour just that: Delightful Djurgården Private Walking Tour.
Starting out by the local visitor centre, we begin with a must, the Vasa Museum and the story of why she sank. The park across from the Nordic Museum tells tales of how royalty once entertained, and Djurgårdsstaden keeps the secrets of sailors and gravediggers. Towards the end, there’s Rosendal’s Trädgård, a green oasis not to be missed. Want more? How about a palace, open-air museum and art galleries – Djurgården has it all.
As our Delightful Djurgården Private Walking Tour, comes to an end, you’ll have gained insight into an area that most visitors see from the inside out (from the many museums that is). Leave the green heart of Stockholm with a feeling of having been let in on a secret and amazement. Who knew that a green area of this size could be such a historical treasure trove? What did we tell you – Djurgården truly is delightful!
Please note: The majority of this tour takes place in areas where you will have to walk on gravel or unpaved walkways.