Hoping to see all of Sweden on your Stockholm trip? Sure thing! Visit Skansen, a miniature Sweden of the past, on our Stockholm & Skansen Open-Air Museum Private Walking Tour. Immerse yourself in the Swedes’ history, culture, and customs.
The story about the tour
All aboard! Step onto the tram and zoom out to the green oasis of Stockholm, the island of Djurgården. Sometimes nicknamed “the museum island,” there is plenty to do and see, as well as a stroll through the seemingly endless park space. Wait a minute! We haven’t seen the city yet! Before we head out to the quiet park, we’ll make our way through the city centre, past skyscrapers, recounting tales of a robbery and private townhouse mansion turned museum. Before you know it, we’re along the harbour side, and ship masts become visible in the distance.
Now it’s time to hop aboard the tram! Passing by the most exclusive housing street in the city centre, Strandvägen. Admire the beautiful palace-like buildings before we cross the bridge over the canal to the island of Djurgården. We’ll be greeted by the Nordic Museum, whose majestic spire reaches high into the sky for all to see… and you thought Strandvägen was impressive? The Nordic Museum will be the cherry on top of the already impressive architecture we enjoyed on the way to the island.
The tram comes to a halt, and in the distance, you see the big letters S-K-A-N-S-E-N, in red, inviting you to come and unlock treasures of the past. Can you imagine a miniature Sweden? That’s Skansen in a nutshell for you! Follow the smell of freshly baked cinnamon buns up the escalator and into the Town Quarter. Walking down the street of the 1800s, we take a right, past allotment huts, through the Market Square and onto the doorstep of Seglora Church from Skåne, or Scania (no, not the truck company). Ooh! We can’t forget the animals! See ducks, pigs, moose, and if you’re lucky, wolves and bears!
Get the best of both worlds at one of the most visited attractions in Stockholm, Skansen. As the world’s first open-air museum, they know how to impress, excite, intrigue, teach, preserve, and entertain, as they have been doing this for visitors for over 100 years.
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Good to know
- Length: 4h 0m
- Distance: 3.8 km
- Language: english french german
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Included in the tour: Professional guide Public transport tickets (return) Skansen Open-Air Museum entrance fee
- Cancellation policy: 3 days
Private tour prices & options: Per person
- Group of 1 751 eur
- Group of 2 417 eur
- Group of 3 306 eur
- Group of 4 251 eur
- Group of 5 217 eur
- Group of 6 195 eur
- Group of 7 179 eur
- Group of 8 167 eur
- Group of 9 158 eur
- Group of 10 151 eur
- Group of 11 145 eur
- Group of 12 139 eur
- Group of 13 135 eur
- Group of 14 132 eur
- Group of 15 128 eur
- Group of 16 126 eur
- Group of 17 123 eur
- Group of 18 121 eur
- Group of 19 119 eur
- Group of 20 117 eur
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The day of the tour
The day of the tour
Please be at the departure point, Kulturhuset, Sergels torg 5, outside the main entrance – located on Norrmalm, 10 minutes early to check in for your tour.
How to find the guide
Look for our guide holding the OURWAY logo as a sign.
If you have trouble locating the guide or the meeting point, please give us a call a few minutes before the start of the tour. When you call before the tour begins, we have a greater chance of helping you find your way.
How to get there
Subway: 10, 11, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19 (Stop: T-Centralen)
Tram: 7 (Stop: T-Centralen)
There is about a 2 km walking distance inside the museum. Part of this tour takes place in areas where you will have to walk on gravel or unpaved walkways. We suggest wearing comfortable shoes.
Sweden is a country with four seasons. Please dress accordingly.
head quarter: +46 8 410 773 30
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