Green oasis in the
heart of the city
Why locals love it
What’s not to love about a tranquil green island located in the middle of a bustling city? Once a royal hunting ground, Djurgården is now a favourite recreational spot for locals and visitors alike.
Why you should visit it
Besides being home to several of Stockholm’s most famous museums and attractions, Djurgården boasts extensive stretches of forest and parkland perfect for peaceful picnics, long walks and blissful bike rides. Be sure to stop by Rosendals Trädgård – a gorgeous organic café and garden that’s bound to blow your mind.
Ferries to Djurgården run from the harbour by Slussen subway station.