Private Stockholm Old Town History Walking Tour


85 EUR

Take a walk with an expert history guide in the medieval Old Town (Gamla Stan) of Stockholm. Stroll along winding cobblestone streets as your guide amazes and educates you on Stockholm and Swedish history, from kings to commoners.

Duration: 2 hours
    Available in
  • English,
  • Spanish,
  • German,
  • Italian,
  • Russian,
  • French,
  • Estonian,
  • Japanese,
  • Dutch,
  • Swedish,
  • Norwegian,
  • Danish,
  • Portuguese


  • Get a comprehensive overview of Stockholm’s history
  • Visit the main attractions and some hidden gems
  • Expert local resident guide.

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During this tour we’ll cover all parts of Stockholm’s historical centre. We’ll stop at the main attractions, as well as some hidden gems.

Attractions include: the Royal Palace (the outside) , Stockholm Cathedral (guided on the outside) , Mårten Trotzig’s alley, the Riddarholmen Church and island, the street Västerlånggatan, and many others!

Walking through the most sight-dense part of the city, you’ll learn all about Stockholm and its history. Different themes like war, trade, everyday life, and major events will be covered.

Since this tour is private, you’ll have the time to ask as many questions as you like. Two hours of time with your own local guide will for sure pay off!

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What’s included & not included

  • Expert guide
  • Private walking tour of Gamla Stan

Meeting point

Nobel Museum

This operator has 4 reviews for other tours


Viking History, including information about Estrid - female Viking
Angus was our tour guide, and he extremely knowledgeable about Viking history. He showed our group several runestones, we learned about Viking history and burial grounds (mounds), and visited the old city of Sigtuna. A special feature was to learn about a female Viking (Estrid) Estrid was a rich and powerful 11th-century Swedish woman whose long family saga has been recorded on runestones. This Estrid was the maternal grandmother of the chieftain Jarlabanke.
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85 EUR
  • Full refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour
  • No booking fees
  • Pay by credit card or PayPal

Tour operated by: Sweden History Tours