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    3 day - Be charmed by the sea and sailing in these Swedish islands.

    No trip to Stockholm in summer is complete without a couple of days savouring the charm of Stockholm’s Skärgård (archipelago). Just an hour from the hustle of Stockholm by boat and you are out among the islands, sailing boats, pristine blue waters and fresh air of the archipelago.

    This 3-day/2-night Stockholm extension is planned to give you a taste of the best of the archipelago. We strongly recommend you spend the extra days…

    Highlights include

    • Travel on a classic old steamship or local ferry
    • Enjoy delicious seafood at local inns and restaurants on the pier
    • Experience the authentic Swedish archipelago lifestyle
    Day 1
    Introducing the archipelago
    Day 2
    Island hopping in ‘Stockholmskärgården’ independently
    Day 3
    Return to Stockholm
    Start/End Place
    Stockholm, Sweden tours
    Country Visited
    Sweden tours
    Duration
    3 Days
    Suitability
    Easy
    Code
    FDN-SA01

    Details

    Transportation

    Archipelago boats - vintage steamships & modern vessels.

    Included
    • Accommodation in a 4-star style local inn including breakfast and dinner
    • Return boat from Stockholm to Archipelago, Vaxholm (please ask us if you are interested in the steamships or optional activities)
    • 24-hour emergency service
    • Taxes and service fees
    Not Included

    International flights to/from Stockholm, arrival and departure airport transfers in Stockholm, optional excursions on day 2, meals other than specified, items of personal nature & beverages. This is an independent tour with no guided activities.

    Itinerary

    Day 1 - Introducing the archipelago

    Take the boat from central Stockholm and sail out into the archipelago. If you are a boating aficionado, we are happy to ensure you are on one of the classic old steamships, which adds that bit of extra charm to the trip.

    Tonight we have booked you a room at one of the traditional hotels on an island in the archipelago. Enjoy the dish of the day at the inn or at the local restaurants on the pier.

    Meals
    1 Lunch
    1 Dinner
    Accommodation
    Local archipelago hotel with breakfast

    Day 2 - Island hopping in ‘Stockholmskärgården’ independently

    Spend the day island hopping - head to Grinda to explore the forest, go for a local walk along the foreshore or hire a kayak to enjoy some “self-time” on the water. Enjoy a long lunch at the manor, picnic looking out over the sea or enjoy icecream at the small kiosks.

    You can boat to the outer archipelago – the yachtsmen’s playground, visiting Sandhamn or smaller remote islands.

    Please note these are optional excursions and activities.

    Meals
    1 Breakfast
    1 Dinner
    Accommodation
    Local archipelago hotel with breakfast

    Day 3 - Return to Stockholm

    Wake up with the sea breeze in your face and a long lazy breakfast. Wander the shops and enjoy coffee & cake at Hembygdsgård. Take the boat back to Stockholm (approx. 1 hour). Your archipelago trip ends upon arrival in Stockholm.

    Meals
    1 Breakfast
    Dates & Prices

    Price per person. Early indicative price for 2020.

    Dates
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    1 Jun 2020
    30 Sep 2020
    1 Jun 2020
    30 Sep 2020
    USD 1,641
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    Important Information

    If you enjoy the summer buzz, we recommend visiting in the height of summer or weekends as many of the smaller cafes and restaurants close down during the quieter months.

    This is an independent tour with no guided activities. We can also offer a day trip from Stockholm with guide if you wish.

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