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Island hopping around Stockholm

Stockholm and it's wonderful archipelago.

When visiting Stockholm, seeing its wonderful archipelago is a must too! During this bike tour you will get to know the so well-known Scandinavian flair of the Swedish capital city as well as its beautiful archipelago. All in all it is more than 30.000 islands. Vaxholm - the capital city, but also charming islands as Rindö, Värmdö or Sandhamn will fascinate you. This cycling holiday offers the perfect mix of metropolis and archipelago flair, culinary highlights and nature as far as the eye can see. So, what are you waiting for? 

Medium
  • 7 Days / 6 Nights
  • self guided
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Itinerary

Take your first stroll through Sweden’s capital and explore some of the many sights and tourist attractions. In the evening a welcome briefing and bike fitting (if booked) takes place. Overnight stay in Stockholm.

After breakfast you start your tour across Djurgården, the green island of Stockholm to continue along the coast to Djursholm. The suburb ist popular for townsman, you will recognise this in many, beautiful houses. The last 15 kilometers are leading you through Swedish landscape until you reach Vaxholm - the capital city of the archipelago. Visit palace Bogesund or the grand fortress from 16th century, which can be reached by short ferry trip. 

By ferry you reach the island of Rindö. After a short exploration trip you continue to the island of Värmdö. You are now in the middle of the archipelago - look forward to small villages and a lot of nature. 

In just five minutes your today's ferry brings you from Stavsnäs to Runmarö, one of the bigger islands in the archipelago. Well-known artists spent their summer here to get some new inspiration for their next projects in their idyllic summer houses. In Södersunda the house in Båtmanstorpet 95 is worth a visit. Afterwards another ferry brings you in ca. one hour to the popular island of Sandhamn with nice options for your well-deserved lunch break. Enjoy the afternoon on this favored summer island before you return by boat in ca. two hours back to Värmdö. 

Via Fågelbrolandet you cycle to the village of Gustavsberg. Not far away you have the possibility to visit the Artipelag, a modern art museum with impressive art and sculptures on ca. 10.000m2. Via Skurusund bridge (photo stop) you finally reach Saltsjöbaden, your today's destination. The idyllic small town is a very popular local recreation area. 

On your last stage you cycle along wonderful coastal paths as well as through a nature reserve to Erstavik. Afterwards you reach world cultural heritage Skogskyrkogården (woodland cemetery), which is according to UNESCO an impressive example for the fusion of architecture and cultural landscape. A few more kilometers later you are back in Stockholm again, you reach your hotel via the islands of Södermalm and Långholmen. 

After breakfast your bike tour ends. We are happy to extend your holiday with extra nights in Stockholm.

Tour character

You cycle on bike paths and gravel roads as well as forest tracks and side roads with less traffic through typical Swedish nature. On the islands there are sections with more traffic, especially if it is the only and main road that leads through an island. Flat to slightly hilly tour course.

Prices and events

All data for 2021 at a glance*
Place of arrival: Stockholm
  Season 1
09.05.2021 - 22.05.2021
05.09.2021 - 19.09.2021

Sundays
Season 2
23.05.2021 - 05.06.2021
22.08.2021 - 04.09.2021

Sundays
Season 3
06.06.2021 - 21.08.2021

Sundays
Stockholm island hopping by bike, 7 days, SE-STRSI-07X
Base price
10 299
10 799
11 299
Single room supplement 4 999 4 999 4 999

Kategori: Chosen 3***- and 4****-hotels

Season 1
May 9, 2021 - May 22, 2021
Sep 5, 2021 - Sep 19, 2021
Sundays
Season 2
May 23, 2021 - Jun 5, 2021
Aug 22, 2021 - Sep 4, 2021
Sundays
Season 3
Jun 6, 2021 - Aug 21, 2021
Sundays
Stockholm island hopping by bike, 7 days, SE-STRSI-07X
Base price
Single room supplement
10 299
4 999
10 799
4 999
11 299
4 999

Kategori: Chosen 3***- and 4****-hotels

Season 1
May 9, 2021 - May 22, 2021
Sep 5, 2021 - Sep 19, 2021
Season 2
May 23, 2021 - Jun 5, 2021
Aug 22, 2021 - Sep 4, 2021
Season 3
Jun 6, 2021 - Aug 21, 2021
Stockholm
Extra night in double room/breakfast
Extra night in single room/B&B
999
1 499
999
1 499
999
1 499
Additional nights
Place of arrival: Stockholm
  Season 1
May 9, 2021 - May 22, 2021
Sep 5, 2021 - Sep 19, 2021

Sundays
Season 2
May 23, 2021 - Jun 5, 2021
Aug 22, 2021 - Sep 4, 2021

Sundays
Season 3
Jun 6, 2021 - Aug 21, 2021

Sundays
Stockholm
Extra night in double room/breakfast 999 999 999
Extra night in single room/B&B 1 499 1 499 1 499
Filter
21-gear touring bike
Electric bike
900
1 800
Prices per person in SEK

Services and extras

Services included

Services included:

  • Overnights in chosen 3***- and 4****-hotels
  • Breakfast
  • Personal welcome briefing
  • Luggage transfer from hotel to hotel
  • Carefully elaborated route instructions
  • Detailed travel information: Route maps, route description, tourist attractions and sights, important telephone numbers (1x per booked room)
  • Bike-App and GPS data
  • Service hotline

Optional:

  • Rental bike

Not included:

  • Travel insurance
  • Services not mentioned under "Services included"
More information

Arrival / Parking:

  • By flight: Airport Arlanda, by Arlanda Express (fast train) or Flygbuss (airport bus) to the main train station of Stockholm (duration ca. 30-45 minutes). Continue by Tunnelbana (subway), more information: www.sl.se
  • By train: Stockholm main train station.
  • By car: Hotel garage from SEK 295 (ca. EUR 30) per day, reservation not possible, payable on spot.