Relaxing pause, right next to the water
Official Sörmlandsleden sign-posting
Outdoor meal in the forest
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Stockholm-Järna

Nature reserves, tradition and historical monuments.

Hiking trail Sörmlandsleden has a total length of 598 km, divided in 62 stages. During this hiking holiday you will walk along the first 10 stages from capital city Stockholm to the anthroposophical village of Järna. Explore Tyresta nationalpark, Sweden’s biggest virgin forest, and get to know typical red Sörmland houses, deep forests, rocky hills and glittering lakes. 

Medium
  • 6 Days / 5 Nights
  • self guided
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In the woods

Itinerary

Take a first stroll through Sweden’s capital and explore some of the many sights and tourist attractions.

After breakfast you start your hiking week with a subway ride to Nackas nature reserve. Markuskyrkan (church) is the first highlight before you enter the nature reserve with its rich bird life, interesting vegetation and cultural-historical objects along the way. You pass several lakes (don’t forget your swimming clothes) and further nature reserves with some great views of the surroundings. Your first hiking day ends in Tyresö.

ca. 4-5 tim
16 km
55 m
85 m

You continue your journey south in the direction of Tyresta, walking through mixed forest, grassland and up to a pine forest plateau. Enjoy the beautiful scenery! Soon you reach Tyresta national park and lake Årsjön. Take a bath in the refreshing lake before you head on to Bylsjön, another lake and Tyresta. The village with its thousand-year old history houses runic carvings and a burial ground. The trail continues with a climb over the mountains in the direction of Handen, your today’s goal. 

ca. 6-7 tim
25 km
190 m
125 m

Today’s route leads you through a larger moor- and lake-rich forest area with numerous pine-covered rocks, similar to the islands in an archipelago landscape. Wildlife includes deer, moose and hares in the forest and swans, geese and ducks in the lakes. Several lakes along the way offer the opportunity for a refreshing bath. Once you reach lake Kvarnsjön you are in an area with great geological and zoological values. The trail leads you further along lake Getaren. Enjoy the views from the hill over the area, just before you reach Lida friluftsgård. The park offers a lot of activities for families and hosts a restaurant. By public transportation (bus and train) you continue to Södertälje. The small town and home of Scania is connected to the Baltic Sea through a lock in the Södertälje canal.

ca. 6 tim
23 km
105 m
70 m

You are leaving Södertälje via its canal in direction Tvetaberg. After having passed a typical Swedish summer house area you continue up on mountain Aspdalsberget. You will soon reach the Vaskasjöarna lakes, with its unique Nordic nature. The trail continues through a varied forest terrain before you reach the small town of Järna. You return by public transportation to Stockholm, where you will have your last overnight stay. 

ca. 4-5 tim
18 km
135 m
110 m

After breakfast your hiking tour ends. We are happy to extend your holiday with extra nights.

Prices and events

All data for 2022 at a glance*
Place of arrival: Stockholm
  Season 1
08.05.2022 - 21.05.2022
11.09.2022 - 25.09.2022

Sunday
Season 2
22.05.2022 - 11.06.2022
21.08.2022 - 10.09.2022

Sunday
Season 3
12.06.2022 - 20.08.2022

Sunday
Hiking holiday Sörmlandsleden, 6 days, SE-STWSJ-06X
Base price
7 499
7 999
8 499
Single room supplement 3 199 3 199 3 199
Season 1
May 8, 2022 - May 21, 2022
Sep 11, 2022 - Sep 25, 2022
Sunday
Season 2
May 22, 2022 - Jun 11, 2022
Aug 21, 2022 - Sep 10, 2022
Sunday
Season 3
Jun 12, 2022 - Aug 20, 2022
Sunday
Hiking holiday Sörmlandsleden, 6 days, SE-STWSJ-06X
Base price
Single room supplement
7 499
3 199
7 999
3 199
8 499
3 199
Season 1
May 8, 2022 - May 21, 2022
Sep 11, 2022 - Sep 25, 2022
Season 2
May 22, 2022 - Jun 11, 2022
Aug 21, 2022 - Sep 10, 2022
Season 3
Jun 12, 2022 - Aug 20, 2022
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 8, 2022 - May 21, 2022
Sep 11, 2022 - Sep 25, 2022

Sunday
Season 2
May 22, 2022 - Jun 11, 2022
Aug 21, 2022 - Sep 10, 2022

Sunday
Season 3
Jun 12, 2022 - Aug 20, 2022

Sunday
Stockholm
Extra night in double room/breakfast 999 999 999
Extra night in single room/B&B 1 499 1 499 1 499
Prices per person in SEK

Services and extras

Services included

Services included: 

  • Overnights in 3***- and 4****hotels, 1x overnight in an inn with shared bathroom
  • Breakfast
  • Luggage transportation from hotel to hotel
  • 1x subway ride Stockholm-Björkhagen 
  • 1x bus and train ride Lida-Södertälje
  • Well elaborated route
  • Detailed travel documents: Route maps, route description, tourist attractions and sights, important telephone numbers (1x per booked room)
  • GPS data upon request
  • Service-Hotline
  • Navigationsapp med gps detaljer
  • Servicenummer

Not included: 

  • Travel insurance
  • All services not mentioned under ”Services included”
More information

Arrival & departure:

  • 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 in Stockholm from SEK 295 (ca. EUR 30) per day, reservation not possible, payable on spot. 

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