As any Stockholm guide will tell you, this popular European capital is full of things to see and do. Take in the distinctive traditional Swedish architecture, island hop on the archipelago or check out the city's many bars and clubs. Whatever your tastes, Stockholm has something for everyone.
Enjoy the best areas of the city
Stockholm is often described as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, combining traditional architecture with cutting-edge design and all the hallmarks of a modern city.
Starting off in the center, the old city of Gamla Stan dates back to the 13th century and is very popular with visitors keen to explore the city's past. Right next door, is the ultra-modern downtown area where you can find some of the best shopping, restaurants and nightlife in Scandinavia.
If you would like a place to head out to at night to be wined, dined and entertained, then Stureplan is the place for you. It is the up-and-coming district in the city, known for its luxurious feel.
The canals and islands
For those wanting to experience Stockholm at a slower pace, boats tour the city's beautiful waterways regularly. You can also get off at the islands and explore cool places like Södermalm.
See the top attractions
The Great Church
Sweden’s Storkyrkan, known as Stockholm Cathedral, is found in the old town and is a beautiful attraction worth seeing. Built in 1279, it will take you back to the past with its medieval architecture.
The Royal Palace
This palace is still the official residence of the royal family in Sweden and you are welcome to take a look. Enjoy a guided tour of the incredibly decorated halls and visit the museums inside. ABBA Museum Music lovers are in for a treat when in Stockholm. The ABBA museum has all the memorabilia you expect to see in an ordinary museum and so much more. Get dressed as a 5th ABBA member and sing along in the studio. With their hologram equipment, you can experience getting up on stage and performing with them (almost!). If you are looking to discover all that Stockholm has to offer and want a convenient and stylish place to stay, choose the Radisson Blu Royal Viking Hotel, Stockholm. With its combination of elegant rooms and suites, this hotel is the perfect base for a Swedish holiday.