Dubbed the 'Venice of the North', Stockholm's canals are some of the most picturesque in the world. A trip along the city's waterways has been a popular tourist activity for decades and is an excellent way to discover Stockholm's 14 islands and their many attractions.
Delve into Stockholm's canals from a superbly located Hotel in Stockholm. A stay at the Radisson Blu Royal Viking hotel in Stockholm will provides a comfortable and relaxing room to return to after an exciting day travelling on the city's numerous waterways.
Exploring the canals of Stockholm
The canals of Stockholm have played an important part in the history of the city and are integral to its character. Tourists can experience a unique side to the city by travelling along its canals, catching intriguing views of many of Stockholm's main attractions.
A trip along Stockholm's canals will allow visitors to stop off at the beautiful Södermalm district of the city. Located on its own island, this bohemian area is overflowing with trendy boutique shops and fashionable art galleries.
A tour along one of Stockholm's canals is also a great way to spend a day of your holiday and means you can focus on the beautiful sights rather than steering the boat.
Choosing your Hotel in Stockholm
By staying at the Radisson Blu Royal Viking Hotel, sightseers can quickly return to their accommodation after a full day exploring Stockholm's canals. Located in the centre of town next to the main train station, the hotel will provide guests with a lavish and peaceful room to help them make the most of their holiday in Stockholm.