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Gamla stan , until 1980 officially Staden mellan broarna , is the old town of Stockholm, Sweden. Gamla stan consists primarily of the island Stadsholmen. Officially, but not colloquially, Gamla stan includes the surrounding islets Riddarholmen, Helgeandsholmen and Strömsborg. Wikipedia

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Stockholm Bridges Sightseeing Cruise

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Gamla Stan, Stockholm

Soak up stunning views over the bridges and islands of central Stockholm on this leisurely 2-hour sightseeing cruise! Sit back and relax as you explore the Swedish capital’s charming waterways and pass under 15 of the impressive bridges that connect its many islands and districts. Take photos of the colorful Gamla Stan (Old Town) from the water; cruise past the postcard-perfect island of Djurgården and pass through the two locks that allow vessels to sail between Lake Mälaren in the west and the Baltic Sea to the east.

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Stockholm at a Glance Bike Tour

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Gamla Stan, Stockholm

Explore Stockholm and her beautiful central islands on two wheels on this 3-hour bike tour! Hop on your supplied, easy-to-ride bike and follow your guide around some of the Swedish capital’s famous sights and hidden gems, many of the latter inaccessible to cars and buses. Follow some of the city’s extensive cycle paths; pedal around Gamla Stan (Old Town); and cross bridges to roam idyllic islands and pretty shores. Add fascinating commentary from your guide and there’s no better way to get oriented in the 'Venice of the North!'

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Shore Excursion: Panoramic Stockholm Highlights with Vasa Museum and Gamla Stan

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Gamla Stan, Stockholm

This mixed driving and walking tour will give you a great rundown of the important historical sights of the city, with local insight from your expert guide. We will begin the day with a short panoramic drive through Sweden’s picturesque capital. A visit to the Vasa Museum and then a walking tour through Gamla Stan will follow, with some free time for shopping and soaking in the sights of the old town.

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Stockholm Private Custom Tour with a Local Guide, Highlights & Hidden Gems ★★★★★

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Gamla Stan, Stockholm

Spend the day with one of our hosts to experience the Swedish art of good living - you’re in Stockholm, of course it’s going to be good. You’ll explore the city together and see what you’d most like to. Stroll through the colorful cobbled streets of Gamla Stan, complete with a medieval cathedral, then perhaps let the afternoon take a more bohemian turn and explore a trendy neighborhood like Södermalm. Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do.

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Stockholm Private Tours by Locals: 100% Personalized, See the City Unscripted

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Gamla Stan, Stockholm

We know you couldn’t really see all of Stockholm’s must-sees in a day, but with one of our hosts, you’ll make a good go of it! Visit the Royal Palace, explore Gamla Stan or do some island hopping - Maybe leafy Djurgården. We’d never deprive you of good food, with farmers’ markets to explore and fika (cinnamon buns included) to be enjoyed! The day is yours to make! Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do.

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