Private Full Day Viking History Tour from Stockholm Including Sigtuna and Uppsala
Uncover a great amount of Viking history on this 8-hour tour from Stockholm into the lovely Swedish countryside. Venture in the company of a expert local/regional history guide and get to know the Viking Swedes. Go to Sigtuna, the oldest still existing town in Sweden and walk by the 18th-century traditional wooden houses on the main street that still have its original Viking age stretch, travel back in time. Hear tales on Viking mythology and sagas. Another amazing highlight of this tour is the Old Uppsala burial mounds who are more than 50 meters wide / 150 feet wide! Also see the Uppsala Cathedral, the biggest church in the Nordic countries! Transportation from and back to your hotel is included.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Broby Bro, Frestavägen, 187 70 Täby, Sweden
runestones and grave field
Duration: 30 minutesStop At:
Jarlabanke bridge, Vikingavägen, 187 72 Täby, Sweden
a reconstructed viking causeway
Duration: 20 minutesStop At:
Arkils tingstad, Tingvallavägen 27, 186 50 Vallentuna, Sweden
one of the best preserved viking assembly places left.
Duration: 30 minutesStop At:
S:t Olofs Church Ruins, 9 Olofsgatan, Sigtuna, Sigtuna Municipality 193 30 Sweden
a visit to the city of Sigtuna for lunch and a walk true the city including the church ruins there
Duration: 1 hour 40 minutesStop At:
Uppsala Domkyrka, Domkyrkoplan 2, Uppsala 753 10 Sweden
a city walk Around the chatedral, the biggest in the nordic countries, and within the city
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Gamla Uppsala, Uppsala Sweden
a visit to Old Uppsala
Duration: 40 minutes
"A minimum of 2 people per booking is required"
"The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions"
"Comfortable walking shoes are recommended"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infant seats available"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"If you want to bring your own masks or any other thing to make you feel safe please know you're welcome to do so."
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Duration: 8 Hours
Traveler pickup is offered
All central hotels, ports and other accommodations in central Stockholm, but not Nynäshamn harbour (if you enter Nynäshamn we will give you meeting directions to a pick up place in Stockholm city)
If your tour departs from the cruise pier:
If your ship arrives at S165 and S167 STADSGÅRDEN: Please walk a few hundred meters away from your ship while following the BLUE/GREEN lines. Go past the fences and guards, and your guide will wait there, with a sign saying "Viking Tours" on an A4-paper. NOTE: If you enter any other harbour number in STADSGÅRDEN than S165 or S167 please go outside the fences and guards and the guide will meet you there on the time of the tour.
If your ship arrives at F638 FRIHAMNEN: Upon debarking the ship, please go through the terminal building. Once you go past the sliding doors (everyone else that departs the ship will walk out this way), the guide will meet you just outside the sliding doors. The guide will be holding an A4-paper saying "Viking Tours". NOTE: If you enter any other harbour number in FRIHAMNEN than F638 please go outside the fences and guards and the guide will meet you there on the time of the tour.
If your ship arrives at V523 VÄRTAHAMNEN: Walk from your ship towards the tourist buses, which is less than 10 meters from the ship hull. The guide will wait for you at the tourist bus area, near the buses, with an A4-paper, which says "Viking Tours." The guide will then direct you to the tour vehicle. NOTE: If you enter any other harbour number in VÄRTAHAMNEN than V523 please go outside the fences and guards and the guide will meet you there on the time of the tour.
If your Ship Arrives at NYNÄSHAMN: NO PICK UP INCLUDED HERE. That due to it being 50km away from Stockholm central station. We recomend you to contact and with us decide a meeting place in Central Stockholm. We will give directions how to go there either by train or that take one of the cruise busses going from the harbour into Stockholm.
If you are unsure of which pier your ship is arriving at, please check with the cruise line.Ports
Cancellations and refunds:
- NO PICK UP IN Nynäshamn Harbour (will be given meeting directions to pick up place)
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.