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Viking History Small Group Tour from Stockholm: Half Day Including Sigtuna

By Sweden History Tours
4.4/5
Price is AU$271per traveller*

Features

Free cancellation available
6h
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Selective hotel pickup
Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Sanitiser provided
Paid sick leave for staff

Overview

  • Excavate Sweden’s amazing Viking history on a 5-hour guided tour from the beautiful capital of Stockholm. Unveil the mystery of the Swedish Viking history with an expert local guide and visit great Viking sites of cultural and archaeological interest. Gaze at beautiful rune stones and hear the stories they have to tell you. Also hear tales about Viking mythology, war and legends. Also, see Sweden's oldest town Sigtuna. Transport from and back to Stockholm is included.

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Viking History Small Group Tour from Stockholm: Half Day Including Sigtuna 09:30

Free cancellation
6h
English

Pickup included

Languages available

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Price is AU$270.81 per ticket, price for 2 Travellers is AU$541.62
AU$541.62

Total

Price is AU$541.62
* Select 2 travellers to get the lowest price of AU$270.81

What's included, what's not

  • Small group tour (max of 16 people)
  • hotel pick up and drop off (if your hotel is within 3km of Stockholm central station)
  • A great time away from the city
  • Personal service
  • All taxes and surcharges
  • Driver/vehicle
  • Live Guide
  • Cruise harbour pick up (not nynäshamn harbour but in Frihamnen, Värtahamnen and Stadsgården)
  • Lunch
  • Service charge

Know before you book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult, advise with us before the tour if a child needs a booster seat or child seat.
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • Hotel pick up time will be advised 1-2 days before the tour.
  • Cruise pick up times will be advised within 24 hours from booking.
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund. The minimum number is 3 persons. We hold the right to cancel a tour if the number is below 3 persons for all tour reservations combined.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transport
  • Infant seats available
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
  • 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.
  • Departure time: 9:30 AM

What you can expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Stockholm, Stockholm

Stockholm to stop one. Depart from the your centrally located Stockholm hotel in a comfortable car or minivan depending on the size of the group. Travel north into the picturesque Swedish countryside. Feel how you start to move back in time as you sweep through the lovely landscape. Ca 30min to stop one.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Broby, Broby, Skane County

Visit Broby Bro, a well excavated Viking grave field. Learn about how the Vikings buried their dead and what happened to them in the afterlife. Hear the storey about Estrid, a aristocratic Viking woman in the Stockholm region.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Jarlabanke Runestones, Taby Kyrkby, Taby Sweden

Next up is Jarlabankes rune stone bridge in Täby. Hear the intriguing tale about Jarlabanke, the great Viking lord who was a super-magnate. Learn about the Viking bridges and roads that tied Sweden and laid the foundation to our nation. 

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Arkils tingstad, Tingvallavägen 27, 186 50 Vallentuna, Sweden

Next, visit a Viking parliament and feel the presence of ancient power, imagine the Viking men sitting in the parliament making mighty decisions.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Sigtuna, Sigtuna, Sigtuna Municipality

Last but not least, head to Sigtuna. This is Sweden's oldest city, founded in 970 AD by King Erik Segersäll of the Svea Kingdom. Learn about its role in our history as we walk the Viking age-originated high street with its prettty 18th century houses.
Transport back to Stockholm is included.


Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Sigtuna, Sigtuna, Sigtuna Municipality

lunch stop, lunch at your own expense.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: S:t Olofs Church Ruins, 9 Olofsgatan, Sigtuna, Sigtuna Municipality 193 30 Sweden

we visit this magnificent early 12th C church ruin during our city walk of Sigtuna.

Duration: 10 minutes

Cleaning and safety practices

Safety measures

  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Location

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Activity Location

  • Stockholm Sweden

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Traveler pickup is offered We offer hotel pick up at all central hotels, ports and other accommodations within 5km from Stockholm central station. If you're in old town where it is not possible to get in by car we may ask you to walk a few minutes to another location where we pick you up. If you are outside the pick up zone we will give you directions to a meeting place. If you are unsure if you're in or out please email us.. Pick up normally starts at 09.00 or 09.30. For the shorter tours 3-5h 09.30 is the normal pick up time. For the longer tours, 8h:s, 09.00 is our usual pick up time for the first guests. We will be in touch two days in advance of a public tour with your final starting time, if you want to know in beforehand or want that we arrange a fixed time for you please contact us by email. In wintertime we may due to the low light time ask if it is possible for you to do a earlier starting time (if not we do the set time of the tour) but than we contact well in advance of your date. 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 Frihamnen Stadsgården Värtahamnen NO PICK UP AT Nynäshamn Harbour (meeting directions in Stockholm inner city given)
    • Stockholm Sweden

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