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Gamla Stan Walking Tour in Stockholm

  • Walk through Gamla Stan on this guided walking tour
  • Get quickly oriented in the center of Stockholm
  • Walk along one of Sweden’s narrowest alleyways and make a wish at the statue of Järnpojken
Gamla Stan Walking Tour in Stockholm
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This Gamla Stan walking tour takes you to discover the ancient history of Stockholm’s Old Town, where the city was founded. Follow your guide through one of Sweden’s narrowest alleyways and hear stories about the neighborhood during medieval times. It’s ideal for travelers who want a quick introduction to Stockholm’s history and central neighborhood.
What to Expect
Your Gamla Stan Walking tour starts at Stortorget—Stockholm’s original town square—where you meet your guide and group.

Follow your guide on foot through Gamla Stan, the original site of the founding of Stockholm. Pass German-style buildings and cobbled streets.
Walk through one of the city’s narrowest streets and stop at one of its smallest statues, Järnpojken.

Learn about the history of Gamla Stan during medieval days and the story of St. George and the Dragon, a popular Stockholm legend.

This guided tour also takes you to Kungliga Slottet, the Royal Palace, to admire the Italian-Baroque architecture. The tour ends back at Stortorget.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Outstanding Guide Told Great Stories

2018/07/01 - we joined this guided tour with our Stockholm Pass right after watching the change of guards. Good timing and location. Our Guide, Marc, originally from LA, is an excellent story-teller. During the 90 minutes, walked through some of the key spots in the...More

Thank DawnFromNY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide for bthis tour was George who was outstanding. We had walked around Gamla Stan previously, but only saw the verey touristry shops on the main street. George took us to hidden gems we would n ot have discoved alone. Everything was well explained...More

Thank patraveller2007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Highlights and History in Gamla Stan

My husband and I and a friend took the English language walking tour of Gamla Stan today with Katrina. She really brought the history of this fascinating part of Stockholm to life, and was very knowledgeable and delightful, as well. Definitely recommended.

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 26 May 2018
Informative, Enlightening & Entertaining :)

English-speaking tour. Excellent tour of Gamla Stan by Caroline. Great grasp of the history; great job weaving in her own personal experiences to bring the stories to life, with a dash of humor every now and then. It was a 90 min walking tour, and...More

Thank SimonTrave
Katrina G, HR Administrator at OURWAY Tours in Stockholm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi there! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your Old Town Walk with Caroline! We are really glad that she was able to not only able to tell you about the history, but also related personally and with humor which entertained. 90...More

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Great, fun overview of Stockholm

Anna was an outgoing and knowledgeable guide through some of Stockholm's interesting history and hidden gems. She was very personable and friendly so we were comfortable asking questions. Highly recommend this tour!More

Thank sca6
Katrina G, HR Administrator at OURWAY Tours in Stockholm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there! Thank you for joining us on a tour in Stockholm! We are glad you enjoyed your tour with Anna and are happy with your experience. We appreciate that you took the time to let us know what you thought! Welcome back anytime! Kind...More

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