Stockholm is a very child-friendly city to visit with the family for a long weekend to longer than a week.
There are plenty of free attractions to see and do around the city, and getting around is easy peasy for families, with plenty of options from trams, trains, and ferries. However, the best way to explore Stockholm as a family is by walking.
Stockholm is one cool, hip and trendy city. It is great at blending its rich history and culture with its contemporary new pulse. There is so much to do and see, from museums to the Royal Palace, walking the cobblestone streets of the old town to relaxing and people watching by having a fika!
Stockholm is one cool, hip and trendy city.
There is so much do and see in this city a family. We have outlined a few ideas which we can recommend for your trip to Stockholm with the family.
To get the most value out of exploring Stockholm, we would recommend purchasing a Stockholm Pass, which will give you access to over 60 attractions.
Tip: Stockholm can be expensive or affordable, if you eat and experience the city through the eyes of local it will be an affordable experience. Drinking alcoholic drinks can be pricey in cafes and bars. You could always grab a bottle of wine from the bottle shop and place in your mini bar to cool down, and enjoy a picnic in one of the local green parks. Just like a local!
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