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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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English Speaking Guide
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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 5 days 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 3 weeks ago
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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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!

Thank sca6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fantasic Tour in Gamla Stan

We did the Tour with Caroline this week and it was really fantastic and entertaining. She told a lot about the places we went to and the history around it. the group was involved by her and our questions got answered. This Tour is a...More

1  Thank spider852018
Reviewed 17 February 2018
Great walking tour

I did the walking tour of the old town today with Gustav. He was quite fun and very knowledgable and Sweden and the old town. Would definitely recommend this tour. It's compliemntary witht the stockholm pass.

Thank Victoria B
Mira J, Public Relations Manager at OURWAY Tours in Stockholm, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Hi Victoria, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review here, we really appreciate it. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our tour of Gamla stan with Gustav. Welcome back, anytime! Kind regards Mira & team OURWAY

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