Nobel Prize Museum & City Hall

7.5 hours | Stockholm (Nynashamn) | N Y 1 - 1 3 0
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Points of Interest

  • Royal Palace
  • Gamla Stan
  • City Hall
Includes meal, Moderate activity

Description

Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.

Your tour begins as you board your motorcoach for a drive through the country towards Stockholm and Gamla Stan, the Old Town where Stockholm began over eight centuries ago.

Upon arriving, you'll join your guide for a narrated walking tour, strolling the narrow, cobbled streets, witnessing buildings from the 16th to 19th centuries. Your first stop is the Nobel Museum, located in Stockholm's original Stock Exchange building. The museum, opened in 2001 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Nobel Prize, features the portraits and prize citations of all the 700-plus winners. Together with your guide, you'll walk through the history of the 20th century Nobel Laureates and learn more about the Nobel Prize and its founder. You'll also have time to browse in the museum shop for souvenirs.

After having a typical Swedish lunch, your tour continues with a scenic drive to Stadshuset, Stockholm's City Hall. The massive, fortress-like red brick structure is crowned with a tower and a cupola topped with the three golden crowns of historic Sweden, the Swedish national coat of arms. Behind the magnificent facades are offices and session halls for politicians and officials, as well as assembly rooms and unique works of art. You'll make your way to the Blue Hall, scene of the annual Nobel Award banquet, and the Golden Hall, with its 18 million gold mosaic tiles illustrating Swedish history. Before departing, you're free to shop for specially designed souvenirs and presents that commemorate City Hall and Stockholm.

Following the visit there will be free time to enjoy the city on your own.

Next, you'll travel to Fjällgatan, one of Stockholm's highest points, offering panoramic views of the city skyline and its graceful waterways. Here, you'll marvel at the breathtaking scenery as you capture a photo or two.

Your tour concludes with a relaxing drive back to the pier. With Stockholm behind you, you leave with a myriad of unforgettable memories of a lifetime.

Special Notes:

The drive between Nynashamn and Stockholm is approximately one hour. Guide will meet at the pier but transfer back to Nynäshamn is unguided.

Fjällgatan photo-stop is subject to traffic situation.

There are approximately 40 steps at the City Hall.

The City Hall can close on short notice for private events.

Tour order may vary.

Tour timeline may vary to avoid overcrowding, etc.

Depart from pier in Nynäshamn for scenic/guided drive to Stockholm

Transport type:
Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Transport Capacity:
35
Travel time:
01:00
Inside visit:
No
Wheelchair accessible:
No
Restroom available:
No
Shopping available:
No
Photo/video opportunity:
No

Panoramic drive enroute to Old Town for guided walk

Transport type:
Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Transport Capacity:
35
Travel time:
00:30
Time at site:
00:30
Inside visit:
No
Walking distance:
500
Wheelchair accessible:
No
Restroom available:
No
Photo/video opportunity:
Yes

Guided tour of the Nobel Museum

Transport type:
Walking
Transport Capacity:
35
Time at site:
00:50
Free time at site:
20
Inside visit:
Yes
Air conditioned:
Yes
Walking distance:
300
Steps:
10
Wheelchair accessible:
Yes
Restroom available:
Yes
Shopping available:
Yes
Photo/video restrictions:
No
Photo/video opportunity:
Yes

Lunch at local restaurant

Transport type:
Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Transport Capacity:
35
Travel time:
00:15
Time at site:
01:00
Inside visit:
Yes
Air conditioned:
Yes
Walking distance:
50
Steps:
10
Wheelchair accessible:
Yes
Restroom available:
Yes
Shopping available:
No
Photo/video restrictions:
No
Photo/video opportunity:
No

Guided tour of City Hall

Transport type:
Walking
Transport Capacity:
35
Travel time:
00:15
Time at site:
00:45
Free time at site:
10
Inside visit:
Yes
Air conditioned:
No
Walking distance:
350
Steps:
50
Wheelchair accessible:
No
Restroom available:
Yes
Shopping available:
Yes
Photo/video restrictions:
No
Photo/video opportunity:
Yes

Free time in City Centre/Old Town

Transport type:
Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Transport Capacity:
35
Travel time:
00:15
Time at site:
00:45
Free time at site:
45
Inside visit:
No
Shopping available:
Yes

Photo stop at Fjällgatan

Transport type:
Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Transport Capacity:
35
Travel time:
00:15
Time at site:
00:10
Inside visit:
No
Air conditioned:
No
Wheelchair accessible:
Yes
Restroom available:
No
Shopping available:
No
Photo/video restrictions:
No
Photo/video opportunity:
Yes

Re-board your motorcoach and return to Nynäshamn

Transport type:
Air Conditioned Motorcoach
Transport Capacity:
35
Travel time:
01:00
Inside visit:
No
Wheelchair accessible:
No
Restroom available:
No
Shopping available:
No
Photo/video opportunity:
No