Stockholm Family tour by bike
Pippi Longstocking, vikings & water
Stockholm for kids!
- Astrid Lindgren, Viking-island Birka and Nature as far as the eye can see!
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Stockholm for kids! You are accommodated in the city centre, but in a green area as well - with relaxed bike trips and exciting adventures every day! The perfect hotel for this is accommodated on the island of Södermalm, Stockholm's biggest and most family-friendly island. On Djurgården, the green island of Stockholm children museum Junibacken is awaiting you, additionally you will visit Lida's adventure park with high ropes course, water will most of the times accompany you and you will learn more about the real life of vikings. Come and see!
Day 1: Arrival to Stockholm
Individual arrival to Stockholm. In the evening a welcome briefing and bike fitting (if booked) takes place. Your hotel is located next to Tantolunden, Södermalm's biggest park and waiting for a first exploration.
Day 2: Södermalm loop tour & Djurgården ca. 15 km
After breakfast your adventure starts - you cycle around Södermalm, the biggest of all islands in Stockholm. Circa half way ferry M/S Emelie brings you within a short ride to the green island of Djurgården. In Junibacken, the museum for children it's time to meet Pippi Longstocking, Karlsson-on-the-roof, Emil of Lönneberga or Ronnia, the robber's daughter. Alternatively Skansen, the oldest open-air museum Sweden's or amusement park Grönalund can be visited.
Day 3: Excursion to Lida amusement park ca. 20 km
Within a 20 minutes train ride you reach Tullinge, and after ca. 10 kilometres by bike you are in Lida amusement park. The 35 km wide areal is awaiting you with a high ropes course, as well as adventure golf course and beach. Additionally you can do a birdwatching tour or go fishing.
Day 4: Södermalm
In Tantolunden park next to your hotel there is a lot to explore. Visit the playground or go for a swim, additionally you have the possibility to play mini golf, frisbee golf or beach volleyball, or to visit the open air theatre. Two times a week there is barbecue (Thursdays from 10am - 5pm and Friday from 11-12am). Alternatively you can book a guided Kajak or Stand Up Paddeling tour. In case of bad weather there is the possibility to visit Eriksdalsbadet - the indoor adventure park ist only 2,5 kilometers away from the hotel (not included).
Day 5: Excursion to vikings island Birka ca. 20 km
Off you go to the Vikings! After a short ride to the pier you continue by boat to Birka - Sweden's first city. The vikings city is UNESCO world cultural heritage and was the most important trade centrum for sailors in earlier times. Your ticket includes not only the boat rides, but also the entry to the museum as well as an excursion into the historic fields. Don't forget your swimming suits!
Day 6: Individual departure or extra nights
After breakfast your tour ends in beautiful Stockholm. We are happy to extend your holidays with extra nights.