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3 day - Be charmed by the sea and sailing in these Swedish islands.

No trip to Stockholm in summer is complete without a couple of days savouring the charm of Stockholm’s Skärgård (archipelago). Just an hour from the hustle of Stockholm by boat and you are out among the islands, sailing boats, pristine blue waters and fresh air of the archipelago.

This 3-day/2-night Stockholm extension is planned to give you a taste of the best of the archipelago. We strongly recommend you spend the extra days…

Highlights include

  • Travel on a classic old steamship or local ferry
  • Enjoy delicious seafood at local inns and restaurants on the pier
  • Experience the authentic Swedish archipelago lifestyle
Day 1
Introducing the archipelago
Day 2
Island hopping in ‘Stockholmskärgården’ independently
Day 3
Return to Stockholm
Start/End Place
Stockholm, Sweden tours
Country Visited
Sweden tours
3 Days
Self Guided



Archipelago boats - vintage steamships & modern vessels.

  • Accommodation in a 4-star style local inn including breakfast and dinner
  • Return boat from Stockholm to Archipelago, Vaxholm (please ask us if you are interested in the steamships or optional activities)
  • 24-hour emergency service
  • Taxes and service fees
  • Booking with Confidence- we want you to be confident in booking with 50 Degrees North, and we will always have your best interest and safety in mind. In these times of uncertainty during the COVID-19 crisis, we have put in place further measures to make booking with us easier and more flexible.
Not Included

International flights to/from Stockholm, arrival and departure airport transfers in Stockholm, optional excursions on day 2, meals other than specified, items of personal nature & beverages. This is an independent tour with no guided activities.


Day 1 - Introducing the archipelago

Take the boat from central Stockholm and sail out into the archipelago. If you are a boating aficionado, we are happy to ensure you are on one of the classic old steamships, which adds that bit of extra charm to the trip.

Tonight we have booked you a room at one of the traditional hotels on an island in the archipelago. Enjoy the dish of the day at the inn or at the local restaurants on the pier.

1 Lunch
1 Dinner
Local archipelago hotel with breakfast

Day 2 - Island hopping in ‘Stockholmskärgården’ independently

Spend the day island hopping - head to Grinda to explore the forest, go for a local walk along the foreshore or hire a kayak to enjoy some “self-time” on the water. Enjoy a long lunch at the manor, picnic looking out over the sea or enjoy icecream at the small kiosks.

You can boat to the outer archipelago – the yachtsmen’s playground, visiting Sandhamn or smaller remote islands.

Please note these are optional excursions and activities.

1 Breakfast
1 Dinner
Local archipelago hotel with breakfast

Day 3 - Return to Stockholm

Wake up with the sea breeze in your face and a long lazy breakfast. Wander the shops and enjoy coffee & cake at Hembygdsgård. Take the boat back to Stockholm (approx. 1 hour). Your archipelago trip ends upon arrival in Stockholm.

1 Breakfast
Dates & Prices

All prices listed are per person, based on two people sharing a room. Prices are indicative due to the current uncertainty across Europe with increasing energy and volatile fuel costs.

Valid From
Valid To
From Price
1 Jun 2023
31 Aug 2023
1 Jun 2023
31 Aug 2023
NZD 922
Limited availability
1 Jun 2024
31 Aug 2024
1 Jun 2024
31 Aug 2024
NZD 986

Important Information

If you enjoy the summer buzz, we recommend visiting in the height of summer or weekends as many of the smaller cafes and restaurants close down during the quieter months.

This is an independent tour with no guided activities. We can also offer a day trip from Stockholm with guide if you wish.


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