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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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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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1 - 5 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago
Interesting Tour Excellent Guide

Our guide Marc was everything we could ask for in a tour guide. He really knew his facts about the area and its history. But the best part was all his anecdotes about contemporary Swedish culture.

Thank Ed K
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fun tour in an amazing district

I joined one of the free walking tours of Gamla Stan on a Sunday noon. Our guide was a fun and chilled guy who was originally from Croatia but knew everything about the history of Sweden. He took us to different parts of Gamla Stan...More

Thank Ali S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
George Was Great!

My wife and I had only a short time in Stockholm and decided to take a walking tour of Gamla Stan - the old town. We were both thrilled with our tour with George. It was a hot day and only a total of eight...More

Thank MTandMTMT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Anna our Guide

My sister and I had a fantastic time walking the streets in Gamla Stan on Wednesday afternoon. Anna was amazing she had so much information to share with us. Always thinking about everyone in the soaring heat. We're from Scotland so definitely not use to...More

Thank emailgillian09
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nice tour with a fantastic guide.

A hot day with a fantastic guide. George told us a lot about " Gamla stan" . He had a good knowlidge about most things in the area and was very openminded. Thank you George!More

Thank Rolf J
Katrina G, HR Administrator at OURWAY Tours in Stockholm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Rolf! Thank you so much for joining us on tour in Stockholm and taking the time to let us know what you thought of your tour! We are really glad to hear that you were happy with your experience through Gamla stan with George....More

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