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Viking History Small Group Tour from Stockholm: Half Day Including Sigtuna provided by Sweden History Tours

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Overview
Follow in the footsteps of Viking warriors and kings on this guided small-group tour of Sweden’s lovely countryside. Learn about Viking burials at Broby Bro and the Viking oligarch Jarlabanke at the Jarlabanke Runestones. Visit the site of a Viking parliament and take in the charms of historic Sigtuna, founded in the 10th century. Your tour includes pickup and drop-off from the select cruise ports or central hotels.
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  • 1
    Stockholm
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Broby
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 3
    Jarlabanke Runestones
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 4
    Arkils tingstad
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 5
    Sigtuna
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 6
    Sigtuna
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 7
    S:t Olofs Church Ruins
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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Highlights
  • Learn about the rich culture of the Vikings as you tour Sigtuna and beyond
  • Hear how Viking bridges and roads built a nation from your guide
  • Skip the car hire costs: Your guide looks after the driving
  • Get to know your fellow travelers: Group is capped at just 16
Important Information
Duration
5–6 hours
Inclusions
  • Small group tour (max of 16 people)
  • hotel pick up and drop off (if your hotel is within 3km of Stockholm central station)
  • A great time away from the city
  • Personal service
  • All taxes and surcharges
  • Driver/vehicle
  • Live Guide
  • Cruise harbour pick up (not nynäshamn harbour but in Frihamnen, Värtahamnen and Stadsgården)
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult, advise with us before the tour if a child needs a booster seat or child seat.
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • Hotel pick up time will be advised 1-2 days before the tour.
  • Cruise pick up times will be advised within 24 hours from booking.
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund. The minimum number is 3 persons. We hold the right to cancel a tour if the number is below 3 persons for all tour reservations combined.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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StotheN wrote a review Jan 2020
Toulouse, France209 contributions74 helpful votes
Our guide was Jonathan and driven by Helene.The tour was very informative and Jonathan kept the interest going. Helene was a safe driver and got us back in the city in record time. I highly recommend this tour!
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from TimeTravelToursSwe, Kundansvarig at Viking History Small Group Tour from Stockholm: Half Day Including Sigtuna
Responded 5 Apr 2020
Thanks for your review guys, both me and Helen enjoyed having you on the tour. Good to hear that you found the tour informative and interesting, that makes my day a bit brighter :)
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niemand wrote a review Jan 2020
Calgary322 contributions210 helpful votes
The two of us went on this tour with our guide Jonathan and our driver Kenneth. It was very interesting ad made much more so because of Jonathan's expertise about everything having to do with Viking culture. Both men were also great company. Because I am disabled it was a
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Response from TimeTravelToursSwe, Kundansvarig at Viking History Small Group Tour from Stockholm: Half Day Including Sigtuna
Responded 5 Apr 2020
Hi Niemand, thanks a lot for this kind review, and I'm happy you liked my tour and all the information I trowed at you guys. I'm also very happy to hear that it worked out so good for you as me and Kenneth tried out best. Thanks a lot for your kind words. Will send this onward to Kenneth as well. /Jonathan
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Arianna G wrote a review Dec 2019
6 contributions1 helpful vote
Just came back, and we are sorry it is finished! Very fascinating and interesting! Absolutely to do!!!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from TimeTravelToursSwe, Kundansvarig at Viking History Small Group Tour from Stockholm: Half Day Including Sigtuna
Responded 5 Apr 2020
Thanks, I appreciate your review, and thoughts. Good that you enjoy the tour. /Jonathan
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Stephanie A wrote a review Dec 2019
6 contributions
Nadia, our guide, was exceptional! Loved all of her Viking insights and information. Her knowledge of runestones, Viking written language and history of Sigtuna made for an outstanding tour.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from TimeTravelToursSwe, Kundansvarig at Viking History Small Group Tour from Stockholm: Half Day Including Sigtuna
Responded 5 Apr 2020
I will tell her that, thanks for taking your time to leave a review here/Jonathan
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Della S wrote a review Oct 2019
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The guides were very likeable and welcoming. They were also well-informed and happy to answer a range of questions. It was an enjoyable day for all of us, including my teenage daughter and elderly mother. I'm glad we chose this one.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from TimeTravelToursSwe, Kundansvarig at Viking History Small Group Tour from Stockholm: Half Day Including Sigtuna
Responded 5 Apr 2020
So good to hear that the tour and the guides was to your liking. Wish you all the best/Jonathan
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About the operator

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Kiwilisa
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Great tour
Thanks very much to Jonathan, Owes and Simon. It was a great day out and very informative. Wouldn’t get the same ex
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565lucienneb
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Vid Odin!
1 of several hundred rune stones from the time of vikings,I think it should be moore to find in the real Vikings co
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MrKilt
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Took a chance on this, was a significant highlight of my Scandinavian holiday.
We planned a week long tour of Sweden. Half of that time was planned and accounted for. A few days were not. While
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Cindy_DF
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Best Viking tour we could ever wish for!
This tour was amazing!!! A definite MUST do while in Stockholm. We reached out directly to the tour company since T
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ChristinaKothlow
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Amazing history lesson and beautiful views of the countryside
When we booked our trip to Sweden, I knew it wouldn’t be complete without learning more about the Vikings. Nadia wa
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janequeensland
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Excellent tour - intelligent, well done!
This tour was a thoroughly enjoyable history of the changes in the religions in Sweden over the past one thousand y
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GMSutton
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Very good History lesson
This is a long day, but well worth it if you want to get a feel for history of the area and the people who lived th
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Popsfam
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Wonderful tour!
We had a lovely time and felt we had personalized service. In addition to the four of us, there were 3 others on th
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JanisTH
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Great full day tour from Uppsala to Stockholm
Jonathan and Gabriel did a great job! We needed a transfer from Uppsala to Stockholm and they helped us turn it in
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facelessdrone
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Outstanding Tour and Service
Nadia was our guide yesterday for a private full-day Viking History Tour, and what a great guide she was! It was li
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Terry M
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A QUICK LOOK AT A FEW PLACES
Went on a tour which was to be three palaces. One of them had been converted into a restaurant. Such information sh
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katafazekas22
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beautiful landscapes, nice roundtrip outside of Stockholm
Our guide Lars was a Pretty nice and funny guy, who really cared for everyone in the Group. His stories were intere
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Coley281980
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You could rent a car for cheaper and make your own tour...
We stopped at a church in Vallentuna but not for lunch, didn't stop a local farm to see Icelandic horses, and didn'
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hugogoodson
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An excellent tour
I had a day tour with Calle and he gave me a really excellent tour. He really knew his stuff and was also a genera
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SydneyFamily2011
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Viking Tour - Excellent
We enjoyed a half day Viking History tour with guide Kaiser. We were so pleased to see the Viking runestones in nat
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Key Details
  • Duration: 5–6 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Swedish
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