Stockholm Private Tours
Known as the 'Venice of Scandinavia', Stockholm sits on a group of islands in the Baltic Sea. Discover its beauty with this private tour of Stockholm!
Our private tours
At the time of booking, you can choose between the following options. All of them include pickup from your hotel or a central location and an exclusive English–speaking guide.
Historic center tour (2.5 hours)
We'll start by looking at the façade of the Royal Palace and passing by the Swedish Parliament building. This walk through the old town of Stockholm will take us to see its temples, such as the Riddarholmen Church and St. Nicholas Cathedral, where we'll learn the story of St. George and the dragon. We'll also walk along the narrowest street of the city, all while we discover the history and development of the city from the Vikings to its transformation into the capital of Sweden.
New City tour (2.5 hours)
This tour will focus on the contemporary history of Stockholm, its evolution and economic development. We'll visit the neighborhoods of Östermalm and Normalm while we learn about the legacy of the Vasa family and the different stages of the Swedish empire, from its origins to its fall to Russia.
Södermalm tour (2.5 hours)
In this option, we'll visit the island of Södermalm. Better known as the Hipster Island, this area is famous for its bohemian atmosphere and its history, marked by the presence of writers, poets, musicians and actors. Södermalm is the largest island of the archipelago and has some impressive viewpoints that we'll visit during this private tour. We'll also take the opportunity to explain how the Swedish welfare state, health and education work.
Mysteries & legends tour (2 hours)
Did you know that several Swedish kings died under strange circumstances? Some were poisoned, others shot with silver bullets... The macabre stories that we'll learn in this mysteries and legends tour will leave you stunned. During the route, we'll hear some Viking legends and others related to the devil or the black plague - an unknown side of Stockholm that you'll be amazed to uncover!
Combined tour (4.5 - 5 hours)
If you don't know which of the above options to choose, you can book the combined tour and combine two of the above itineraries, the choice is yours!
Why book a private tour?
By booking a private tour you can design your own itinerary. An exclusive guide will explain the history, anecdotes and curiosities of the locations in Stockholm that you find most attractive or interesting.
We start wherever you want
We can start this private walking tour of Stockholm from your hotel (provided it is in Gamla Stan) or from a central point in the city. If you're arriving on a cruise ship, we'll contact you to arrange a meeting point in the center of Stockholm.
Please note that if we start the tour from your accommodation, the duration of the tour may be reduced.
2 hours - 5 hours.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.
Private and exclusive tour, with no other people in the group
Entrance to museums and monuments
When to book?
You can book up until 5 days before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Wheelchair accessible. Accessible toilets. This must be indicated in the reservation.
All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code. Specifically, this activity applies the following practices: Show more
Printed material is avoided.
No single-use plastics are used.
The activity helps the dissemination of local cultural heritage.
No printing of documentation required.
Promotes local employment.
Has a gender equality policy.
Has a carbon footprint offset policy.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
If you have any other questions please contact us .