Sigtuna Tour: See Sweden's Oldest Town

  • See the oldest town in Sweden, located just outside Stockholm.

  • Duration icon5h
    Participants icon1 - 10
    Offered in English, Swedish
  • Sigtuna Tour: See Sweden's Oldest Town

  • See the oldest town in Sweden, located just outside Stockholm.

  • Duration icon5h
    Participants icon1 - 10
    Offered in English, Swedish
  • Offered in English, Swedish
  • Meet your host, Angus C
    Photo of Angus C

    I am a passionate authorized Stockholm guide with a passion for the history of my region. I do all sorts of history tours with a special focus on the Viking culture of Sweden.

  • What you will see and do

    Transported tour with a car from your centrally located Stockholm hotel.

    Visit the oldest town in Sweden. Walk along the main street that still holds it's Viking Age stretching. Be given a city walk exploring the city's history from the end of the Viking age through the medieval times until today. Visiting the oldest church ruins in stone from the early medieval times anno 1100, walk among the cozy cabins and houses giving a good example of a well-preserved 18th C town.

    After that, the tour goes on the explore the Wenngarn castle filled with wall paintings dating to the 17th C and the best-preserved baroque chapel in northern Europe. Walk in the restored garden of the palace once belonging to one of the mightiest men in Swedish History: Magnus Gabriel De La Garde.

    The tour goes onwards to Viby, a village that has been preserved how the village structure looked before 1850 full of cozy red cabins.

  • Included iconWhat's included

    driver/guide and Live guide, Hotel pick up and cruise (not Nynäshamn) pick up if within 5km from the Stockholm Central Station.
  • Policy iconCancellation policy

  • If not hotel or cruise pick up please meet up here. Wait by the statue outside Stockholm Central station main entrance towards Vasagatan

  • Stockholm  » History