• Location: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Duration: 2 hours (approx.)
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Experience Stockholm’s city archipelago on this adventurous 2-hour kayaking tour that’s perfect for both experienced kayakers and beginners alike. Meet your expert guide and head to one of Stockholm’s most protected bays to learn how to paddle a kayak. Then, embark on your exciting kayak tour to take in the city's central islands and picturesque bridges while viewing its highlights from the water. Look out for Stockholm City Hall, the Vasa Museum at Djurgården, Gröna Lund theme park and more.


  • All necessary equipment included
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
A kayak is the perfect way to explore the waterways of Stockholm — also known as the ‘Venice of the North’ — and to discover the city as it is rarely seen by visitors. After meeting your guide at Djurgården bridge, receive a safety briefing and training on how to paddle a kayak. Then, head to a protected bay to practice before heading out on the open waters. Your experienced guide will make sure you are comfortable with the wind and the waves before taking off.

Once you’re ready, paddle out and begin your kayak tour! Admire the skyline of Stockholm, seeing landmarks such as Kaknästornet (the TV tower), and note the interesting mix of modern and traditional architecture that makes Stockholm one of Europe’s finest cities. See the magnificent Stockholm City Hall where each year the coveted Nobel Prize is awarded to worthy recipients from all around the globe. Admire the elegant buildings lining the shores of Gamla Stan (Old Town), and the green beauty of Djurgården, where the popular Vasa Museum can be seen.

Stockholm’s stunning city archipelago is also home to the island of Gröna Lund, with its colorful theme park, and Skeppsholmen — both of which you will see on your tour. Once a military base, the island of Skeppsholmen is now full of museums and is the venue for the annual Stockholm Jazz Festival. After two hours exploring the waters, return to the start point where your kayaking experience finishes.

This kayak tour is suitable for all abilities, and your guide will ensure a safe and fun experience for everyone.

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Djurgården bridge
2 hours (approx.)
Return Details:
Returns to original departure point

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10am Tour
Code: 1000

Tour departs at 10am

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12:30pm Tour
Code: 1230

Tour departs at 12:30pm

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3pm Tour
Code: 1500

Tour departs at 3pm

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Central Stockholm City Kayak Tour

Stockholm City Kayak Tour

  • Professional guide
  • Sea kayak
  • All necessary safety equipment
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 12 years
  • Kayaking is easy to learn and does not require much physical strength, although a basic level of fitness is required
  • All participants must be able to swim
  • It is recommended that you bring a bottle of water, top with long sleeves, sun hat, sunglasses, rain/wind gear and spare dry clothes (in case you get wet)
  • The tour will take place if there are at least 2 participants. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
  • Maximum height: 1.95m
  • Maximum weight: 140 kg 
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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Chelsea Y, October 2016

I ended up being the only one on the tour, but it was a lot of fun. The guide was very knowledgeable and had lots of recommendations for things to do. Just a really cool opportunity, how many people can say they went kayaking in Sweden? Great tour, would definitely recommend!

Reviewed by: Arshad H, September 2016

Great guide !