Located in southeastern Sweden, take a look at our holidays to Stockholm and prepare to visit the country’s exciting capital. A city full of elegant charm and great culture, you can experience the very best of this lovely destination with one of our holidays to Stockholm from Stansted Airport.
Discover a beautifully set city with one of our holidays to Stockholm. Straddling 14 islands on Sweden’s Baltic Sea coast, Stockholm is the country’s cultural hub.
There are around 100 museums across the city, making it the ideal destination if you love to explore when you go away. See the biggest art collection in Sweden at the Nationalmuseum, or delve into the region’s maritime history at the Vasa Museum, where there’s an incredible warship which sank in the early part of the 17th century. View work by Picasso at the Moderna Museet (Museum of Modern Art), or have some fun at the interactive ABBA: The Museum.
Don’t miss Stockholm’s lovely old town when you’re out sightseeing, which is known as Gamla Stan in the local tongue. Wander along the cobbled streets and gaze up at the medieval architecture, before diving into quirky shops for one off buys or family-run cafes for a pit stop. Interesting sights in this part of town include the Bonde Palace, the Tyska kyrkan (German church) and the Riddarhuset (House of Nobility).
If you enjoy shopping, you’ll be delighted to know that Stockholm has a thriving fashion scene. Browse the latest trends in the Södermalm quarter, which has everything from upmarket boutiques to vintage shops. Try the Nordiska Kompaniet department store for designer goods, or visit the largest IKEA in the world to the south of the city.
Tuck into traditional Swedish delicacies such as herring and meatballs, and explore the beautiful forests that surround the city with Stansted to Stockholm holidays.