Stockholm Travel Guide
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Stockholm Travel Guide
Where is Stockholm?
Before you head off on your adventure to Stockholm, it's probably sensible to know where it is first. (It could also save you some embarrassment when your family ask exactly where you're going!)
It's the national capital of Sweden and about 40 miles to the southeast of the noteworthy city of Uppsala.
This area of Stockholm County boasts a population of roughly 1,300,000 people.
Places to Visit in Stockholm
Stockholm features a number of exceptional tourist attractions, such as the Vasa Museum and the National Museum. Not your style? Well rest easy — you'll be spoiled for choice here. Other notable options include the Skansen and the Swedish Museum of Photography.Stockholm City Hall is a historically important building that has witnessed governments of all political persuasions throughout the years. Want to keep the good times rolling? Take part in a guided tour of Stockholm Palace and learn about its intriguing history. But that's not all! If you love the arts, your vacation won't be complete without a stop at Millesgarden.
Car Rentals in Stockholm
See the region on your own terms by checking out car rentals in Stockholm with Orbitz. Start up that engine and buckle up — it's time to roll!
If you're arriving by air, you can simply pick up a vehicle from Arlanda Airport. Sixt is the outlet to look for.
Sometimes the easiest place to rent a car is right in the city center. Hertz is a handy outlet located at 71 Master Samuelsgatan. Another popular choice is Sixt at Sheraton Hotel, Vasagatan 4.
Where to stay in Stockholm – Hotel Accommodation
Orbitz has 257 hotels in Stockholm
. Get a head start on your planning and peruse them today. The quicker you book in Sweden's capital, the more choices you'll have.The Grand Hôtel Stockholm
is one of the best upmarket accommodations. If it's fully booked, try the Hotel Skeppsholmen
, another brilliant choice. The Stockholm Hostel
(Alströmergatan 15) and the Hotel Hornsgatan
(Hornsgatan 66B) are some lower-priced options. Think about trying one if you'd prefer to save cash for incredible activities.
Nearest Airports to Stockholm
Sit back, pull out your travel pillow and scroll through the inflight movies. Before you know it, you'll be touching down at Arlanda Airport (ARN). Sitting 25 miles from the city center, this is Stockholm's most convenient airport.
Popular Places to Visit Near Stockholm
Only 40 miles from Stockholm is Uppsala
. This area gives easy access to the impressive sight, the Gustavianum Museum. Spend a whole day here! The Carolina Rediviva Library is another sight that's worth a visit.
No Cancellation Fees
Feeling forlorn because you've had to cancel your journey? Don't worry — we won't make a bad situation worse by slapping you with a fee.^ If you're fortunate enough, your hotel and airline might not either.