Royal Canal Tour - Explore Stockholm by Boat

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Tour the greener parts of Stockholm on board a canal boat and cruise for 50 minutes along the Djurgården Canal, departing from Strömkajen in the center of the city. See historic sights from the water while listening to an informative audio guide.

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  • Cruise along the Djurgården Canal
  • See historic sights and beautiful landscapes
  • Listen to an informative commentary via the audio guide in 10 languages


Experience the greener parts of Stockholm on board a lovely canal boat and sail along the Djurgården Canal, separating Djurgården Island from the northern mainland. Built under the orders of King Charles XIV in 1825, the royal canal leaves behind the inner city from Nybrokajen, passing beautiful buildings en route to the peaceful canal. Audio guides are provided, with headsets, in over 10 languages, including English, Swedish, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Japanese, and Chinese. Get fabulous views of the Stockholm skyline as you head back to the city at the end of your 50-minute cruise, providing a different perspective of the Swedish capital.


Audio guide Headsets for audio guide Canal tour

Important Information

  • Accessibility: This tour is not wheelchair accessible but it is possible to leave a wheelchair on the quay. Our staff will fasten it with a lock and cover it from rain. There are a few steps to enter the boat. Pets: Yes. Dogs that can be kept in owner’s lap throughout the tour are welcome on board. Please sit outside where possible or in the back of the boat. Due to lack of space it is not possible to keep your dog on the floor under your seat or in the gangway. Stroller: No. Not possible to bring on board but it is possible to leave it on the quay. Our staff will fasten it with a lock and cover it from rain. Toilets: Yes. Cafeteria: Yes. Outside seating: Yes. There are a limited number of sets outside in the aft of the vessel.

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