Skip-the-line Drottningholm Palace Stockholm Tour by Ferry

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Discover the Versailles of Scandinavia with skip-the-line tickets and ferry transfers. Enjoy a scenic ferry cruise from Stockholm city center and a private tour of the Drottningholm Palace & Gardens.

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  • Discover the secrets of Drottningholm Palace with a 5-Star Private Guide
  • Save time with skip-the-line tickets to this UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Hear interesting facts and myths about the Swedish Royal Family
  • Visit the unique Chinese-inspired royal pavilion (5-hour tour only)
  • Enjoy a scenic ferry cruise from Stockholm to Drottningholm


Our private tour of the Drottningholm Palace by ferry offers skip-the-line access to the magnificent royal residence and a chance to sightsee the Stockholm canals on a scenic boat cruise. Embark on an unforgettable journey with an Expert Guide who will reveal the secrets of this UNESCO World Heritage Site to you. Sail from Stockholm to Drottningholm! Book a 4-hour private tour of the Drottningholm Palace and Gardens by ferry. For your convenience, this tour includes skip-the-line entrance tickets and round-trip ferry tickets, so you will easily reach the palace from Stockholm’s city center without worrying about being delayed by crowds. Your Private Guide will accompany you on the ferry cruise and lead you through the exhibits on the history and heritage of the Swedish royal family at the Drottningholm Palace Museum. You will hear many fascinating stories about the palace and the kings and queens who lived here since the 1600s. You will also enjoy a relaxing walk through the Versailles-inspired palace gardens that feature numerous statues and fountains. After your guided tour, you can stay longer in Drottningholm on your own to explore the gardens, shop for souvenirs or have lunch in the palace’s cafe (flexible return ferry tickets are included). Book an extended 5-hour tour of the Drottningholm Palace and Gardens to also visit the Chinese Pavilion with skip-the-line tickets. The Chinese-inspired royal pavilion is truly unique in its exotic character and detail, so much that it had to be added to the UNESCO World Heritage Site list. Inside, you will discover beautiful Chinese lacquered panels, porcelain, silk, lacquers, and other valuable objects that testify to the history of Chinese-European relations.


Drottningholm Palace and Garden Tour by Ferry (number of attractions depends on the selected option) 5-Star Licensed Guide who is fluent in your chosen language Skip-the-line tickets to Drottningholm Palace Museum Skip-the-line tickets to Chinese Pavilion (5-hour tour only) Both-ways tickets for a ferry cruise from Stockholm to Drottningholm

Important Information

  • Please check your email the day before the tour for important information. Please note that the number of attractions depends on the selected option. This tour includes ferry transfers from Stockholm city center (estimated 2 hours both ways). Return tickets are included, so after your guided tour, you dan stay longer in Drottningholm to explore on your own. There is a restroom and a cafe on board. Our skip-the-line tickets with reserved time slots allow you to enter on time without waiting in line at the ticket office. There are security checks. 4-hour tour: For the best experience, we limit your group size to 1-25 guests per guide, so that everyone can get personal attention, ask questions and hear commentary clearly. We will arrange additional guides for larger groups so the price will be higher. 5-hour tour: in the Chinese Pavilion, 1 licensed guide can lead a group of 1-20 guests.

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