Stockholm: Archipelago Self-Guided Camping and Kayaking Tour

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Discover the heart of the Stockholm Archipelago by kayak. Paddle from island to island, try fishing, swimming and sunbathing on warm rocks as well as some wilderness cooking. At the end of the day, find your own island to make your home for the night.

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  • Explore the Stockholm Archipelago
  • Benefit from the expertise of the local partner when planning your trip
  • Use the best high-quality camping equipment
  • Choose from a 2-day, 3-day or 5-day adventure


There is no better way to discover the amazing Stockholm Archipelago than by kayak. It's one of the best sea kayaking destinations in Europe and a great place to spend your holidays and go camping. Let the archipelago delight you with islands views, the beautiful sea, and wonderful people. With the freedom to paddle and camp wherever you want, providing that you respect and protect the wilderness, you're sure to get a great sense of freedom. You’ll be given information on the rules and practices in regards to setting up camp, rubbish disposal, bird reserves, open fires etc. This kayak package includes everything you need for your kayaking holidays including fully-equipped sea kayaks and quality camping gear. You choose the date of the trip and the local partner will provide everything you need to enjoy an unforgettable adventure. Discuss together and plan the best route for your journey. From there, the adventure is all yours.  You will start your kayaking adventure from Vaxholm, which is one of the most popular islands in Sweden, and often referred to as the 'Capital of the Archipelagos.' There are more than 30,000 islands, islets, and skerries, and most of them are totally remote. Take advantage of the opportunity to see one of the highlights of the area from the sea, the old but well-preserved, Vaxholm fortress. The area offers a rich variety of wildlife, including beavers, badgers, seals and a large number of birds. Among others many different types of ducks, geese, gulls as well as ospreys, sea eagles and oystercatchers. So take this opportunity to explore this fascinating area, try wilderness cooking, go fishing, swimming, and sunbathing. At the end of each day, find your own island to make your home for the night on this exciting and unique tour.


Fully-equipped sea kayak (single or double) Paddling equipment incl.: Lightweight paddle, life jacket and spray skirts, sponge, carrying straps as appropriate On site safety briefing Consultation about local weather, route planning Map and compass for navigation Tent (1 tent / 2-3 people) Sleeping bags with silk linen (in dry bag) Camping mattress Outdoor cooking stove Trangia with gas, set of pots and pan Cutting board, knife, dish soap, sponge Set with bowls, cups, utensils Matches, lighter Set of 2 drybags per person Head torch Shovel and toilet paper Garbage bag Ikea bag for carrying the gear Cleaning of camping and cooking gear after return Storage for your suitcase / backpack

Important Information

  • • You must be able to swim and have a reasonable level of fitness. • The weight limit is 110 kgs per person.

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