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Kaknas Television Tower

Morka Kroken 28 _ 30, Stockholm 115 27, Sweden (Östermalm)
08-667 21 80
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Ranked #44 of 160 attractions in Stockholm
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Observation Decks/ Towers
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

What an awesome experience. We used our Stockholm card to pay the entrance fee and then whisked to the 30 th floor in a super fast lift. The view from the top was breathtaking. There were informative photo sheets giving the names of important buildings and attractions. There is coffee and cake place on this level and a restaurant further... More

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77 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The Kaknas can offer some nice views on a sunny day but it is fenced round, fencing is square of approx 3cm sq. I am lucky my compact super zoom camera lens just fits in the squares so I was able to take some nice photo's. Take the bus 69k it takes you straight outside or 69 with a short... More

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Savonlinna
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Well I was happy that finally I get to the Käknas television tower. Well, I parked car to the parking lot where you need pay a payment. That's fine. But automat accept only credit cards...why? Why not coins like other Stockholm park automats accept... so couldn't pay. But going up anyway, that's Stockholm city's lost that they didn't get any... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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134 reviews 134 reviews
20 attraction reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We walked to the tower (lovely walk along the water and then through green parkland) but you can get bus 69. I thought the view was worth the entrance fee of circa Gbp 5. You can hold your camera through the holes in the cage to get some great photos. You see more of the archipelago from this position then... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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86 reviews 86 reviews
45 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

In the past, before there were lots of other ways to view the city from above, this was a very nice spot to visit as a tourist or even as a person living in Stockholm. Nowadays there are so many other options, that it seems a waste of money and time to go especially to Kaknastornet to check out the... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Ended up coming here late afternoon as most other museums/attractions have already closed. Entrance fee was 50SEK which is relatively cheap compared to other attractions. It is a shame that I visited in autumn – a time when Sweden starts to get cold and daylight hours are short. It gets very cold and windy at the observation deck, and I... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

For 50kr you can go to the lower observation deck, from there you can take the stairs to the upper observation deck, up here you get 360 degree views of the city, unfortunately the upper desk is surrounded by a cage so photo's will contain a ugly fence. There is also a cafe at the top but I didn't try... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

I think if you are in Stockholm for more than just a few days, it's worth going to this tower and its observation deck. Preferably do it at the end of your trip, so you could be able to recognize the sights that you see from there. By the way, keep in mind that it's generally super-windy at that elevation,... More

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Skovde, Sweden
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

I see this structure afar from the Skansen. It really is just a stick with an odd shape, but other than that, nothing too special about it.

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London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Kaknästornet is really easy to get to. Just take the 69K bus which will drop you off at the door of the tower (we got on the bus at Djurgården Brygge but i think the route goes through centrum as well to Sergels Torg). It is a short bus ride - 10 minutes max, The tower is great value at... More

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