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Stockholm Canals

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The Royal Bridges and Canal Tour
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Stockholm is built on its canals and its not possible to miss them. They are beautiful. I enjoyed crossing the different canals and the views across the city. I only spent a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Droitwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stockholm is built on its canals and its not possible to miss them. They are beautiful. I enjoyed crossing the different canals and the views across the city. I only spent a day in Stockholm I would have loved to have time to linger and see more.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of visiting Stockholm for business in October. The canals were absolutely stunning. So beautiful and so clean. It was a pleasure to walk around and explore every day. Just grab a nice cup of coffee, a camera and comfortable shoes and just explore. The city was extremely safe and everyone was friendly. I have never been... More 

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This area is really a true heart of Stockholm, as the whole city is built on canals and lakes and water. I really enjoyed crossing many bridges, some going to smaller islands with one or two buildings, and some of them connecting larger areas of the city.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not possible to miss these canals. If you are walking around Stockholm it is truly not possible to miss this site. Beautiful views with great photo opportunities.

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Provincetown, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

Because Stockholm is built on numerous islands it is laced with many canals. The canals and bridges add to the gracefulness of the city. In addition, next to the canals often there are green areas used for a number of outdoor activities. While the canals do not have to be a destination themselves they are an intricate part of any... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

My family and I really enjoyed our tour of the Stockholm Canals. The tour takes 50 minutes and you can see many of the city's important and beautiful sights.

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Messina, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

Just like that Stockholm is the second Venice with its canals, islands. A town between the bridges. A must in Stockholm thanks to this tour viv and see a new vision of the city, neighborhoods, buildings, and the ships that are in the water. Really beautiful, a city that leaves you breathless.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

This is the historical name for Stockholm. The bridges began to be built over bodies of water starting in 1350. Today there are 30 bridges over canals and rivers. Our Princess Cruise Tour took us over several canal and river bridges and to overlooks where we had nice views. As we live in Arizona, USA and we do not have... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016

Definitely pick a warmer season, but this is a great first way to see highlights of a beautiful city and to start getting your bearings!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016

You can get a very good time, navigating through its, it is a MUST in Stockholm You can get a new vision of the city , neighborhoods, buildings, and the ships that are on the water.

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Norrmalm
Norrmalm is Stockholm’s most central and busiest neighborhood. It’s home to the main shopping street, Drottninggatan, and to Stockholm icons like the Sergels Torg glass obelisk, the famous Hay Market with its Carl Milles sculptures, and the Hötorget Skyscrapers, a sight on every other Stockholm postcard. Norrmalm is also home to Sweden’s most traditional department stores Nordiska Kompaniet and Åhléns City juxtaposed with Stockholm’s most modern shopping mall, Mood Stockholm. Visitors to this area get to experience the unique Swedish philosophy of protecting cultural heritage while also staying on top of fashion innovation and modern architecture.
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