Explore Stockholm from One Lodging
A short journey through the Swedish Capital 6 d/n from 659 EUR/person
Explore Stockholm and the areas surrounding the Swedish Capital. You cycle trough a variety of neighborhoods and environments, almost always near the steps of Swedish, history from the Viking Age to the present, there are many interesting things to explore: Drottningholm Palace, the National City Park, the picturesque town of Vaxholm and the idyllic countryside around Stockholm. 
 
Day 1: Arrival to Stockholm
Take your first stroll through Sweden’s capital and explore some of the many sights and tourist attractions. In the evening, meet up in the hotel for your welcome briefing and bike fitting.
 
Day 2: Through the neighborhoods of Stockholm and to Drottningholm Palace, appr 50 km
Today, you ride to the World Heritage Listed Drottningholm Palace, home of the Swedish Royal family, on the island of Lovön. On the return journey you get to ride across several of the bridges that link the city’s districts. Beautiful panoramic views await you. After passing through Södermalm, the former working class district now populated by hipsters, second hand stores and independent designers, you cycle past the Old Town and into the island of Skeppsholmen, with its impressive modern art sculpture garden.
 
Day 3: From Stockholm to Vaxholm, approx 35 km 
You’ll leave the capital in a south-easterly direction and soon you’re out in the country. After two short ferry trips you reach "the Capital of the Archipelago”, Vaxholm. There are restaurants, shops, a fortress from the 16th century and lively boating culture.
The ferry back to Stockholm departs regularly and takes about 50 minutes.
 
Day 4: Saltsjöbaden and natural areas approx 45 km
Ride through some of the greater Stockholm area’s most beautiful natural settings, spread amongst areas like Skogskyrkogården, full of classic churches and peaceful cemeteries. Visit another of Sweden’s lovely World Heritage Listed places.
 
Day 5: National City Park 45 km
Today you ride to the Royal island of Djurgården and pass the classic old amusement park of Gröna Lund, as well as the Vasa Museum. The next stop is the old quarter Djurgårdsstaden, where some of the beautiful wooden houses date back to the 18th century. Thereafter you pass the open air museum Skansen and the famous art museum Waldemarsudde. You will cycle along the waterfront for while, where you can take in Stockholm’s beautiful harbor entrance and the boats passing by.
 
Day 6: departure or extension
After breakfast your Stockholm bike holiday ends. We are happy to book extra days for you.
Profile of the route
Stockholm offers well-maintained cycling paths. Outside the city the route is designed with an aim to minimize traffic.

Dates 
Arrival every day from 20/05 until 02/09/2018
 
Seasonal time/Price per person
Season 1: doubble room with breakfast 659EUR
20.05. - 26.05.2018
02.09. - 08.09.2018
Season 2: doubble room with breakfast 709EUR
27.05. - 16.06.2018
19.08. - 01.09.2018
Season 3: doubble room with breakfast 759EUR
17.06. - 18.08.2018
The day of arrival determines the season.
Single room surcharge 459EUR
Extra nights in Stockholm, double room with breakfast
115EUR
Extra night in Stockholm, single room surcharge
95EUR
 
Services included
•5 overnights in a chosen 4**** hotel
•Breakfast buffet or extended breakfast
•Personal welcome briefing
•All ferries
•Well elaborated route
•Detailed travel documents (maps, route description, places of interest, important telephone numbers)
•GPS data available
•Service hotline

BIKES: 
Trek T300 Touringbike
•Unisex bike with aluminium frame
•24 gears Shimano, freewheel
•Brakes: Shimano M422 V Brakes
•Saddle post: 27,2mm
•Saddle: Selle Royal
•Tyre type: Schwalbe Road Cruiser
Additional equipment
Saddle bag, handlebar bag, odometer, bicycle lock, air pump, breakdown kit
 
Orbea Optima Asphale electric bike or  Ideal Orama 320ED
•Unisex bike with aluminium frame
•8 gears Shimano, freewheel
•Brakes: Shimano M315 Hydraulic Disc
•Saddle post: 31,6 mm
•Tyre type: Kenda
•Motor and battery: Bosch
 
Additional equipment
Saddle bag, handlebar bag, odometer, bicycle lock, air pump, breakdown kit
Bicycles:
24-gear Trekking bike
95EUR
Electric bike
185EUR