Are you preparing for a trip to Stockholm and looking for exciting things to do while you are there? Find out the best things to do in Stockholm, Sweden. From hidden gems, best coffee, must see places, coolest spot to grab a drink, it’s all here in this blog about Stockholm, Sweden!
1) Take a boat ride to Drottningholm Palace!
The boat ride to the palace has many magnificent sights along the route.
When you arrive at Drottningholm palace, you will be amazed by the spectacular gardens, canals, and walkways. Drottningholm has been the home of the Swedish royal family since 1981.
2) Enjoy Fika at Drop Coffee!
Swedes love their coffee! With a cafe on every corner, you will have more than enough options to choose from. Drop is a very popular place but for good reason. It was the best coffee I had in Stockholm!
3) Explore Djurgarden
Djurgarden is just one of the 14 islands of Stockholm and has so much to offer! You can visit the open-air museum, Skansen, or the amusement park, Grona Lund. If you want a more relaxing day, grab a bench in the forest and enjoy the harbor views.
4) Have a drink at Hotel Rival!
I was lucky enough to discover this excellent bar at Hotel Rival, during my stay. The hotel has a swanky themed bar with comfy seats and decently priced drinks.
5) Sneak away to Centralbadet!
This gem is tucked away, off of a busy street in Drottninggatan. The courtyard is a serene space surrounded by art-nouveau buildings. When visiting go to the Centralbadet spa or refuel at the cafe. I chose to rest my feet and relax in the gardens.