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Our most recommended Stockholm County Outdoor Sports

  • Stockholm Archipelago: 1-Day Kayak Tour

    1. Stockholm Archipelago: 1-Day Kayak Tour

    Discover the Stockholm archipelago, just 45 minutes outside of Stockholm. The archipelago is formed of about 30,000 islands located in the calmness of the Baltic Sea. In the past, it was home to numerous farming and fishing shelters and was a Viking trading outpost. The surface of the water is overhung by domes made of rocks and trees creating a unique natural maze which is perfect to explore on a kayak.  Begin the tour, by meeting your guide at 9 AM in the South of Stockholm. Drive together to Dalarö, a charming little village, from where you'll embark on your kayak adventure. On the way, admire the magnificent little wooden red houses which have been discreetly built among the pines. Spend the entire day exploring different islands from the water. Stop on one of the deserted islands for a filling lunch cooked on an open fire. Take time here to rest, accompanied by the swell of the Bal...

    Tolle Tour, netter und kompetenter Führer. Wenn man untrainiert geht, wird man die nächsten Tage Schultern und Arme spüren...

  • Wildlife Safari in Stockholm

    2. Wildlife Safari in Stockholm

    Enjoy a sunset trip into the wilds of Sweden in search of moose, deer, wild boar, and hare. Just 20 minutes from central Stockholm these wild animals roam undisturbed on meadows and in woodlands. With the expert guides on this tour the chances for spotting these wild creatures are excellent! You’ll board a small, comfortable bus in Stockholm and begin your adventure into the Swedish wilderness. After a short drive the city of Stockholm gives way to the beautiful and historical Swedish rural landscape. Along the way you’ll view lush meadows and hillsides, typical Swedish cottages, and classic manor houses. You’ll also see where Vikings raised rune stones, and many are still standing. Your expert guide will tell you about the natural history of Sweden and its animal inhabitants, including deer, wild boar, hare, and moose, and about the diverse birdlife. A short hike (of around 15 minutes...

    We had a very pleasant evening. The dinner was delicious, we had a chance to see numerous deers, hares, cranes and cattle and the guide was very kind to provide lots of information about the area and the animals too. Thank you for an amazing experience ♥️

  • Stockholm: Self-Guided hiking in beautiful nature

    3. Stockholm: Self-Guided hiking in beautiful nature

    Enjoy a day exploring a Nature Reserve, a protected area, or one of the many islands in the archipelago at your own pace, without having to prepare anything. Take your pick from aa variety of hikes to choose from when you come to collect your equipment. Hikes available range from 6km to 13km and from moderate to challenging levels. On these hikes you will see deep coniferous forest, beautiful lakes and saunas. You can also hike on Stockholm's archipelago, go through pine-tree forests, rocky landscapes and beautiful beaches. Take a dip in the Baltic Sea and maybe observe some wildlife, but also picturesque traditional red wooden houses, harbours and ruins. You'll be provided with the how, the where and the equipment, all you need is the enthusiasm and some experience.

  • Nature Hike from Stockholm

    4. Nature Hike from Stockholm

    Meet your guide and fellow travelers for the day to come at the meeting point. Here you will be briefed about the day's itinerary. By van we'll make our way out of Stockholm and into nature. The drive will be about 30-40 minutes. The hike will start in dense pine forest and alongside a lake.  After coffee with cake you'll continue the hike and here the path combines with one of Sweden's most famous hikes: Sörmansleden. The route starts to go up and the area suddenly changes into rocky plateau's. Reaching Stockholm county's highest point you stop for lunch. When you continue the hike the area starts to resemble savannah areas more than it looks like Swedish forest.   The last part of the route will go through open green forest and past a lake before you arrive to the van. There's swim opportunity if you got too warm! Remember to bring a towel. After a dip you'll be transferred back to t...

    Great trip, definitely recommend it! The guide Patrick was very nice and told us many interesting things and we also got a great lunch made on the fireplace.

  • Stockholm: Forest Mountain Biking Adventure

    5. Stockholm: Forest Mountain Biking Adventure

    Your tour will start at 10:00AM from the agency, at which point you will check that the bikes are set out for you. You can double-check that everything feels comfortable and make sure that you’re all set before taking the direction to the forest. After just 6 minutes on the road, you will already arrive at the very beginning of the forest. It will be from this point that you will begin tod notice it’s smell from the pine trees, the green of the leaves, and the singing birds all around. Many different paths will be on option, according to your abilities, your guide will take tracks which suit you the best. You can of course feel free to take some speed or do some jumps if you feel brave enough. Some parts will be more technical, but your guide will be happy to show you how to manage these parts. This rocky terrain in the deep forest can be sometimes dry, sometimes muddy, cold in winter,...

  • Stockholm: 1-Day Summer Nature Hike

    6. Stockholm: 1-Day Summer Nature Hike

    This tour is ideal for those visiting Stockholm for a weekend who want to a peaceful Swedish forest for the day. Meet at Ystadsvägen 18 and travel from there by car to the forest entry point where the tour will start. Begin your hike through the incredible natural scenery. Feel the wonderful fresh air and take in the incredible views as your guide teaches you about the local wildlife.  Stop for a long lunch break and picnic by the lake. Here, take the opportunity to relax, swim in a lake, and dry off next to the fire where food and coffee are being prepared for you. After this energizing pause, put your shoes back on, and continue the hike. Return to the start point by the end of the afternoon. 

  • Stockholm: Winter Snowshoe Full-Day Hike

    7. Stockholm: Winter Snowshoe Full-Day Hike

    Get your adrenaline thrills on an 8-hour snowshoe hike from Stockholm, and discover a winter wonderland just moments from the city center. Following a pick-up in the city center, transfer by minivan to the best snow-covered landscape for the time of year. Meet new friends from around the globe as you get to know your guide and fellow travelers. Upon arrival at the start point of the snowshoe hike, your guide will give you safety instructions on how to walk on snow and ice. Make your way through nature as a group, learning about Swedish wildlife and the eco systems along the way. Hike through a snow-filled forest and over frozen lakes. When you get hungry, stop to enjoy a campfire lunch. With renewed energy, set out for some more beautiful scenery! Your guide will have an answer to most, if not all, of your curious questions about Sweden’s nature and animals. Transfer back to the meeti...

    Although we weren’t very lucky with the wether, we had a fantastic day. Eric did a super great job. He explained a lot, was extremely motivated and we had a great ambiance in our group. We highly recommend this trip.

  • Stockholm: Nature Reserve Eco-Friendly Hiking Tour

    8. Stockholm: Nature Reserve Eco-Friendly Hiking Tour

    Stockholm is one of the most beautiful cities in the world but not only the city itself is beautiful and charming, the nature reserves and lakes all around Stockholm also bring immense beauty to the area.  Walk through the forest and over some cliffs, with amazing views of the whole nature reserve. Have a relaxing lunch break to keep your energy levels up, where you'll learn how to start a fire and cook on the open flames. Afterwards, continue through the forest until you reach a lake, where you can swim, or simply enjoy the Swedish way of life and try spotting wildlife.

  • Stockholm Jogging Tour

    9. Stockholm Jogging Tour

    If you love jogging and exploring beautiful places then bring your running shoes and join this workout exploration of a tour. Stockholm as a city is a joggers paradise offering all different types of views and terrains. Wether you prefer paved roads, city parks, quiet trails or buzzing intersections this tour has something for you. Tag along with an experienced guide and jogger to learn the fascinating history of Stockholm while staying in shape. The guide will keep an easy, comfortable pace, and stop for water breaks along the way. This is a great tour for local runners and visitors alike.

  • Stockholm: 2-Day Archipelago Kayak Tour

    10. Stockholm: 2-Day Archipelago Kayak Tour

    Escape hectic city life for the weekend, on a 2-day kayak tour to the Stockholm Archipelago, just 45 minutes away from the city. The archipelago is formed of about 30,000 islands located in the calm waters of the Baltic Sea. The surface of the water is overhung by domes of rocks which create a natural maze that is perfect to explore on a kayak during an 'island hopping' tour. Begin the tour by meeting your guide in the charming little village of Dalarö. Start by paddling between the different islands. Stop for lunch at one of the uninhabited islands and prepare a nice lunch cooked on an open fire. Take time to relax surrounded by singing birds and the swell of the Baltic Sea. At the end of the afternoon, having spent a good time at sea, decided on a spot to set up camp for the night. Admire the long Swedish sunset as you sit around the campfire whilst your guide cooks a delicious BBQ me...

    It was an excellent experience, our guide, Alex was knowledgeable and clear in his instructions whilst we were on the water, fascinating in his explanation regarding the wildlife and a good cook. The trip was well organised and the nature was just amazing

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What people are saying about Stockholm County

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 13 reviews

What an experience! The walk was intensive, yet really rewarding! There is absolutely no sound of the city at all, and we spotted a lot of wild animals during our hike. The organiser gave us plenty of food and beverages to take on our trip, and the sandwich tasted like heaven!

We went on this trip with Patrick as guide and it was awesome! The views are beautiful and Patrick gives a lot of interesting information about all that surround you. Patrick was also really nice, it was a great day, great fun. I would totally recommend this activity!

Great trip, definitely recommend it! The guide Patrick was very nice and told us many interesting things and we also got a great lunch made on the fireplace.

A nice experience. Our guide Patrick was knowledgeable and nice. Great diner spot at a cliff. We spotted elk, deer, wild hog.

Great landscape. Friendly, experienced guide with a lot of background on the area.