Wherever you are in Stockholm you are pretty close to nature, water and islands. Here is a list of 5 nature must-sees in Stockholm. Some are more adventurous than others and you can just stroll around in the big parks as well.
If you’re looking for recreational activities in Swedish nature, Hellasgården has it all. Located only 20 minutes from Stockholm city, this outdoor activity centre offers activities such as swimming, fishing, canoeing and cycling.
Kayaking in Stockholm Archipelago
Stockholm city is built upon 14 islands, and in the archipelago just outside the city you’ll find nearly 30 000 more. Can’t choose what island to visit? Go on a kayak tour with True Nature Sweden to find all the hidden gems.
Ice skating in Stockholm
Ever tried ice skating across frozen lakes? Sure, it might sound a bit scary, but with the guided tours offered by Green Trails you’ll be in safe hands.
Swimming in the city
There is water virtually everywhere you look in Stockholm. And in fact, the water is so clean and clear that you can go for a swim in the middle of town.