Kungstradgarden Park, Stockholm

4.2
#7 of 20 in Parks in Stockholm
Spend some quality time outdoors at Kungstradgarden Park, once a royal kitchen garden and now one of Stockholm's favorite hang-out spots. It's a regular venue for various fairs, events, and open-air performances. Some of the park's most notable features are the two squares with statues of kings Charles XII and Charles XIII. The park's fountains include the Molin's Fountain depicting motifs from Norse mythology and the Fountain of Wolodarski surrounded by Japanese cherry trees. There is also a selection of cafes and restaurants where you can grab a drink or a snack. The park is well connected with the rest of the city by public transportation and many of Stockholm's important landmarks are nearby. Plan to visit Kungstradgarden Park during your Stockholm vacation using our convenient Stockholm vacation planner.
Create an itinerary including Kungstradgarden Park
map
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
364 reviews
Google
4.3
TripAdvisor
  • August 13, 2017
    I saw this park every time I got out of the metro Kungstradgarden that is really close to the Palace and the promenade, and I can say it is really nice and well maintained.  more »
  • August 12, 2017
    We walked through this park several to and from our hotel. Many different cafes. Nice relaxing area.  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    With a central location and outdoor cafés, this park is one of the most popular hangouts and meeting places in Stockholm. No wonder it hosts open-air concerts and events during the summer months. We j...  more »
Google
  • July 30, 2017
    Lovely place by all means! People music kids water cozy environment some time. One of best places to go in lovely Stockholm.
  • May 1, 2017
    Good central park. There are often live events here all year around. When I visited the Japanese cherry trees were in full bloom. At the northern end of the park are 2 double long rows of flowering cherry trees. The city of Stockholm has planted thousands all over the city. The largest group of these trees can be found here. During the day when the cherries are in bloom this part of the park is very crowded. The trees form two avenues on either side of a pond. The edge of the park here is lined with small cafés​ serving a variety of food. All the eateries offer blankets for outside sitting and most have a small number of seats inside too. The rest of the park flows down at the southern end to the Baltic Sea bordered by the Opera House on one side and offices on the other. At the weekend the rest of the park also gets busy. The park is about 8 minutes walk from the central station and is also served by a metro line too.
  • May 19, 2017
    Beautiful park in the center of the city. Looks out to the water, has lots of events in the summer (food fair) and winter (ice skating). Lovely little water fountain in the middle, short but popular stretch of cherry blossom trees, and nice little restaurant/bar/food vendors around.
  • July 18, 2017
    Great place to stop at during your city stroll and relax for a while. The bistro in the park offers nice food for reasonable prices.
  • July 10, 2017
    Lots of benches to sit at, relatively calm for being in the middle of everywhere and lots of events all around the year. Often go here to eat my lunch during summer, always a few spots free, even during lunch hours.

Plan your trip to Stockholm

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Stockholm

Glitzy Stockholm provides an abundance of high-end four-star hotels and international chains that come with a reputation of being pricey and feature a distinguished Scandinavian design. You can save yourself a little money by searching out the discounts these hotels often offer. If you're looking for something more affordable, consider the medium-priced hotels north of the Old Town. The least-expensive options lie near Central Station. Since offerings tend to be more affordable the farther you go from the city center, you'll serve yourself well to find a spot near public transport. Hostels in the city tend to fill up fast, so book online in advance. Many of hotels offer the
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Stockholm by other users

60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA October, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 20 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, culture, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Stockholm BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: February, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Scandinavia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Sweden BY A USER FROM FINLAND October, culture, outdoors, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 31 days in Europe BY A USER FROM FINLAND October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Norway, Stockholm & Chicago BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Stockholm, Oslo & Bergen BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 51 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Scandinavia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans