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Sandhamn, Stockholm

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Take part in a variety of sport activities like surfing, boating, or kayaking at Sandhamn--a small settlement on the island of Sandon. Walk through the village's colorful houses, or go down to the harbor to watch the sailors work through their day. Visit the beach to loosen up, and stop in the museum for a cultural lesson. Restaurants and cafes serve up local delicacies, while bars offer a chance to relax with a drink and soak in the atmosphere of this quaint town. Make Sandhamn a part of your Stockholm vacation plans using our Stockholm vacation builder.
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  • August 16, 2017
    The tranquil atmosphere fills the air in this outer island in Stockholm Archipelago, even though it is full of cheerful families and turist in the summer. Tipycal Burgundy white-decorated houses are a...  more »
  • August 14, 2017
    Small island where there is not much to do if you're there for a few hours. It's a long trip from Stockholm and Vaxholm is bv much livelier.
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  • August 12, 2017
    The island is highly recommended, especially for the readers of thrillers from there. The vast numbers of day visitors stuck luckily in the village so that the rest of the island is nice and quiet. Don't forget ;-) swimwear
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