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Stockholm Canals, Stockholm

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Explore Stockholm Canals, the scenic waterways that wind through the city and have earned it the title of Venice of the North. Take a boat tour to view historical and natural sights along these canals, such as city hall and the royal palace, or simply walk alongside the waterways at your own pace. Following the canals that have shaped this city and its history, like the famous Göta Canal and Dalsland Canal, is a good way to discover the beauty of Stockholm and its 14 islands. Put Stockholm Canals into our Stockholm vacation planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Stockholm.
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  • In summer, get up early and take a walk along Norrmälarstrand, contine to the Old town and then walk the stretch until you reach Nybrokajen. There are several boattrips you can take to fully enjoy the...  more »
  • The canals are great to see and also to travel on around the city. the house boats are interesting, and lived in full time.  more »
  • Actually, Stockholm is not Venice, so with visit great hopes makes you sad. But especially summer canals gives good landscape. Take a boat tour, picture and just watch is good.  more »

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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
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