Full day Västerås coastal city guided tour
Attractions & guided tours

Full day Västerås coastal city guided tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Russian
Availability: See calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 8 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Travel back in time in one of the oldest open-air museums in Sweden
  • Explore Frösåkers Brygga museum and Vallby museum
  • Discover Västerås' traditional historical spots and attractions
What to expect

Leave the capital city for Västerås, a coastal city located in Central Sweden on the shores of Lake Mälaren with its cobbled streets, tiny old houses, and flower gardens that offer tourists traditional historical spots and attractions. Nicknamed as the Cucumber city, in swedish Gurkstaden, discover the city that was once known to grow cucumbers in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Located in the city center, Djäkneberget is a park that offers views overlooking the city, Västerås Cathedral and Lake Mälaren. See where Church Hill lies and take a scenic walk along the site and visit the Västerås Cathedral designed in Brick Gothic style where King Eric XIV of Sweden is buried.

Explore Frösåkers Brygga museum where you can learn all about the life of Vikings or travel back in time at one of the oldest open-air museums in Sweden. You will find Västmanland's county museum at Västerås Castle and the place where King Eric XIV was imprisoned for a year over concerns for his mental health.

Vallby open air museum founded in 1921 is one of Sweden's largest museums with around 50 buildings that have been moved from all over the Västmanland county. It also has a live exhibition with animals and plants that were typically found from these environments.

Västerås is also the place where the retailer H&M was founded, explore the history of this Swedish retail shop that is now found worldwide.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • What's included
    • Guided tour
    • Private transportation
    • Entrance fees
    What's not included
    • lunch
    Where

    Stockholm Central, Klarabergsviadukten, Stockholm, Sweden

    Meeting point:
    Please meet your guide by the entrance of Stockholm central station.
    What to remember
    • Please get to the meeting point 10 minutes before the tour's scheduled starting time
    • Starting and ending point of this trip is Stockholm central station
    • The minimum age to participate on this tour is six years old
    • The maximum number of participants allowed on this tour is 18 people
    • This tour is suitable for elderly people and pregnant women
    • This tour is not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals are not welcome on this tour
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    O.K Travel AB
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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