Learn about Stockholm's amazing history and get as close as is possible to the famous Alfred Nobel while your cruise ship is in port in Stockholm. See where Alfred lived, visit the Nobel Museum and listen to the history of this man and the Nobel Prize ceremony.Description
On this Stockholm shore excursion, you will spend your time in port gaining an insight into the life of one of Sweden’s most famous sons, Alfred Nobel. This city sightseeing tour will take you past sights like the Konsert huset (Concert Hall), where the exclusive Nobel Prize ceremony is held every year.
Your tour continues through the royal park of Djurgarden, home to many historical buildings and monuments, as well as museums, the zoo, the Grona Lund amusement park and many cafés.
In the Gamla Stan (Old City) you will visit the Nobel Museum, where you will find exhibitions about the history of the Nobel Prize. Then, stop at Fjallgata to enjoy the beautiful view over Stockholm before passing Heleneborg, where Alfred Nobel lived and performed his experiments with dynamite! It was at Heleneborg that one disastrous explosion killed Alfred's youngest brother, Emil.
Worry-free Shore Excursion:
We will ensure your excursion ends with ample time for you to return to the Stockholm port for your ship’s departure. In the extremely unlikely event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.Highlights
- Free port pickup and drop-off included
: Stockholm, SwedenDuration
: 2 hours 30 minutes Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.