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If you’re after a chocka holiday packed with sight after sight, Stockholm’s the one for you. There’s enough to do in this city to keep any visitor – or local – going for months. But a weekend alone should suffice to explore the Swedish capital’s main attractions and get a sense of its lively culture, food and drink scenes. Want to know all about the city’s best restaurants and things to do? This 48-hour itinerary is packed with thrilling activities and pit stops – and covers all the key central neighbourhoods, from Gamla Stan to Södermalm.
Although some say Stockholm is at its most glorious in late spring and summer, even during the colder, darker months, you’ll find plenty to occupy your time. Just be aware that some activities and attractions go into hibernation mode in off-season, so it’s worth checking opening hours in advance.
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