With Sweden’s capital, Stockholm, firmly under the Eurovision spotlight this month (May 14), now is a great time to plan a summer getaway to city says Scandinavia specialists, Taber Holidays.
The company is offering a four-night break to Stockholm and the archipelago from £870 per person.
Recommended is a stroll around the cobbled streets of the old town, Gamla Stan, steeped in historical heritage with relics dating back to as early as the 13th century. With its palaces, churches and antique shops, this area is in stark contrast to new Stockholm, which offers larger department stores, shopping malls and boutiques as well as a bustling nightlife.
Meanwhile, Eurovision fans can play homage to ABBA with a visit to the ABBA museum situated in the middle of Stockholm. After two free days exploring the city, the operator has included a full day trip to the island of Sandhamn in the archipelago.
Prices lead in at £870 per person including flights from Heathrow, breakfast accommodation, the full day excursion to Sandhamn and a 72-hour Stockholm Pass giving users discounted and free entry to many of the city’s popular attractions. The price is based on two sharing and the tour departs daily until September 30.
For more information or to book call 01274-875199 or see taberhols.co.uk
Image Source: Mikael Damkier via fotolia