Water activity

Stockholm: Winter City Kayaking Tour

Activity provider: Stockholm Adventures

Stockholm: Winter City Kayaking Tour

Activity provider: Stockholm Adventures
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From US$ 124.10 per person

Likely to sell out

Go kayaking around the capital of Sweden. Enjoy a hearty lunch whilst looking out over the beautiful skyline of Stockholm.

About this activity

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Duration 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience Stockholm during autumn or winter
  • See the sites of the city as you paddle in your kayak
  • Tuck into a freshly prepared lunch or fika
  • Enjoy hot beverages and an excellent view over the city
Full description
There is nothing quite like having the waterways of Stockholm to yourself. During autumn and winter when the water is cold but not frozen and busy with ice skaters, the waterways are left quiet and peaceful, which is just perfect for an invigorating paddle. The kayak dock is located right in the heart of the city only a few strokes away from the city's main landmarks. Your kayak tour guide will be a local that is qualified and experienced when it comes to Stockholm's waterways. At the beginning of the tour, you will switch into a dry-suit. Next, your instructor will run through some basic paddling techniques and safety information before you set off on your wintery adventure.  Enjoy a leisurely sightseeing paddle that will provide a unique perspective as you see the sites of the capital from your kayak. To ensure that you stay warm, a hearty lunch or fika will be served during the tour, as well as warm drinks. Your guide will share insights about the history of Stockholm while showing you the best places.
Includes
  • Use of high-performance gear including Prijon kayaks, TNP Wolferine light paddles, Hiko life vests, spray decks and dry suits
  • Freshly prepared lunch or fika and hot drinks
  • Hotel pickup/drop-off
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Children under 15 years
  • Non-swimmers
  • People under 4 ft 9 in (150 cm)
  • People over 287 lbs (130 kg)

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Meet at the Adventure Cafe, located 500m from the bus/train station (Central Station/CityTerminalen) and the Metro station (T-Centralen). All metro, overland trains and airport shuttles stop at Central Station. If you’re coming from the station: • Follow signs for the exit to ‘Stockholm C/CityTerminalen’ • Walk over the bridge on Klarabergsviaduken, keeping to the right side of the road • Go down the stairs on your right • Continue along the canal and you will find the Adventure Cafe

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Important information

What to bring

  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Thermal clothing

Know before you go

  •  Minimum height 1.5m, maximum height 1.95m. Maximum weight 130kg
  • Please inform the local partner if you have any special dietary requirements
  • The tour will take place in all weathers unless the guide believes it to be unsafe
  • CHECK IN time is 15 minutes prior to tour departure. Arriving at departure time or afterwards will likely result in you missing your tour
  • Please dress appropriately. It is highly recommended that you wear your own thermal underwear under your dry suit
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

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Was a great tour all round. Super warm team and a consistently good-humoured tour guide. Saw a lot of the city and had a nice "fika" in the kayaks. Only a second pair of gloves would have been good, as they got wet and therefore very cold towards the end.

February 19, 2022

absolument génial a faire et même pour les débutants. n'ayez pas peur du grand froid car on vous donne une combinaison intégrale (pieds inclus) et étanche qui fonctionne très bien. avec notre groupe, nous avons pu marcher quelques minutes sur le lac gelé puis embarquer dans les kayaks. le déjeuner est inclus et se fait au milieu de l'eau et de la glace avec un café bien chaud. le guide est super ! je recommande absolument !!!

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December 18, 2022

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The staff was amazing, so profressional ! And the activity was a lot of fun, we got to see the city and even walked on ice (winter) We also had a quick background of how the city came to be. Strongly recommend this activity !! Kim & Axel from France

January 2, 2023

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