A budget guide to Stockholm

Stockholm, Sweden - cheap flights

Being in Sweden and not visiting Stockholm would be a complete waste of a trip. Yes, it is expensive, but there are some things you can do to enjoy your stay without breaking your budget.

Look for free attractions

As flight prices to the capital of Sweden may be attractive, moving around Stockholm is a whole different story. Luckily, you can take a free walking tour around the old city and learn about the its history along the way. As soon as you arrive, find out in the nearest tourist office where the free exhibitions or events are held. You can also visit free museums, such as the Modern Museum or the National Library of Sweden.

Prepare your own meals

Eating out in Stockholm is quite expensive, so when you travel on budget, it’s a better idea to eat in. If you feel like dining out, choose outdoor stalls instead of restaurants or ask for the nearest lunch buffet. These are located all over the city and are very popular among locals.

Take a rest in a park

Ralambshovsparken, Langholmen, Djurgarden – there are plenty of parks in Stockholm that you can visit for free. You can have a picnic there, try some outdoor activities or just wander around. It’s the best way to relax and enjoy the beauty of this remarkable city.

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