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Stockholm archipelago

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The Stockholm archipelago, Stockholms skärgård or skärgården, is a group of thousands of islands in Sweden, accessible from Stockholm as well as the towns of Vaxholm and Norrtälje.

Islands

Towns

Vaxholm is the "capital" of the northern archipelago, a hub for many boat routes, also accessible by public transport buses.

Other destinations

Understand

Get in

The archipelago can be accessed from downtown Stockholm.

Get around

The two major shipping companies are the public-transport Waxholmsbolaget, and the private-owned Strömma.

Waxholmsbolaget's regular boats stop at most docks. Strömma is aimed at major tourist destinations, faster but costlier.

The Baltic Sea ferries offer an elevated view of the archipelago.

See

Itineraries

Do

Eat

Drink

Most boats in regular traffic have a simple bar, offering regular beer and wine.

Stay safe

Get out


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