Have you ever experienced Christmas in Stockholm? The falling snowflakes light up the Nordic winter darkness and the smell of roasted almonds hits you as you wander down the streets of Stockholm. The Christmas bells rattle in the wind, a choir is singing somewhere nearby. Has your Christmas spirit arrived yet? Get to know the Swedish way of celebrating this special time of year and what Christmas in Stockholm is really like.
During your walking tour of cosy Gamla Stan, you will learn about where the custom of placing advent candles in the window comes from, what a julbord is, who the bearer of light is and what Swedish Santa looks like. In other words - what Christmas in Stockholm looks like for a Swede, and how they get their Christmas spirit going.
When the cold hits your bones we’ll give you some mulled wine, which will make you warm and fuzzy again. Christmas Spirit is in the air!