Stockholm Architecture and Urban Planning

4 days/3 nights

From only £199pp

Overview

4 days/3 nights From only £199pp

The Architecture of Stockholm has a truly historic past, dating as far back as the 13th century, perhaps, even earlier.  Discover the evolution of the city and the impacts of its rapidly expanding urban population.  Compare the old masters of pre-modern Nordic Neoclassicism with the modern architecture of Asplund, Lewerentz, Celsing and Sven Markelius.

What's included in the trip?

  • Return scheduled flights
  • Return airport transfers at destination
  • Accommodation on a B&B basis
  • Multi-bedded rooms for students
  • Single/twin rooms for leaders
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • 1:15 leader place ratio

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Departure from UK.   Architecture Tour. 

  • Day 2

    Ark Des.  Moderna Museet.  The City Hall.

  • Day 3

    Urban Development Study Visit.  Free afternoon.

  • Day 4

    Free morning.  Departure to UK.

Accommodation

Enhance your trip

  • Visit some of Stockholm’s urban development projects and discover Sweden's sustainability vision for the future. Projects include: Royal Seaport, Hagastaden, Slussen, Hammarby Sjöstad and GrowSmarter.
  • The National Gallery of Sweden houses impressive paintings, sculptures, graphic and applied arts from the Middle ages all the way through to present day.
  • Witness the grandeur of Stockholm's historical palaces. The Royal Palace, one of the largest palaces in Europe, and official residence of the King of Sweden. Along with Drottningholm Palace, Sweden's best-preserved royal palace with UNESCO World Heritage site status.
  • Visit one of the world's largest meeting places for contemporary photography featuring various exhibitions and a museum of photography.
  • This is not your typical bar, rather more an activity centre for adults featuring a plethora of games and activities, such as arcade games and board games.
  • Interactive exhibition showcasing ABBA's collected works and memorabilia, such as their original costumes and gold records. Students will have the opportunity to get on stage with ABBA, singing "Mamma mia, here I go again. My my, how can I resist you?"
  • Have a thrilling time at Gröna Lund, Stockholm's magical amusement park. Please note, opening times are seasonal: open from April/March to September.
  • Skyview is a world class attraction that offers fantastic views over all of Stockholm. Did you know? Skyview is located on the top of the world’s largest spherical building!