We paid in advance for Red Bus 24 hour tour - based on their website saying a bus would always be there to meet the cruise ships. We waited 45 minutes; no bus. No answer to their 24/7 customer service telephone line. No answer from...More
Board the bus at any of the 21 stops located around the city. Present your ticket, settle in either downstairs or on the open-air top deck, and listen to the engaging commentary offered by the audio guide (earphones provided).
Hop off at the first destination that piques your interest — that could be the Royal Palace, the Vasa Museum, the City Hall, or Gamla Stan (old town), the bus travels to all of Stockholm's most important sites.
With a ticket valid for 24 hours, you can spend as little or as much time as you wish at each place — with regularly scheduled buses running from morning through early evening, you never have to worry about getting to the next stop.
After 24 hours of exploring, conclude your tour where you choose. Now you have a great sense of the city, you can continue exploring independently.