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Sergels Torg 3, Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 2 August 2018

If you want to go out of the main city this is a lovely area to visit, lots of water, boats and green areas to wonder around. Its popular with locals. Very Nice

1  Thank Howlo
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We walked across the bridge from the main island to get here. There are some lovely parks and places to walk. We came across many bike tours. Loads of great views.

1  Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Langholmen is a piece of natural landscape in the large city of Stockholm. A bridge leads to this gem where once the Stockholm prison was situated that today is a hotel. There are beaches with clean water for swimming in the Malaren and cafes. In...More

2  Thank BasicsTouring
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Lovely spot to get away from the tourist crowds. Scenic walks and even a beach. Grab a coffee from the lovely little cafe and chill out on a deckchair.

1  Thank Martin B
Reviewed 19 October 2017

great place to visit and usually not to crowded. well worth a stop to visit this old prison when in town.

2  Thank michael c
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Very very pleasant to walk all around the island taking in the boats on the water and sitting every now and then to do as the locals do and read in the sun. Great place for a picnic and a couple of small sandy beaches...More

Thank shmooj
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Langholmen is a beautiful small island with a good view of the old town and the city hall. You can explore the island by foot or by bike or you can rent a canoe on Langholmen. It is a good place for a picnic in...More

Thank Guido1008
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This small island is in between Sodermalm and Marieberg via a bridge. It used to be a prision destination from 1880 to 1975. There are many attractions, from cafes, trails and of course, the building with the prision barracks. That has all been transformed into...More

Thank mabrondani
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Connectin Sodermalm and Langholmen island is a bridge. On this bridge you can see fantastic views of the city and of the canals/river. It is also a popular running location.

Thank Sandy D
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Långholmen is a small island near the busy center of Stockholm which used to host the city's prision from 1880 to 1975. The main attraction of the Island is the building containing the prision barracks, which has been turned very cleverly into an eco friendly...More

Thank Gravitania
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Drottninggatan, and to Stockholm icons like the
Sergels Torg glass obelisk, the famous Hay Market with
its Carl Milles sculptures, and the Hötorget
Skyscrapers, a sight on every other Stockholm
postcard. Norrmalm is also home to Sweden’s most
traditional department stores Nordiska Kompaniet and
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