For the most part, Sweden is an urbanized industrial country with modern architecture lining its streets. But for nature lovers, the country also boasts of beautiful landscapes such as hills, mountains, and rivers. If you’re looking for affordable tours here, you can find discounted packages for Tauck Tours in Europe at Pavlus Travel.
If you appreciate the outdoors, you will definitely love Sweden’s natural gems. The best time to visit is during summer, which runs from late May to early September, if you like hiking and nature explorations. The weather is perfect for hikes, canoe riding, cycling, and horseback riding.
Make sure to include in your Tauck Tours for Europe package a trip to Kungsleden, which is a popular hiking trail situated in northern Sweden. Also known as the King’s Trail or Royal Trail, the route covers 430 kilometers starting from the town of Abisko all the way to Hemavan.
Along the trail, you can rent canoes or kayaks, and spend the night in campsites. Facilities for food, bath, and sauna are also provided on the trail.
In other parts of the country, you can find facilities for angling close to major lakes like Vänern and Mälaren.
Tauck Tours in Europe provides guided tours in Sweden. Usually, guided tours take you to various tourist sites in the country, like the City Hall where Nobel Prize celebrations are held. The Vasa Museum may also be included. The Vasa is a 17th century warship that sank during its maiden voyage. Salvaged in 1961, the ship was painstakingly restored and then opened as a museum.
Also, be sure to stop over at the Nobel Museum in Stockholm where you can learn more about the Nobel Prize as well as past winners and their works.
In the evenings, tourists are encouraged to spend their free time exploring. You can experience Sweden’s nightlife at your own pace, giving you the opportunity to meet the locals.
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