The 25 Best Things to do in Sweden

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If you want to spend your vacation outdoors, surrounded by beauty everywhere you look, put Sweden at the top of your travel destination shortlist!

With so many fantastic things to see and do, it can be tricky to know where to begin. To help you out, we’ve put together a list of the best things to do in Sweden.

If you love doing things you can’t do anywhere else while on vacation, you’ve got to pay a visit to Skansen while in Sweden. This charming place is the oldest open-air museum in the world and is a fascinating place to explore.

Explore the Very First Open-Air Museum in the World

Trying real Swedish meatballs is one of the must-do things in Sweden you can’t possibly miss out on. These mouthfuls of deliciousness are made from a combination of ground pork and veal mixed with eggs, cream or milk, breadcrumbs, and yummy seasonings.

Gorge on Authentic Swedish Meatballs

Sleeping in a hotel where almost everything is made from ice isn’t only one of the most unique things to do in Sweden. It’s one of the most unique things to do in the world!

Spend the Night in a Magical Ice Hotel

Photo courtesy of Ice Hotel

Summer is a wonderful time to visit Sweden for so many reasons. If you’re planning to visit Stockholm between June and September, you’ve got to check out Parkteatern.

Unleash Your Cultural Side with Parkteatern

Image courtesy of Parkteaten, photographed by Tristram Kenton

One of the most fun things to do in Sweden is to strip off and plunge into the icy waters of the Baltic Sea. If you’re up for the challenge, make plans to visit Ribersborgs Kallbadhus, an open-air bathhouse that was built way back in 1898.

Go Skinny Dipping in the Sea

Walking through the streets of Visby is like stepping through the pages of a fairytale book. The captivating town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site hidden away on Gotland Island, where time seems to move at a slower pace.

Step Back in Time and Experience Viking Life

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