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Lake Malaren

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Address: Stockholm, Sweden
Phone Number: +46 8 120 040 00
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
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Stockholm to Drottningholm - Return Boat Ticket
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very very interesting for both young and old

A unique and excellent exhibition where during the visit the history of the ship with his people comes alive. A must see in Stockholm!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Vienna, Austria
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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A unique and excellent exhibition where during the visit the history of the ship with his people comes alive. A must see in Stockholm!

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We had taken the boat to and from the Drottningholmen. The journey was beautiful and the views excellent. In fact the ride itself is far better that the palace which we visited. But the 2 way journey was well worth it.

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County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Lake Malaren is a vast lake in pristine condition. Every imaginable water based activity is available here. Best is the the availabilty of long slow boat trips. (fast boat trips are available too). Worst is the presence of mosquitoes in summertime; make sure you bring something to repel them!

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Chico, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

We took a boat ride on Lake Malarian going to Drottningholm Palace (home to the Swedish Royal family). Approximately one hour boat ride each way. The scenery was lovely and we enjoyed looking at homes and some businesses that were along the shoreline. It was a lovely few hours & I recommend a boat ride on Lake Malaren.

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Manchester, UK
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We opted for a day in Mariefred; travelling there by train from Stockholm Centralstation to Laggesta, from where a short bus journey will deposit you in this delightful place. The town (more like an overgrown village really) has a wealth of appealing wooden houses; a properly dominant church; a restored narrow-gauge steam railway; plenty of eating and drinking spots, plus... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I stayed on a boat hotel on Lake Malaren. From the boat I could see the City Hall and Slussen. I was staying at Riddarholm which is the east end of Lake Malaren. Its a large and beautiful lake and worth a visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Visit and enjoy the beauty that is Lake Malaren. Near the historical part of Stockholm, take time out to relax and enjoy the views or take a boat trip. You will be impressed especially on a clear day.

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Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Great for a boat trip, kayaking or SUP. A lot to look at and discover. Beautiful nature and clean water.

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Our hotel was on this lake. Right near by was an explanatory where you could see and watch all the boats go by and see many of the sights around.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Beautiful views around the historical area of Stockholm, very nice to walk close by seeing the view or even better, to get a boat and enjoy the place!!

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