Sweden Travel, Backpacking & Gap Year Guide

Sweden Travel, Backpacking & Gap Year Guide

Sweden is one of the most peaceful and spectacular countries to visit in Europe, there are facsinating cities, incredible beauty spots, friendly locals and lots of places to see. View our comprehensive travel and backpacking guide with tips, ideas for the best things to see and do and information about itineraries, costs, how to save money, and more!


Activities & Things to Do in Sweden

Travel to Sweden

Our destination guide aims to give you all the information you need to have an amazing experience in this amazing country. Find affordable travel and backpacking ideas with advice for amazing things to do and how you can be more than just your average traveller. You can also get recommendations for budget travel tips, where to stay and advice how to stay safe.

Get inspired to visit Sweden today!

  • Capital: Stockholm
  • Currency: Swedish Krona (SEK)
  • Population: 9,556,000 (approx)
  • Language: Swedish (some people also speak Finnish and English)
  • Dailing Code +46
  • Country Size: 450,295 km2


Best Places to Visit in Sweden

These are some essential places to add to your Sweden itinerary:

  • Stockholm & Stockholm archipelago
  • Gothenburg
  • Malmö
  • Icehotel
  • Kosterhavet 
  • Marstrand island 
  • Wallander's Ystad
  • Skåne
  • Visby/Gotland
  • Båstad


Gap Year in Sweden

Find ideas for taking a gap year in Sweden on our directory.