The Rough Guide to Sweden: Travel Guide with Free eBook (Paperback)

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The Rough Guide to Sweden: Travel Guide with Free eBook (Paperback)


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This Sweden guidebook is perfect for independent travellers planning a longer trip. It features all of the must-see sights and a wide range of off-the-beaten-track places. It also provides detailed practical information on preparing for a trip and what to do on the ground. And this Sweden travel guidebook is printed on paper from responsible sources, and verified to meet the FSC's strict environmental and social standards.

This Sweden guidebook covers: Stockholm, Gothenburg, around Gothenburg, the southwest, the Southeast, the Bothnian Coast, Central Sweden, Swedish Lapland.

Inside this Sweden travel book, you'll find:

  • A wide range of sights - Rough Guides experts have hand-picked places for travellers with different needs and desires: off-the-beaten-track adventures, family activities or chilled-out breaks
  • Itinerary examples - created for different time frames or types of trip
  • Practical information - how to get to Sweden, all about public transport, food and drink, shopping, travelling with children, sports and outdoor activities, tips for travellers with disabilities and more
  • Author picks and things not to miss in Sweden - river-rafting (V rmland), swimming in a lake, midnight sun, Gotland beaches, Birka, smorgasbord, Sami culture (Lapland), Gothenburg's Konstmuseum, Icehotel, Gammelstad (Lule ), Visby, Gamla Stan (Stockholm), Stockholm Archipelago, Inlandsbanan, Vasa Warship (Stockholm), Crossing the Arctic Circle, Herring, Bohuslan Coast, Kalmar Slott, Jokkmokk winter market, Europe's last wilderness, Orsa Rovdjurspark, a sauna and a splash
  • Insider recommendations - tips on how to beat the crowds, save time and money, and find the best local spots
  • When to go to Sweden - high season, low season, climate information and festivals
  • Where to go - a clear introduction to Sweden with key places and a handy overview
  • Extensive coverage of regions, places and experiences - regional highlights, sights and places for different types of travellers, with experiences matching different needs
  • Places to eat, drink and stay - hand-picked restaurants, cafes, bars and hotels
  • Practical info at each site - hours of operation, websites, transit tips, charges
  • Colour-coded mapping - with keys and legends listing sites categorised as highlights, eating, accommodation, shopping, drinking and nightlife
  • Background information for connoisseurs - history, culture, art, architecture, film, books, religion, diversity
  • Essential Swedish dictionary and glossary of local terms
  • Free download of the eBook - available after purchase of the printed guidebook to Sweden
  • Fully updated post-COVID-19

The guide provides a comprehensive and rich selection of places to see and things to do in Sweden, as well as great planning tools. It's the perfect companion, both ahead of your trip and on the ground.

Product Details ISBN: 9781839059957
ISBN-10: 1839059958
Publisher: Rough Guides
Publication Date: December 3rd, 2024
Pages: 392
Language: English