Cruise three of the 14 islands Stockholm is built on and explore City Hall, an icon of Nordic National Romantic architecture. Look up to see the gold crowns atop its tower and the Viking-style ceiling inside. Visit the Blue Room, host of the Nobel Prize reception, and the Gold Room's stunning mosaics, made with 14 million gold tiles. Cruise the leafy islands of Lake Malaren, passing Karlbergs Castle, gardens and beaches dotted with sun-soaking Stockholmers.
• Blue Room: Site of the Nobel Prize banquets, this grand hall glows a rich red, thanks to massive brick walls.
• Gold Room: Gasp in awe at the 14 million gold tiles that comprise the huge "Queen of the Lake" mosaic.
• Lake Malaren: Cruise serene, tree-shaded waterways around three of the 14 islands that Stockholm spreads across.
What to Bring:
• SeaPass card and photo identification
• Sun protection
• Cash/credit cards
What to Wear:
• Walking shoes
• Hat and sunglasses
• Guests must be able to walk about 400 yards over uneven surfaces.
• Guests must be able to walk 20 steps at City Hall's entrance and 40 additional steps inside.
• Tour order may vary but all mentioned sights would be covered.