Island Hopping Adventure - summer/long
Brief itinerary



Day 1: In Stockholm
Self-guided walking tour of Söders Heights (southern island in Stockholm) passing churches, historic housing and viewpoints
Sightseeing in Stockholm including Vasa Ship, Skansen open-air museum, Gamla Stan 
Opt: walking in Stockholm Ecopark/Djurgården

Accommodation: Stockholm, hotel
Meals: None
Hiking distance: 4-10 km (flexible)


Day 2: Stockholm → Vaxholm
Archipelago boat from Stockholm to Vaxholm
Self-guided walking tour of Vaxön island along winding village streets and coastal paths
Visit to Vaxholm Fortress & Bogesund naturreserve 

Accommodation: Vaxholm, hotel
Meals: Breakfast
Hiking distance: 10 km (flexible)


Day 3: Vaxholm → Gällnö → Sandhamn
Archipelago boat from Vaxholm to Gällnö
Hiking on Gällnö island passing Gällnö village and beach. Row boat to Karklö island, and return Gällnö
Archipelago boat from Gällnö to Sandhamn

Accommodation: Sandhamn, hotel
Meals: Breakfast 
Hiking Distance: ca. 6-12 km (flexible)

 


Day 4: Sandhamn → Dalarö
Hiking around Sandhamn island passing Fläskberget viewpoint, Trouville sandy beaches, Sandhamn village and harbour
Afternoon boat from Sandhamn to Dalarö
Short transfer to Smådalarö

Accommodation: Smådalarö, hotel

Meals: Breakfast
Hiking Distance: 8 km (flexible)


Day 5: Dalarö → Huvudskär/Fjärdlång → Dalarö
Visit Dalarö village, self-guided walking tour of village visiting Lotsberget viewpoint
Archipelago boat from Dalarö to Huvudskär island. Short walking tour around Huvudskär.
Archipelago boat from Huvudskär to Dalarö
Opt: return via Fjärdlång island and hike to island's highest point, Tysta Klint

Accommodation: Smådalarö, hotel

Meals: Breakfast
Hiking Distance: 2-8.5 km (flexible) 


Day 6: Dalarö → Gålö Dalarö → Ornö
Taxi transfer from Smådalarö to Gålö
Hiking on Skälåker, Gålö passing coastal scenery, Havtornsudd and Gålö beach
Taxi transfer back to Dalarö, visit Dalarö village, self-guided walking tour of village visiting Lotsberget viewpoint
Archipelago boat from Dalarö to Ornö island

Accommodation: Ornö, hotel
Meals: Breakfast & dinner
Hiking Distance: 4.5-11 km (flexible) 


Day 7: Ornö → Utö
Hike Måne Äng loop around Lake Maren on Ornö
epodtaxi to Telegrafberget to hike to island's highest point for impressive island views
Boat from Ornö Kyrka to Utö, Gruvbryggan 

Accommodation: Utö, hotel
Meals: Breakfast 
Hiking Distance: 10 km (flexible) 


Day 8: Utö → Fjärdlång → Stockholm
Visit mine and museum in Gruvbyn village
Hike on Utö around loop in nature reserve
Opt: sea kayaking on Utö
Boat from Utö to Stockholm (can island hop on Fjärdlång if not visited on day 5) 

Accommodation: Stockholm, hotel

Meals: Breakfast
Hiking Distance: 6-10 km (flexible)


Day 9: In Stockholm
Self-guided walking tour of Söders Heights (southern island in Stockholm) passing churches, historic housing and viewpoints
Sightseeing in Stockholm including Vasa Ship, Skansen open-air museum, Gamla Stan
Opt: walking in Stockholm Ecopark/Djurgården

Meals: Breakfast
Hiking Distance: 4-10 km (flexible)