|After travelling to Stockholm on your own, your Guide picks you up
at your airport, hotel, or wherever, on Wednesday, as soon as you are
Wednesday, June 24
You will be picked up in the Stockholm area. We will drive north to
the town of Österbybruk, to stay in lodgings on the grounds of the
imposing manor house.
Thursday, June 25
Sightseeing in northern Uppland: iron foundries, churches,
museums and monuments. Small concert with local musicians.
Friday, June 26
Travel to Dalarna. On the way, a reconstructed Viking village,
museum of curiosities, and more! Stay in wonderful lodgings on an
Saturday, June 27
Sightseeing locally, attending a small music festival in Leksand.
Sunday, June 28
More sightseeing in Dalarna. Taking part in a small community's
Midsommar celebration held a week after "official" Midsommar.
Monday, June 29
Sightseeing in the Siljan area: Anders Zorn museum in Mora, Dala-
horse manufacture in Nusnäs, shopping in Rättvik.
Tuesday, June 30
Sightseeing in eastern Dalarna, including the Falun copper mine and
Carl Larsson’s home.
Wednesday, July 1
Bingsjöstämman—Sweden’s largest fiddle festival. Wonderful
program, dancing, concerts, and jamming all through the night.
Thursday, July 2.
Travel north to Hälsingland.
Friday, July 3
Sightseeing in Hälsingland: Linen works, fäbod (traditional summer
pasture), maybe an animal preserve of native Swedish fauna.
Touring northern Hälsingland: museums, nature walk by the Baltic
Sunday, July 5
Delsbo fiddle festival - Sweden's oldest. Traditional music, food,
Monday, July 6
Travel to southern Uppland, see Uppsala and environs.
Tuesday, July 7
Excursion to Stockholm, to see the sights there. Old town, Wasa
museum, Nordic museum, shopping.
Wednesday, July 8
End of tour. Return to dropoff point.
Sweden Tour 2020
June 24 - July 8