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Nestled amidst the breathtaking Stockholm Archipelago, Vaxholm stands as a captivating retreat, offering an exquisite blend of history, scenic beauty, and culinary delights. Easily accessible within a short 30-35-minute private boat ride from Stockholm By Boat, Vaxholm beckons travelers with its charm and a plethora of experiences waiting to be discovered.

Vaxholm Stockholm By Boat

Getting to Vaxholm: Effortless Boat Access

Escape the city bustle and embark on a seamless journey to Vaxholm via Stockholm By Boat's private boat service. Enjoy a picturesque 30-35-minute ride through the serene waters of the archipelago, immersing yourself in stunning vistas along the way.

Vaxholm Stockholm By Boat

Things to Do in Vaxholm:

1. Explore Vaxholm Fortress (Vaxholms Kastell):

  • Dive into history with a visit to Vaxholm Fortress, a 16th-century stronghold steeped in Nordic heritage. Delve into the past through guided tours, exhibitions, and panoramic views of the archipelago.

2. Wander Through Quaint Streets:

  • Meander along the charming streets adorned with picturesque wooden houses, boutiques, and local shops. Immerse yourself in the town's laid-back atmosphere while discovering hidden gems and local craftsmanship.

3. Delight in Culinary Experiences:

  • Vaxholm boasts an array of culinary delights. Indulge in fresh seafood, traditional Swedish cuisine, and international flavors at renowned restaurants scattered across the town.

4. Enjoy Nature's Tranquility:

  • Nature enthusiasts will find solace amidst Vaxholm's natural beauty. Explore nearby walking trails, rent a kayak to paddle through crystal-clear waters, or simply unwind on scenic beaches.

Vaxholm Stockholm By Boat

Top Restaurants in Vaxholm:

Vaxholms Bed & Breakfast Restaurant:

  • Savour delectable dishes made from locally sourced ingredients, offering an exquisite blend of traditional Swedish flavors and international cuisines.

Restaurang Sjökrogen:

  • Delight in fresh seafood while enjoying stunning waterfront views at this charming restaurant known for its culinary expertise and welcoming ambiance.

Vaxholms Hembygdsgårds Café:

  • Immerse yourself in the cozy atmosphere of this café, offering delightful pastries and aromatic coffee amidst a traditional Swedish setting.

Vaxholm Stockholm By Boat


Vaxholm, nestled in the heart of Stockholm Archipelago, epitomizes a perfect getaway steeped in history, natural beauty, and culinary adventures. Accessible within a short boat ride from Stockholm By Boat, visitors can immerse themselves in Vaxholm's allure. Explore historic sites, meander through quaint streets, indulge in culinary delights, and bask in the natural splendor that defines this captivating destination.

Plan your excursion to Vaxholm and uncover the treasures hidden within this enchanting haven, a mere 30-35 minutes away from the vibrant pulse of Stockholm.

Vaxholm Stockholm By Boat


  • 30-35 away with private boat

  • Restaurant

  • Toilet

  • Guest harbour

  • Gas station

  • Store

  • Hotell


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