Explore the fashionable and historic city of Stockholm then board the M/S Juno for a 3-night cruise along the Gota Canal to the relaxed and artistic city of Gothenburg on the west coast. The M/S Juno is the world's oldest registered ship with overnight accommodation. Built at the Motala shipyard and launched in 1874, it has 29 tastefully decorated cabins.
Fly to Stockholm airport and transfer to the Nobis Hotel (or similar) for 2 nights. (N)
Morning shared city tour of Stockholm including
a canal cruise. Afternoon at leisure. (B)
Morning transfer to the pier and board the M/S Juno for a 3-night cruise. Afternoon cruise, stopping en route at Drottningholm Palace, residence of the Swedish royal family; the former Viking town of Birka and the old fishing village of Trosa. (B, L, D)
Morning stop at Berg to visit the old convent church at Vreta. Continue to Motala, the ‘capital of the Gota Canal’. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to Karlsborg fortress to view the fortress and Garrison church. In the afternoon, stop at the village of Sjotorp, which has a set of eight locks and an interesting canal museum. (B, L, D)
Sail to Gothenburg, stopping en route to visit the Trollhattan Canal Musuem. Transfer and stay 2 nights at the Clarion Hotel Post. (B, L)
Morning shared Paddan boat tour to view the city from the water. Afternoon at leisure.
Transfer to the airport and fly home. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call 020 3411 2135 or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk.
The Gota Canal Cruise aboard M/S Juno cruise (Stockholm-Gothenburg) departs on the following dates:
23* & 27 May 2018
1* 5, 10*, 14, 22*, 26 & 30* June 2018
4, 8*, 12, 17*, 21 26* & 30 July 2018
3*, 12*, 16, 20* & 24 August 2018
The cruise itinerary is subject to change due to weather conditions, varying water levels and lock passage. Departures with an * operate in reverse order (Gothenburg-Stockholm).
This tour will have transfers and excursions shared with one or more other parties who may or may not be Cox & Kings clients
This tour can be booked / reserved online by clicking on one of the coloured links below.
GOTA2018: 7 Nights