The guide to day trips outside Stockholm

In need of a change of scene? There are plenty of lovely places to visit just outside Stockholm. You don't need to travel more than an hour by car to find picturesque small towns, historical sites, idyllic archipelago islands, rolling countryside and magnificent castles. Naturally you can also travel to most of the places mentioned by bus, train or boat. From Roslagen north of the city to Trosa south of Stockholm, we've gathered together our best tips for outings outside the city in this guide.