This is Stockholm

Modernity meets tranquility. Trend-setting restaurants and vibrant nightclubs next to idyllic archipelago. Welcome to a city where it is easy to breathe – and to feel your pulse.

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A drink in the sun

A telltale sign that spring has arrived in Stockholm is when the city’s outdoor bars and rooftop terraces start to fill up with thirsty Stockholmers.

In Sweden restaurants and bars are allowed to open up their outdoor servings the 1st of April (but depending on the weather, some may choose to wait until the end of April/beginning of May) and the season lasts to the 15th of October.

Below you'll find a small sample of open-air bars. Some are open only during the summer and spring months, others have an indoor area as well that's open all-year round. In any case they're all a great place to spend a cool summer evening at!

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10X Attractions

A drink in the sun

10 Nightlife • 3 Restaurants • 2 Cafes • 1 Activities

Events Calendar

See what is happening in Stockholm while you’re here!

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Djurgården: District guide

12 Attractions • 2 Restaurants • 2 Cafes

Guide to the best views

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Guide to Hornsgatan

9 Shopping • 1 Attractions • 5 Restaurants • 3 Nightlife

5 wine bars in Stockholm

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Gastronomic stars

8X Restaurants

Mixology: Creative bars

11X Nightlife

Museums with free entry

19X Attractions

Exhibition highlights this season

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Architectural highlights

9 Attractions

2017 in concerts

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Guide to SoFo

8 Shopping • 2 Restaurants • 4 Cafes

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So much more than just a "gayborhood"!

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Explore the region

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Stockholm for kids

10 Attractions • 6 Cafes • 1 Activities • 2 Shopping • 7 Restaurants • 1 Nightlife

On two wheels

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Enjoy Sweden's right to roam

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Stockholm archipelago

A world of 30 000 islands awaits

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