VIKING TOURS AND HISTORY TOURS IN THE STOCKHOLM REGION!
VIKING TOURS, SWEDISH HISTORY TOURS, CHURCH HISTORY TOURS
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See diffirent mediveal churches from the 12th-15th C and their unice preserved objects from the mediveal times!
Discover the Christian period of the Viking age and hear how Swedish society developed in the early Swedish medival times (1100-1300 AD).
3 WALKING TOURS AT THE COUNTRYSIDE
LESS THEN ONE HOUR AWAY FROM STOCKHOLM
1. Swedish history walking tour (5h/8h)
Visit a mediveal ruin and hear about king Gustav Vasa who raised a rebellion aginst the danish king and took the conutry by force. He invited reformators from Germany and reformed the chuch from a chatolic chuch to a protestantic chuch.
Se viking age runstones and hear the story they have to tell about the life in the Viking age. Hear about the vikings, their life and how they burried their dead at the gravefield.
Visit a runstone bridges and a viking gravefield.
Last but not least a medieval romanesque church from around 1100 AD (can be opened if you book more then one week in advance). Inside you can se unicly preserved mediveal wall paintings from mid 15th C and an over 2m big cross dating from 1325 AD.
3. Viking and Mediveal history walking tour (5h/8h)
You can choose between two diffirent sights, it will be at the same locations in the area of the same sights as the Viking tours.
The diffirence will be a focus also on the mediveal chuches (one from 1100 AD and one from 1250 AD).
Here you have the oportunity to make a unice visit to one of the otherwise closed country churches shattred across the contryside of Sweden.
On Viking tour one you will visit the church of Vallentuna or Täby.
On Viking tour two you will visit the church of Orkesta.
2. Viking age walking tour (5h/8h, two diffirent locations can be chosen)
Hear about the mighty vikings and their society. This is something for you who really want to dig deep into the viking history of Sweden.
Viking walking tour place 1 (3h/5h/8h);
Travel to Vallentuna 25km north of Stockholm (less then one hour). Visit a well preserved viking age assembly sight named Arkils Assembly sight and hear about the laws and the Viking nobels.
Then take a walk thrue the villa area to a runstone bridge once 150m long. While passing a church from 14th C AD (might visit if open) we work our way by the lake to the ancient gravfiled of Broby Bro. Se a ancient viking age gravefield and the runestones telling about the dead at the sight.
Viking walking tour place 2 (5h/8h):
Travel futher onword out to the real the countryside of Sweden to the former UNESCO World Heritage listed parishes Markim-Orkesta.
Walk among the traditional red barns and open fields. Hear about the viking life and how if affected the enviroments and see the farms at the same locations as 1000 years ago.
Se runstones, one England runstones, a viking gravefield, a mighty viking age farm remenants and much more then that.
LESS THEN ONE HOUR FROM STOCKHOLM BY PUBLIC TRANSPORTS
* 4 years of guiding about the Vikings and other parts of Swedish History!
* University courses in Cultural Heritage, Viking language, Old Norse religion.
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* VIKING HISTORY SMALL GROUP TOUR: SHORT DAY
* VIKING HISTORY SMALL GROUP TOUR: HALF DAY
* VIKING HISTORY SMALL GROUP TOUR: FULL DAY
* PRIVATE CHURCH HISTORY TOUR
* PRIVATE SWEDISH HISTORY TOUR TO MARKIM-ORKESTA
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