Viking History Small Group Trip from Stockholm Including the Runic Kingdom: Short Day

Viking History Small Group Trip from Stockholm Including the Runic Kingdom: Short Day
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$85.93
Duration: 3 to 4 hrs
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Description

Dig up some Viking history during this 3-hour history tour from Stockholm. In the company of a expert local guide, learn about the Viking Swedes and their impact on Swedish history. Visit the well-preserved Arkils Viking parliament, one of Sweden's most famous gravefields at Broby bro and see the amazing Jarlabanke's bridge. View some ancient rune stones and hear their messages, including the great Viking woman Estrid and the all-powerful lord Jarlabanke. Also hear tales about Viking mythology and legends.

Depart in the morning from your centrally located hotel in a comfortable car or minivan depending on the size of the group. Travel north into the picturesque Swedish countryside and feel how you start to move back in time.

First, visit the Viking gravefield of Broby. Learn about the Viking woman Estrid, a by-name identified Viking woman skeleton. Journey on to the iconic Jarlabanki's bridge, a 150-meter long mighty Viking bridge, built by the powerful lord Jarlabanki. Hear the message on the rune stones, the commemoration monuments of the Vikings.

Next, visit a Viking parliament and feel the presence of ancient power, imagine the Viking men sitting in the parliament taking mighty decisions. Stop next at Vallentuna church and see the most famous of the Jarlabanki rune stones, hear the story about the braggy power ful Viking lord Jarlabanki. The first known written down Swedish ending rhyme is also found on a rune stone in the church.

Return to your transport and head back to Stockholm after an incredible Viking experience. Be dropped at your central hotel or another central location by your wish.

Dig up some Viking history during this 3-hour history tour from Stockholm. In the company of a expert local guide, learn about the Viking Swedes and their impact on Swedish history. Visit the well-preserved Arkils Viking parliament, one of Sweden's most famous gravefields at Broby bro and see the amazing Jarlabanke's bridge. View some ancient rune stones and hear their messages, including the great Viking woman Estrid and the all-powerful lord Jarlabanke. Also hear tales about Viking mythology and legends.