Three reasons to go

  • With distinctive houses and features, Vaxholm is a charming town to explore with a care-free atmosphere.
  • There are a number of excellent cafes and restaurants to enjoy some lunch or a cup of coffee.
  • The island is in close proximity to Stockholm and you can get there easily so it's worth a day-trip, even if it's to see the fortress.

How to get there


Take the bus from Universitetet metro station. You'll arrive in approximately 40 minutes.


Take the ferry from Stockholm Strömkajen. You'll arrive in approximately one hour.


Situated in the Stockholm Archipelago, northeast of Stockholm.

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