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Sodermalm is one of the most densely populated areas in Scandinavia. It's a residential district in Stockholm's archipelago that boasts some attractive architectural sights and will offer you a window into the life of Stockholm.
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“second hand” (23 reviews)
“vintage shops” (14 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice island in the middle of Stockholm lots of restaurants bars and shops around the citizen's square warmly recommended

Thank Localizers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This island is really the heart of the city. It's full of weird bars, cafes, shops, and parks. Loads of second hand clothing stores to explore and I heard there's a chocolate factory somewhere. There are really lovely paths along the canals that are great...More

Thank Eve L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just over the bridge from Gamla Stan is the bohemian area known as Soder to the locals. We just wandered around here a bit and found a place to eat. Nice old neighbourhood, with plenty to see and do.

Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Södermalm also called Söder, is definitely a part of central Stockholm worth seeing. This is an old part of Stockholm where many famous authors etc. have lived. Definitely worth seeing if you have an extra day or so.

Thank GothenburgProfessor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the neighborhood to visit for the views of the city. It's not all that handicap friendly as it is hilly and there are many stairs, though we saw many manage with strollers. There were many shops, cafes and restaurants to choose from. The...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A short walk from Segerls Torg gives us one of the nicest neighborhoods in Stockholm Sodermalm. Just turn around to change perspective with a trip back in time in the picturesque space of this much loved place by the Swedes. A boutique of vintage boutiques,...More

Thank P5664GIfrancescas
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We found this part of Stockholm very nice. Lots of a little different shops. Alternative cafe's, pubs and restaurants. Easy to walk everywhere. No stress!

Thank R_Sweden
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Happening vibe. Lots of cafes, bars and restaurants. There are also some reasonable places to stay..

Thank beevoring
Reviewed 19 October 2017

stroll around in - especially around Mosebacke. Try and avoid the weekends though as it can get a little crowded.

Thank michael c
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is a great area of the city to walk around, there are many trendy shops and cafes, it has a casual modern feel, with attractive architecture.

Thank lilyroseoz
A unique mix of grotesque 1960s concrete urban vision
and cosy historical Swedish brick houses, Slussen has
become one of Stockholm’s most architecturally edgy
and controversial neighborhoods. Plans to rebuild the
area have been on the agenda for decades, however, so
far no agreement could be reached, which is the reason
for the continuing decay of its brutalist substance.
Nevertheless, the museums and the main shopping
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