Holiday season is soon coming with a lot of festivals and celebrations. Christmas and New Years Eve are the greatest time for you to enjoy the full relaxation will family and friends. If you are still wondering which place to spend your vacation the most amazing way ever, there is a suggestion for you. Spending the New Year atmosphere in a Scandinavia’s city like Stockholm should be your unforgettable experience. Stockholm is the capital city of Sweden. Stockholm is the most populous city in Sweden and on the Scandinavian peninsula. Among beautiful cities in Northern Europe, Stockholm has plenty attractions and celebrations waiting for you to discover on next coming Christmas and New Years Eve 2017.
Destinations & Celebrations
New Years Eve is a magical night no matter where in the world you are and Stockholm is no exception. The city is usually covered with glittering snow and the pitch black winter night sky makes for a perfect backdrop for fireworks. Most Stockholmers spend New Year’s either at a party or at a dinner with friends and family. However the city has a lot of destinations to cater the travelers.
When it comes to spending New Year’s Eve in Stockholm, there are several options you have, depending on the type of Stockholm traveler you are. Below is the list of popular New Year’s Eve festivities taking place on December 31st to welcome New Year. Regardless of whether you prefer to spend a calm night with your sweetheart or party into a Swedish oblivion, there are plenty of options to celebrate 2016.
The City Hall
City Hall, or Stadshuset, is a charming gathering point for New Year’s Eve. Its spire featuring the golden Three Crowns is one of the most famous silhouettes in Stockholm city and provides a beautiful back drop to watch the NYE fireworks.
The party-lovers in Stockholm on December 31 will gather at Södermalmstorg, located on Götgatan in the Södermalm district of Stockholm. Lots of hot nightlife here until early in the morning, along with affordable dining and bars. The official fireworks will be lit from the water next to Skeppsholmen and can be seen from all quay’s around the harbor and from the hills of Södermalm.
A Historical location set high upon the edge of a cliff with a fantastic view of the city’s skyline and a spectacular spot to see the NYE midnight firework displays.
This beautiful walking path stretches almost a mile with a magnificent view of City Hall, Lake Mälaren, and Riddarholmen. This is also a great place to see the NYE fireworks from miles away.
Hotels for NYE
As the most beautiful destination in Scandinavia Peninsula, Stockholm has full ranges hotels can suite any needs of tourists. There are plenty of hotels with great services and facilities such as Radisson Blu Royal Viking Hotel Stockholm, Hotel Tegnerlunden, Hotel Birger Jarl, Alexandra Hotel, Radisson Blu Strand Hotel Stockholm, etc. If you have decided to spend your upcoming Christmas and New Years Eve in Sweden, early air ticket and hotel bookings are highly recommended.