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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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“gamla stan” (72 reviews)
“vintage shops” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed today

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 yesterday

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 1 week 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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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

Thank beevoring
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank michael c
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 15 October 2017

nice neighbourhood with lots of shops and cafes. Safe and less expensive (i think). Within waling distance to the Old Town.

Thank 277,123,321
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We ate at an amazing vegan restaurant here, walked around a lot and had great coffee at Drop. Also cool shops here!

Thank lemx12345
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We were looking for something to do so we ventured across the bridge from old town to Sodermaln. Lots to see and do including shops and a small fish market with a number or restaurants. Not my top pick for a tourist attraction but something...More

Thank G S
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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