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Sightseeing train in Karlstad

Karlstad, Värmlands län


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Exciting City Sightseeing in Karlstad! The Karlstad Sightseeing train takes you on two different guided tours.

The train will start running again on 14 May and 21 May, then every day from 26 May until 3 September. Except Midsummer's Eve and Midsummer's Day. The train departs daily from Stora torget between 10.00-16.00 at 45-minute intervals.

The tours take about 25-30 min. Tickets, ice cream, soft drinks, coffee and other goodies are bought in the Sightseeing kiosk at the starting point on Stora Torget near the City Hall. Payment is by card, Swish or cash.

Adult SEK 90, 2 trips SEK 130. Children 3-11 years SEK 60, 2 trips SEK 90. (Children under 3 travel for free)

The river trip

The river trip goes towards Sundsta along the river towards the beautiful stone arch bridge. Furthermore, the journey goes through old Haga and the fine barge canal. You then pass Sandgrundsudden where you will find Lerin's art gallery and Värmlands Museum. The tour ends with us passing our beautiful Stadshotell before we return to Stora Torget.

City tours

The city tour goes through the oldest part of Karlstad. Along the Klarälven there are old fine buildings that remain after the fire that broke out in the city in 1865. The journey continues towards Mariebergsviken and past Stadsträdgården and our new district, Inre hamn. New homes are being built there continuously and there are many nice restaurants. Furthermore, the journey goes back past Karlstad's old prison before you return to Stora torget.

Rent the train for a fun activity!

We rent the train to the Corporate Event, the Wedding Party, Möhippan, Svensexan, the 50th anniversary party or completely our own wishes, we promise that we will solve most things!

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Prices 2022

Price per started hour is SEK 3,500 for up to 35 people. For more participants, SEK 100 per person will be added. The train has a capacity of up to 60 participants. Half-day rent (09-13, 13-17 or evening) 9900: - Up to 60 people. Full-day rent max 7 hours SEK 14,900 Up to 60 people.

Prices are based on the main square during the high season (June-Aug), if you want to be picked up elsewhere, we will also solve it, minimum fee SEK 500. Prices ex VAT 6%.

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