Located about 40 miles (64 km) north of Stockholm, the town of Uppsala is a Swedish holiday like no other. With the picturesque views and the small Fyris River running through town, Uppsala is like a picture-perfect postcard. Visitors will enjoy castles, the central park (Stadsskogen) and the many opportunities to learn about this quaint town and its rich history.
- Uppsala Slott (Uppsala Castle)
- Linnetradgarden (Linnaeus Garden and Museum)
- Old Uppsala Train Station
- Stroll though the Gamla Uppsala (Old Town)
- Tour the Museum Gustavianum
- Visit the Carolina Rediviva, the Uppsala University library
Uppsala has a humid continental climate that produces cold winters and warm summers. May through September temperatures average 71°F (22°C), which is the perfect weather for visiting; October through April temperatures range between 49°F and 29°F (9°C and -2°C). Average annual precipitation measures in at 21 inches (533 mm).
Getting There & Around
Arlanda Airport is south of Stockholm, halfway to Uppsala. Served by many carriers, flights come in everyday from Europe, America and Asia. From the airport, passengers can take trains, buses, rental cars or taxis to reach Uppsala.
Upon arriving in the town, visitors find there are various ways to get around. From buses to taxis and hired cars, the town and the surrounding area can easily be traversed. Cycling is also possible and rentals can be obtained in the town.
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Featuring elegant accommodations set just a quick walk to the central train station, Radisson Blu Hotel Uppsala makes for a convenient and strategic base when working or exploring this part of... More
Hotel Uppsala seamlessly combines convenience with style and class through contemporary furnishings and comfortable accommodations set in an enviable central location fit for discerning travellers... More
Assuring comfortable accommodation blended with quality service, the Best Western Hotel Svava makes you to enjoy all the privileges, for an unforgettable stay. GeneralThis property also provides... More
Offering contemporary accommodations in a modern environment, the Clarion Hotel Gillet Uppsala is an ideal place for business and leisure travellers. GeneralThe Clarion Hotel Gillet Uppsala... More
Offering comfortable lodging and adequate services, the Scandic Uppsala Nord Hotel is an ideal place to reside for both individual and business travelers. GeneralThe Scandic Uppsala Nord hotel has... More
Central location and friendly as well as helpful staff make First Hotel Linne an ideal place to stay while at Uppsala. GeneralThe all purpose light and fresh conference rooms for 2 to 120 persons,... More
Exemplifying the arena for unsurpassed extravagance and unforgettable pleasure, this stunning Park Inn By Radisson Uppsala Hotel is the perfect place for an enjoyable as well as a memorable... More
Offering cosy accommodation in a convenient location, the Scandic Uplandia Hotel is an ideal choice for both leisure and business travelers. GeneralThe hotel offers 12 excellent meeting and... More