Swedes love to ride their bikes, so let’s do like the Swedes and ride around the funky neighborhood of SoFo!
The 'South of Folkungagatan' district, warmly known as SoFo is an area of Stockholm aptly named for its own rendition of 'Bobo' culture. Bohemian Bourgeois. An up-and-coming neighborhood, SoFo has rejected the chain stores and typical tourist attractions in hopes of encouraging smaller boutiques and mom-and-pop businesses to open and flourish.
SoFo is also steeped in history, it has a vast array of beautiful architecture, and it's bursting with quirky cafes, bohemian shops and vintage boutiques. It’s got a fantastic energy about it, and there’s something intriguing to catch your eye wherever you look. It’s also full of hills, so there’s no better way to explore this island than by e-bike!
Södermalm was voted the ‘coolest’ neighborhood in Europe by Vogue magazine back in 2014, and anyone who visits will agree; it certainly does not lack character or charm! It also has some of the best views of the city. Your local guide will take you to the best photo ops for that insta-perfect shot, and you'll come away from this tour with plenty of great recommendations to go back and explore on your own.
|• SoFo neighborhood
|• Katarina Kyrka
This tour meets at Kungsbro Strand 21, Stockholm. About 500m from Central Station, just head across the river, then head down Kungsbro strand.
We meet at Kungsbro Strand 21, Stockholm, located 500m from Central Station.
We ask that all guests remain vigilant with social distancing throughout the tour; your guide will also remind you of this. The high-touch points on the bikes and helmets are disinfected between tours. Your guide will have hand sanitizer for you to use throughout the tour. This is a small group outdoor activity, which reduces the risk of covid transmission significantly. All employees receive daily wellness checks to ensure they are healthy and symptom free. If you or any other guests are experiencing symptoms, we will ensure you are able to reschedule or cancel your activity. There is no need to wear a mask
We're happy to offer free changes and 100% refund up to 24 hours before tour* Failure to cancel a reservation at least 24 hours prior to scheduled departure may result in forfeited travel funds. Fare difference may apply.
This tour will operate rain or shine! Please dress appropriately (we also provide rain ponchos if you don't have your own). In extremely unsafe conditions, we will contact you to reschedule or cancel.
We ask that all guests be at least 12 year old or at lest 4'6"/1.4m tall.
We always recommend that guests wear helmets, but they're only mandatory for those under 15 years old.
Unfortunately no. We won't have time on this tour to explore any of the museums or buildings we see, but we will have plenty of time to enjoy our e-bike and give you history and perspective on the various landmarks in Stockholm.
Our e-bike tour is about 2 hours long and covers approximately 6-9 miles/10-15kilometers depending on the day and the groups' ability.
We use pedal-assist Batavus Verona e-bikes which have coaster breaks and 7 gears. Your guide will give you a full introduction to e-bikes before the tour begins.
Yes! You are welcome to leave larger bags behind. We have lockers in our Adventure Café which are free for guests to use while on tour.
We provide the e-bike, guide, and rain poncho if needed. Water can be purchased at our café in advance of the tour.
Our e-bikes do not come equipped with baskets, so we ask that all small personal items are securely stored in a bag that you can wear while cycling, and larger items can be left at our shop.
We've designed our e-bike tour to discover the best of the south of Folkungagatan district, more commonly known as SoFo. However our route is subject to change in case of any events that may block roads or cause disruption.