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Uppsala's biggest attractions - 1h city walk in Uppsala city.

By Sweden History Tours
Price is £18per adult

Features

Free cancellation available
1h
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing
Paid sick leave for staff
Guides regularly wash hands

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What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    All Fees and Taxes

  • What's excluded

    Entry/Admission - Uppsala Castle (Uppsala Slott)

  • What's excluded

    Entry/Admission - Gustavianum - Uppsala University Museum

  • What's excluded

    gratitudes

Know before you book

  • Returns to original departure point

  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers

  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

  • Not wheelchair accessible

  • Near public transport

  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level

  • Service animals allowed

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

What you can expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Uppsala University Main Building, 3 Biskopsgatan The University Main Building is currently closed for interior renovations., Uppsala 753 10 Sweden

The guided tour visits the University House, whose builder went bankrupt due to. the decorations on the house, and the Cathedral which was built from the 1270s to 1430s. We also visit the university park's rune stones.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Gustavianum - Uppsala University Museum, Akademigatan 3, 753 10 Uppsala, Sweden

hear about the anatomical theatre Olof Rudbeck built, about the party hall that had to move on to two more houses due to the collections before n got them to move, about the old university Academia Carolina etc.

Hear broadly about different buildings and for Uppsala important people such as Celsius, Linné and Rudbeck. Hear about the anatomical theatre and its brilliance (apart from the ventilation function that did not exist). Explore the university building and hear about the university's founding connection to being better than the Danes.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Uppsala Domkyrka, Domkyrkoplan 2, Uppsala 753 10 Sweden

The cathedral in Uppsala, the largest in the Nordic countries, was built between the 1270s and 1430s. Hear about the cathedral, about the earliest university to be better than the Danes and the medieval buildings around the cathedral with kanikhus, about scandals linked to the construction where limestone pipes got paid more than the soldiers so strikes broke out and other gossip.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Uppsala County, Uppsala County

At St. Erik's Square and the Consistory House you will hear about the plague's entry into Uppsala, about Oxblodstorget's meat sales, the cathedral's sheds in the wall that surrounded it and the Consistory House which contained a prison, police and administration during the 1750s for students. Hear about the city in the city the university was.
1709-1711.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Uppsala Castle (Uppsala Slott), Rikssalen, Uppsala 753 10 Sweden

Hear about the murder at Uppsala Castle and stand in the courtyard and look out over the Botanical Garden, one of the oldest botanical gardens in Europe.

Duration: 20 minutes

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands

Social distancing

  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Location

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Activity Location

  • Uppsala Uppsala län

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Riddartorget, Uppsala, Sweden
    • Uppsala Uppsala län

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