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The City The guide was updated:Uppsala is a small city that features the amenities and pulse of a large city combined with the peace and intimacy of a town. You can stroll along the pedestrianized streets lined by an array of shops, or browse around the little boutiques of the old town.
Relax with a glass of wine at a lounge bar or with a coffee alongside the River Fyris. Savour some delicious sandwiches and sumptuous bakery goods at trendy and stylishly-decorated cafés.
Experience the bustling trade at Saluhallen and the tranquillity of the Botanical Garden, or enjoy the view from the Uppsala Konsert & Kongress and feel the presence of the city’s enthralling history through the Museum Gustavianum, Uppsala Castle and Gamla Uppsala.
Enjoy the culture and international atmosphere of the ‘Culture Night’, the Uppsala International Guitar Festival, or another of the many other events taking place.
Uppsala can be reached by train from Stockholm in just 40 minutes, while it takes just 18 minutes from Arlanda Airport. Uppsala: Close to everything since 1286.