Birka is regarded as Sweden’s first city. You can find the Viking City of Birka on the island of Björkö in Lake Mälaren. Birka was one of the most important trading centers for Vikings. On the island you can take a walk in nature, join a guided tour of the archaeological fields and visit the Birka Museum.
You can also visit the reconstructed Viking village with its typical forges and weaving cabins. During the summer there are lots of activities with Viking weeks and food walks and much more.
Read more about this experience here: www.birkavikingastaden.se/…/the-viking-village
Birka Vikingastaden City of Vikings from Stockholm, Sweden
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