Uppsala the university town

Explore the delightful town of Uppsala, near Stockholm, dedicated to scientific pursuits since the first university in Sweden was established in 1477. Follow in the footsteps of Linné, Celsius, Rudbeck and Hammarskjöld. Marvel at Uppsala Cathedral, the largest cathedral in northern Europe, and the anatomical theatre Gustavianum. With a FSAG-guide you’ll learn why the Silver bible is a world famous manuscript and added to Memory of the World Register by Unesco. Uppsala Castle is a highlight as history goes back to Gustav Vasa and it’s been the scene of dramatic historical events. Include a visit to Gamla Uppsala, one of the most renowned burial grounds in Scandinavia.