contact & location

30 min drive from Stockholm

Visit us

Visit us on Resarö island, right at the doorway to Stockholm Archipelago. Our kayak center is located about 30 min by car from Stockholm and is accessed all year round by public transport. Launch from our waterfront kayak center at the heart of Stockholm Archipelago!


Skärgårdens Kanotcenter
Resarövägen 10, 185 51 Resarö, Sweden

5 km from Vaxholm, 35 km northeast of Stockholm. We are accessed all year round by public transport (subway T14 + bus 670).


Phone: +46 8 541 377 90

Skärgårdens Kanotcenter is a small company run by the couple Milena and Andy for most of the year. We also work at sea, but we do our best to reply as soon as we can.

Opening time

Rentals and multiday packages:

May: everyday 10:00 – 18:00
June – August:
Monday – Friday 10:00 – 18:00 | Saturday – Sunday 9:00 – 18:00
*Midsummer Friday 10:00 – 16:00 | Saturday 12:00 – 18:00
September: everyday 10:00 – 18:00 

We recommend to book online

Summer and winter guided tours:

All year round upon booking, please check availability in our online booking calendar

Sale of new, used kayaks and gear, demo paddling:

All year round upon an appointment

Getting here

It’s easy and cheap! From Stockholm C take the subway T14 towards Mörby Centrum, on station Danderyds sjukhus go to bus terminal F and switch to bus 670. Our nearest bus stop is 100m away and is called Engarn.

Bus timetables and tickets

About 30 min drive from Stockholm city. Drive E18 from Stockholm towards Norrtälje. After 17 kilometers take road 274 towards Vaxholm. After about 10 min, turn left towards Resarö. After about 150 m, take the first little exit to the right after the bus stop. Continue about 100 m to the entrance parking next to the kayak center.

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There is free parking in front of the kayak center. Please be aware that this is public parking and spaces are limited.

Fly Scandinavian Airlines, British Airways, Norwegian etc. to our nearest Arlanda airport. Stockholms main airport is conveniently located on the north side of Stockholm. Take a direct train from the airport to Stockholm city (20 mins). Perhaps visit Stockholm for a day or two before paddling into the wild.

Trains to and from Stockholm –

Stockholm Skavsta Nyköping (NYO) is located about 100 km south of Stockholm. Airport shuttle takes you directly to Stockholm (80 mins).

Airport coaches from Skavsta to Stockholm –