10 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

10 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 day
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Malmo, Sweden
— 1 night
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Oland, Sweden
— 1 night
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Vimmerby, Sweden
— 1 night
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Norrkoping, Sweden
— 2 nights
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Trosa, Sweden
— 1 night
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Mariefred, Sweden
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 1 night
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Copenhagen, Denmark

— 1 day

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
On the 15th (Thu), walk around Kongens Have, admire the masterpieces at Davids Samling (The David Collection), and then look for gifts at National Gallery of Denmark.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Copenhagen road trip planning website.

Bangkok, Thailand to Copenhagen is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Bangkok in August: high temperatures in Copenhagen hover around 25°C and lows are around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Malmo.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums · Nightlife · Shopping · Parks

Malmo, Sweden

— 1 night

Sweden's Berlin

A conglomeration of over a hundred different nationalities, cosmopolitan Malmo sits on the southern tip of Sweden as part of the most densely populated area in Scandinavia.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kulturen's Ostarp as well as Folkets Park. Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): stroll around Folkets Park and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Kulturen's Ostarp.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Malmo trip planner.

You can drive from Copenhagen to Malmo in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. August in Malmo sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Oland.

Things to do in Malmo

Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Oland, Sweden

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): make a trip to Graborg, then admire the masterpieces at Olands Museum Himmelsberga, then don't miss a visit to Solliden Slott, and finally don't miss a visit to Ismantorps Borg.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, refer to the Oland trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Malmo to Oland takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or fly. Traveling from Malmo in August, expect little chillier with lows of 12°C in Oland. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Vimmerby.

Things to do in Oland

Museums · Historic Sites

Vimmerby, Sweden

— 1 night
Vimmerby is a city and the seat of Vimmerby Municipality, Kalmar County, Sweden with 7,934 inhabitants in 2010.OverviewStångån is a small river running through the city.Vimmerby had its charter as early as the fourteenth century. On the 18th (Sun), pause for some photo ops at Astrid Lindgren Statue and then find something for the whole family at Astrid Lindgren's Worlds guest.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Vimmerby trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Oland to Vimmerby in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. August in Vimmerby sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Norrkoping.

Things to do in Vimmerby

Theme Parks

Norrkoping, Sweden

— 2 nights
Norrköping is a city in the province of Östergötland in eastern Sweden and the seat of Norrköping Municipality, Östergötland County, about 160 km southwest of the national capital Stockholm. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): stroll through Tinnero Eklandskap, then examine the collection at Ostergotlands Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of S:t Laurentii Kyrka. Keep things going the next day: sample the tasty concoctions at Brunneby Musteri and then grab your bike and head to Kanalmagasinet.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Norrkoping tour planner.

Getting from Vimmerby to Norrkoping by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Norrkoping are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Trosa.

Things to do in Norrkoping

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Trosa, Sweden

— 1 night
Trosa Municipality is a municipality in Södermanland County in southeast Sweden. Your day by day itinerary now includes Stendorren Nature Reserve. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Stendorren Nature Reserve and then go for a walk through Tullgarn Palace.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Trosa trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Norrkoping to Trosa in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Trosa can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Mariefred.

Things to do in Trosa

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mariefred, Sweden

Mariefred is a locality situated in Strängnäs Municipality, Södermanland County, Sweden with 3,726 inhabitants in 2010.The name is derived from that of the former Carthusian monastery here, Mariefred Charterhouse, and means "Peace of Mary" (the former name was Gripsholm). To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Mariefred road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Trosa to Mariefred in an hour. In August in Mariefred, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 11°C at night. You'll set off for Stockholm on the 21st (Wed).

Things to do in Mariefred

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Fun & Games

Stockholm, Sweden

— 1 night

Beauty by the Water

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): examine the collection at Medeltidsmuseet, examine the collection at Royal Armory, then get to know the fascinating history of Monteliusvagen, then take an in-depth tour of Hallwyl Museum (Hallwylska Museet), and finally explore the world behind art at Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Stockholm trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mariefred to Stockholm takes an hour. In August, daytime highs in Stockholm are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Stockholm County travel guide

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History Museums · Specialty Museums · Art Museums
Seaside Stockholm County is the country's capital and its most densely populated county. The harbor-front promenades lined with colorful historical buildings, cafes, and shops give way to cobblestone streets in the shadows of gothic churches and palaces. You'll be inspired by the simplicity of Swedish designs among the many boutiques. Tour one of the several museums at your leisure, and be sure to relax with a cup of locally acclaimed coffee in hand.