12 days in Europe Itinerary

12 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
2
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
3
Oslo, Norway
— 2 nights
4
Stockholm, Sweden
— 2 nights

3
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Get some historical perspective at Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Do some cultural sightseeing at Van Gogh Museum and Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace). Change things up with these side-trips from Amsterdam: The Hague (Kunstmuseum Den Haag, Panorama Mesdag, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, contemplate the waterfront views at Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht), and examine the collection at Tassenmuseum Amsterdam.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam road trip planning site.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Amsterdam is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In April, Amsterdam is cooler than Riyadh - with highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

The Hague
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Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) ©
Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House)
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

2
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Alban's Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frederiksborg Slotskirke, and then step into the grandiose world of Frederiksborg slotshave. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grundtvig Church (Grundtvigs Kirke), look for all kinds of wild species at Jaegerborg Dyrehave, then explore the historical opulence of Rosenborg Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Saviour's Church, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Nyhavn.

To see maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Copenhagen trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Copenhagen in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Copenhagen are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Hillerod, Jaegerborg Dyrehave
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Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Our Saviour's Church ©
Our Saviour's Church
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn

2
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
On the 16th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Viking Ship Museum, take an in-depth tour of Kon-Tiki Museum, then take a stroll through Tjuvholmen Neighbourhood, and finally examine the collection at Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum). Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of 22 July Centre, then take an in-depth tour of Fram Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum.

To find photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Oslo trip builder.

Getting from Copenhagen to Oslo by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Copenhagen in April, expect little chillier with lows of -1°C in Oslo. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Kon-Tiki Museum ©
Kon-Tiki Museum

2
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Fotografiska Stockholm, get engrossed in the history at Hallwyl Museum (Hallwylska Museet), then take an in-depth tour of Vasa Museum, and finally examine the collection at ABBA The Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Stockholm Old Town, then explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, then get engrossed in the history at Royal Armory, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Monteliusvagen.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Stockholm visit planner.

Fly from Oslo to Stockholm in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April in Stockholm, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Fotografiska Stockholm ©
Fotografiska Stockholm
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
ABBA The Museum ©
ABBA The Museum

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