12 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

12 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
2
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
3
Bergen, Norway
— 2 nights
4
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Vasa Museum and Drottningholm Palace. Your inner history buff will appreciate Royal Palace and Monteliusvagen. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Skansen, steep yourself in history at Riddarholmen Church, make a trip to Stockholm City Hall, and brush up on your military savvy at Royal Armory.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Stockholm road trip planning website.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Stockholm is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Stockholm is minus 4.5 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in May: high temperatures in Stockholm hover around 18°C and lows are around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
Highlights from your plan
Skansen ©
Skansen
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

3
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) and Norsk Folkemuseum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Viking Ship Museum and Kon-Tiki Museum. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, take an in-depth tour of Fram Museum, stop by Tjuvholmen Neighbourhood, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Bygdøy.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Oslo road trip planner.

Fly from Stockholm to Oslo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Oslo can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum

2
nights
Bergen, Norway

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
On the 27th (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, then learn about all things military at Bergenhus Festningsmuesum, and finally contemplate the long history of Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Thu): examine the collection at Theta Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Bryggen, stop by Gunvor Handmade Illustration, then examine the collection at Bryggens Museum, then view the masterpieces at Galleri S.E, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bergen trip app.

Fly from Oslo to Bergen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas
Highlights from your plan
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark, then step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, then step into the grandiose world of Kastellet, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Amager Strandpark. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Saviour's Church, get to know the fascinating history of Nyhavn, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frederiks Kirke (Marmorkirken), and finally admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Copenhagen day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Copenhagen takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Bergen in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Copenhagen: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark

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