12 days in Sweden Itinerary

12 days in Sweden Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Edmonton
Fly:  15 h 45 min
1
Gothenburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Malmo
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Stockholm
— 5 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Edmonton

3
nights
Gothenburg

Gothenburg ©
Situated on Sweden's western coastline, Gothenburg attracts visitors with cultural festivals, a lively music scene, and a blend of classical and modern architecture.
Change things up with these side-trips from Gothenburg: Fjallbacka (Kungsklyftan & Weather Islands). There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Liseberg amusement park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vasa Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of Haga, and walk around Gothenburg Botanical Garden.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Gothenburg trip planning tool.

Edmonton, Canada to Gothenburg is an approximately 16- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 8 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Gothenburg can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Malmo.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Fjallbacka, Jonsereds Tradgardar
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Gothenburg Botanical Garden ©
Gothenburg Botanical Garden
Liseberg amusement park ©
Liseberg amusement park
Universeum ©
Universeum

2
nights
Malmo

Malmo ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of St. Petri (St. Peter's Church), take in the views from Oresund Bridge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Lund Cathedral, and finally admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens (Botaniska Tradgarden). On your second day here, make a trip to Little Square, then admire the landmark architecture of HSB Turning Torso, then step into the grandiose world of Malmohus castle, and finally walk around Kungsparken.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Malmo day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gothenburg to Malmo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Malmo

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Lund
Highlights from your plan
Kungsparken ©
Kungsparken
Oresund Bridge ©
Oresund Bridge
Little Square ©
Little Square

5
nights
Stockholm

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Stockholm is known for museums, historic sites, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Skansen, stroll around Kungstradgarden Park, admire the masterpieces at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, and step off the mainland to explore Sodermalm.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Stockholm trip app.

Traveling by flight from Malmo to Stockholm takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Malmo in April, expect a bit cooler with lows of 0°C in Stockholm. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Childrens Museums Parks

Side Trips

Drottningholm Palace, Millesgarden
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Skansen ©
Skansen
Kungstradgarden Park ©
Kungstradgarden Park
ABBA The Museum ©
ABBA The Museum

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