14 days in West Coast Itinerary

14 days in West Coast Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Halmstad
— 3 nights
2
Lidkoping
— 3 nights
3
Stromstad
— 2 nights
4
Marstrand
— 1 night
5
Gothenburg
— 4 nights

3
nights
Halmstad

Halmstad ©
Halmstad is a port, university, industrial and recreational city at the mouth of Nissan in the province of Halland on the Swedish west coast. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Halmstad: Kullen Lighthouse (in Hoganas), Gekås Ullared (in Ullared) and Helsingborg (Sofiero Palace & Karnan – the keep of Helsingborg). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Tylosand Strand, explore the world behind art at Hallands Konstmuseum, make a trip to Europa och Tjuren - Fontain, and take in the dramatic scenery at Danska Fall.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Halmstad day trip planning app.

Stockholm to Halmstad is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Lidkoping.

Things to do in Halmstad

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Helsingborg, Kullen Lighthouse, Gekås Ullared
Highlights from your plan
Tylosand Strand ©
Tylosand Strand
Sofiero Palace ©
Sofiero Palace
Kullen Lighthouse ©
Kullen Lighthouse

3
nights
Lidkoping

Lidkoping ©
Lidköping is a locality and the seat of Lidköping Municipality in Västra Götaland County, Sweden. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lidkoping: Göta Canal (in Forsvik), Tivedens Nationalpark (in Karlsborg) and Billingens Fritidsomrade (in Skovde). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Lacko Castle, kick back and relax at Villa Giacomina Parken, get in on the family fun at Skara Sommarland, and pause for some serene contemplation at Varnhems klosterkyrka Skara pastorat.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Lidkoping trip planner.

Drive from Halmstad to Lidkoping in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Stromstad.

Things to do in Lidkoping

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Skara Sommarland, Göta Canal, Tivedens Nationalpark, Billingens Fritidsomrade, Varnhems klosterkyrka Skara pastorat
Highlights from your plan
Tivedens Nationalpark ©
Tivedens Nationalpark
Lacko Castle ©
Lacko Castle
Varnhems klosterkyrka Skara pastorat ©
Varnhems klosterkyrka Skara pastorat

2
nights
Stromstad

Stromstad ©
Strömstad is a locality and the seat of Strömstad Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden with 6,288 inhabitants in 2010.For historical reasons, Strömstad is called a city despite its small population.HistoryOriginally, the province Bohuslän, where Strömstad is situated, was Norwegian territory, which was transferred to Sweden according to the Treaty of Roskilde in 1658.At Strömstad, there was a small fishing village known as Strömmen. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): contemplate the long history of The Rock Carvings in Tanum, take in breathtaking views at Kungsklyftan, and then get interesting insight from Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Vitlycke Museum and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kosterhavets Nationalpark.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Stromstad travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Lidkoping to Stromstad by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Marstrand.

Things to do in Stromstad

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Vitlycke Museum, Kayaking & Canoeing, Kungsklyftan, The Rock Carvings in Tanum
Highlights from your plan
Kosterhavets Nationalpark ©
Kosterhavets Nationalpark
Kayaking & Canoeing
Kungsklyftan ©
Kungsklyftan

1
night
Marstrand

Marstrand ©
Marstrand is a seaside locality situated in Kungälv Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Carlstens Fastning and then don't miss a visit to Marstrand.

To see photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Marstrand online visit planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Stromstad to Marstrand. July in Marstrand sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Marstrand

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Carlstens Fastning ©
Carlstens Fastning

4
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.
Gothenburg is known for theme parks, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Liseberg amusement park, have fun and explore at Universeum, take in nature's colorful creations at Horticultural Gardens (Tradgardsforeningen), and get to know the resident critters at Slottsskogen.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Gothenburg route builder.

You can travel from Marstrand to Gothenburg in an hour. July in Gothenburg sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Parks Nature Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Liseberg amusement park ©
Liseberg amusement park
Haga ©
Haga
Universeum ©
Universeum