14 days in West Coast Itinerary

14 days in West Coast Itinerary

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14 days in West Coast Itinerary

Start: Boracay
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  29 h
1
Falkoping
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Halmstad
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
3
Gothenburg
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Ferry:  22 h 30 min
End: Boracay

3
nights
Falkoping

Falkoping ©
Falköping is a locality and the seat of Falköping Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden. For shopping fun, head to Falbygdens Ostbutik or Not Quite. Popular historic sites such as Skalleruds Kyrka and Rabacks Mekaniska Stenhuggeri are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Falkoping: Husaby Kyrka (in Gotene), Vambs kyrka (in Skovde) and Varnhems klosterkyrka Skara pastorat (in Varnhem). The adventure continues: get a taste of the local shopping with Lofwings Atelje och Krog, explore the historical opulence of Lacko Castle, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kungslena Kyrka.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Falkoping visit planner .

Boracay, Philippines to Falkoping is an approximately 29-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Philippines Time (PHT) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 7 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Boracay in December: high temperatures in Falkoping hover around 3°C and lows are around -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Halmstad.

Things to do in Falkoping

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Gotene, Kungslena Kyrka, Lofwings Atelje och Krog, Varnhems klosterkyrka Skara pastorat, Not Quite
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Lofwings Atelje och Krog ©
Lofwings Atelje och Krog
Lacko Castle ©
Lacko Castle
Varnhems klosterkyrka Skara pastorat ©

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. For shopping fun, head to Kvibille ostbod or Skottorps Mejeri. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Tylosand Strand and Langasand Strand. Change things up with these side-trips from Halmstad: Getteron 1:a vik (in Varberg) and Gekås Ullared (in Ullared). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Galgberget, ponder the design of Europa och Tjuren - Fontain, and browse the different shops at Hallarna.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Halmstad day trip planning site .

Drive from Falkoping to Halmstad in 3 hours. In December, daytime highs in Halmstad are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Halmstad

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Skottorps Mejeri, Getteron 1:a vik, Gekås Ullared, Kvibille ostbod, Langasand Strand
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Tylosand Strand ©
Tylosand Strand
Gekås Ullared ©
Gekås Ullared
Langasand Strand ©
Langasand Strand

5
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.
Get some historical perspective at Haga and Southern Goteborg Archipelago. Family-friendly places like Universeum and Slottsskogen will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Gothenburg side-trips: Hedareds Stavkyrka (in Hedared), No Limit Street Art Boras (in Boras) and Galleri Garda (in Hono). There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Fish Church, make a trip to Kvarnbyn, contemplate the long history of Skansen Kronan, and walk around Gothenburg Botanical Garden.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, read Gothenburg trip planning website .

Getting from Halmstad to Gothenburg by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Gothenburg are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Shopping Parks Museums

Side Trips

Galleri Garda, Jonsereds Tradgardar, No Limit Street Art Boras, Kvarnbyn, Hedareds Stavkyrka
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Haga ©
Haga
Universeum ©
Universeum
Slottsskogen
Slottsskogen