15 days in Gavleborg County Itinerary

15 days in Gavleborg County Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Soderhamn
— 4 nights
2
Ljusdal
— 4 nights
3
Sandviken
— 6 nights

4
nights
Soderhamn

Soderhamn ©
Söderhamn is a locality and the seat of Söderhamn Municipality, Gävleborg County, Sweden with 11,761 inhabitants in 2010.The most popular tourist attraction is Oscarsborg, a tower built in 1895 on the top of a hill close to the town centre. Bring the kids along to Holicks Naturresarvat and Mulle Meck i Glada Hudik. Explore Soderhamn's surroundings by going to Axmar Bruk (in Axmar), Vaxbo Lin Fabrik & Fabriksbutik (in Bollnas) and Kopmanberget (in Hudiksvall). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Soderhamn F15 Flight Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Oscarsborg Tower, identify plant and animal life at Vastra berget, and experience rural life at Varldsarv Erik-Anders.

Plan trip to Soderhamn with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Soderhamn is an approximately 18.5-hour car ride. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Ljusdal.

Things to do in Soderhamn

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Hudiksvall, Axmar Bruk, Enangers Gamla Kyrka, Vaxbo Lin Fabrik & Fabriksbutik, Varldsarv Erik-Anders
Highlights from your plan
Vastra berget ©
Vastra berget
Mulle Meck i Glada Hudik ©
Mulle Meck i Glada Hudik
Soderhamn F15 Flight Museum ©
Soderhamn F15 Flight Museum

4
nights
Ljusdal

Ljusdal
Ljusdal Municipality is one of Sweden's 290 municipalities within Gävleborg County. Attractions like Jarvzoo and Stenegard make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Ljusdal side-trips: Trolska Skogen (in Jattendal), Delsbo (Kulturreservatet Vasterang & Dellenbanan) and Avholmsberget (in Bjuraker). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Hamra National Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Grontjarn naturreserve, hike along Jarvsoklacken Naturreserv, and ski along the peaceful trails at Jarvsobacken.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Ljusdal travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Soderhamn to Ljusdal takes 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Sandviken.

Things to do in Ljusdal

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Jarvso, Delsbo, Trolska Skogen, Avholmsberget
Highlights from your plan
Jarvzoo
Jarvzoo
Trolska Skogen ©
Trolska Skogen
Jarvsobacken ©
Jarvsobacken

6
nights
Sandviken

Sandviken ©
Sandviken is a locality and the seat of Sandviken Municipality in Gävleborg County, Sweden with 22,965 inhabitants in 2010. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Furuviksparken and The Prison Museum of Sweden. Venture out of the city with trips to Gysinge (Naturum Farnebofjarden & Farnebofjarden Nationalpark), Jadraas – Tallas Jarnvag (in Jadraas) and Gavle (Limon Island, Bonan Fiskelage, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Boulognerskogen City Park, head outdoors with Wij Tradgardar Park, see the interesting displays at The County Museum, and cool off at Fjarran Hojderbadet.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Sandviken tour itinerary tool.

You can drive from Ljusdal to Sandviken in 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Sandviken are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sandviken

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Gavle, Gysinge, Jadraas – Tallas Jarnvag, Wij Tradgardar Park
Highlights from your plan
Boulognerskogen City Park ©
Boulognerskogen City Park
Furuviksparken ©
Furuviksparken
Jarnvagsmuseet ©
Jarnvagsmuseet