15 days in Stockholm, Copenhagen & Northern Norway Itinerary

15 days in Stockholm, Copenhagen & Northern Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
2
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 5 nights
3
Tromso, Norway
— 3 nights

4
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.
Vasa Museum and Monteliusvagen are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Uppsala Domkyrka and Strandvagen. Take a break from Stockholm with a short trip to Gamla Uppsala in Uppsala, about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Army Museum, examine the collection at Skansen, explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Skogskyrkogarden.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Stockholm route maker app.

Sydney, Australia to Stockholm is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Stockholm is minus 9 hours. August in Stockholm sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Uppsala, Drottningholm Palace
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Uppsala Domkyrka ©
Uppsala Domkyrka
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen

5
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Mons Klint and Cold War Museum Stevnsfort. Get a sense of the local culture at Nyhavn and Rosenborg Castle. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Copenhagen: Store Heddinge (Stevns Klint Trampesti, Stevns Klint, &more), Geo Center Mons Klint (in Borre) and Thorsvang - Danmarks Samlermuseum (in Stege). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Stroeget, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Saviour's Church, take in panoramic vistas at Rundetarn, and visit Christiania.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen vacation maker website.

Traveling by combination of flight, taxi, and train from Stockholm to Copenhagen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Copenhagen are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Store Heddinge, Moen, Cold War Museum Stevnsfort
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Cold War Museum Stevnsfort ©
Cold War Museum Stevnsfort
Stevns Klint ©
Stevns Klint
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn

3
nights
Tromso, Norway

The cultural and economic hub of northern Norway, Tromso boasts a historical city center containing one of the highest concentrations of wooden houses in Europe.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): get lost in a book at Tromso Public library and City Archives, take in the dramatic natural features at Tromso Fjords, then explore the world behind art at Perspektivet Museum, and finally admire the natural beauty at Tromso Botaniske Hage. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Arctic Cathedral and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Tromso trip itinerary maker app.

Fly from Copenhagen to Tromso in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Copenhagen in September, things will get a bit cooler in Tromso: highs are around 13°C and lows about 6°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Tromso

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
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Speed Boats Tours
Tromso Fjords ©
Tromso Fjords
Perspektivet Museum ©
Perspektivet Museum

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