15 days in West Coast Itinerary

15 days in West Coast Itinerary

Created using Inspirock West Coast attractions planner

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Fly to Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport, Drive to Halmstad
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Halmstad
— 3 nights
Drive
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Uddevalla
— 3 nights
Drive
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Stromstad
— 2 nights
Drive
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Marstrand
— 1 night
Drive
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Gothenburg
— 5 nights
Fly

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Halmstad

— 3 nights
Halmstad is a port, university, industrial and recreational city at the mouth of Nissan in the province of Halland on the Swedish west coast. Get out of town with these interesting Halmstad side-trips: Eddylou Ranch (in Sloinge), Ostroo farfarm (in Tvaaker) and Gekås Ullared (in Ullared). There's still lots to do: play a few rounds at Halmstad Golfbana Tylosand, admire the sheer force of Danska Fall, go for a walk through Steningekusten, and head outdoors with Ostra Strandens Gokartbana.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Halmstad online route planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Halmstad is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. When traveling from Amsterdam in March, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Halmstad: temperatures range from 7°C by day to 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Uddevalla.

Things to do in Halmstad

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Uddevalla

— 3 nights
Uddevalla is a town and the seat of Uddevalla Municipality in Västra Götaland County, Sweden. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Uddevalla: Trollhattan (Innovatum Science Center & Olidan power station), Ramsvikslandet (in Hunnebostrand) and Haverud Sluss (in Haverud). The adventure continues: relax in the rural setting at Emaus Lantgard, let little ones run wild at Skrotnisses Lekplats, get outside with Strandpromenaden, and take in panoramic vistas at Hastepallarna - Bodele.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Uddevalla road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Halmstad to Uddevalla takes 2.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Uddevalla can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Stromstad.

Things to do in Uddevalla

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Stromstad

— 2 nights
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. On the 30th (Tue), contemplate the long history of The Rock Carvings in Tanum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Tjurpannans Naturreservat, and then contemplate the long history of Rastplats Varldsarvet Tanum. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Eds MC- and Motormuseum for veteran motorbikes, step off the mainland to explore Salton, and then tee off at Dynekilen Golf Course.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Stromstad trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Uddevalla to Stromstad by car takes about 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Marstrand.

Things to do in Stromstad

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trips

Marstrand

— 1 night
Marstrand is a seaside locality situated in Kungälv Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): make a trip to Marstrand and then trek along Vandringsleden runt Marstrandson.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Marstrand day trip app.

Traveling by car from Stromstad to Marstrand takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. March in Marstrand sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Marstrand

Trails · Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Gothenburg

— 5 nights

Little London

Situated on Sweden's western coastline, Gothenburg attracts visitors with cultural festivals, a lively music scene, and a blend of classical and modern architecture.
Pack the 5th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Liseberg amusement park. The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Haga, get engrossed in the history at City Museum (Goteborgs Stadsmuseum), examine the collection at Volvo Museum, and admire the natural beauty at Gothenburg Botanical Garden.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Gothenburg driving holiday website.

Traveling by car from Marstrand to Gothenburg takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in April, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Museums · Theme Parks · Parks · Historic Sites

West Coast travel guide

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Theme Parks · Specialty Museums · Gardens
Sweden's West Coast charms visitors with rocky islands covered in pine trees and red and white boathouses and fishing cottages. A ferry from the city of Gothenburg brings you to the car-free archipelago, perfect for long walks and bike rides along the beaches. The more than 20 islands are home to several villages, yours for the wandering. Seal safaris, sea fishing and boat excursions are among the things to do under the clear blue skies. Sail the day away amid stunning nature and past picturesque lighthouses.