16 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

16 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
2
Bergen, Norway
— 3 nights
3
Geiranger, Norway
— 1 night
4
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 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.
Take a break from the city and head to Stockholm Canals and Riddarholmen. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Swedish History Museum and Royal Armory. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Skansen, appreciate the extensive heritage of Strandvagen, make a trip to Stortorget, and have a blast at Grona Lunds Tivoli.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Stockholm travel route planner.

Ottawa, Canada to Stockholm is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Ottawa in August, things will get little chillier in Stockholm: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Swedish History Museum ©
The Swedish History Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum

3
nights
Bergen, Norway

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Step off the beaten path and head to Hardangerfjord and Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum. Kids will enjoy Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken and Mount Floyen and the Funicular. Change things up with a short trip to Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall in Norheimsund (about 1h 30 min away). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Bergen online holiday planner.

You can fly from Stockholm to Bergen in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Stockholm, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Bergen, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall
Highlights from your plan
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall ©
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular

1
night
Geiranger, Norway

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Flydalsjuvet, then take in the dramatic scenery at The Seven Sisters, and then make a trip to Fossevandring Geiranger. On the next day, take in the dramatic natural features at Geiranger Fjord and then get great views at Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Geiranger attractions planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Bergen to Geiranger takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. August in Geiranger sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Geiranger

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Flydalsjuvet ©
Flydalsjuvet
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Mons Klint and Amager Strandpark. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Geo Center Mons Klint and Copenhagen Stock Exchange. There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Tivoli Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Rundetarn, stroll around Frederiksberg Have, and appreciate the history behind The Little Mermaid.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Geiranger to Copenhagen takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Geiranger in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Copenhagen, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Moen
Highlights from your plan
Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Mons Klint ©
Mons Klint
Amager Strandpark ©
Amager Strandpark

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