17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Vancouver, Canada
Fly:  15 h 30 min
1
Oslo, Norway
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Gothenburg, Sweden
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
4
Helsinki, Finland
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
5
Tallinn, Estonia
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
6
Vilnius, Lithuania
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
7
Riga, Latvia
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Vancouver, Canada

2
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Kids will enjoy Viking Ship Museum and Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, find something for the whole family at Norsk Folkemuseum, stroll around Vigeland Park, and take an in-depth tour of Kon-Tiki Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Oslo tour itinerary maker website.

Vancouver, Canada to Oslo is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Vancouver in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Oslo, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Norsk Folkemuseum ©
Norsk Folkemuseum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum

1
night
Gothenburg, Sweden

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Haga and then get in on the family fun at Liseberg amusement park.

To find photos and other tourist information, read our Gothenburg road trip planning site.

You can drive from Oslo to Gothenburg in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Oslo in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 15°C in Gothenburg. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Theme Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Liseberg amusement park ©
Liseberg amusement park
Haga ©
Haga

3
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.
Attractions like Vasa Museum and Royal Palace make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Skansen, explore the world behind art at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, take a stroll through Stockholm Old Town, and listen to music at Grona Lunds Tivoli.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Stockholm online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Gothenburg to Stockholm takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
Highlights from your plan
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

2
nights
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, make a trip to Senate Square, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and then get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Helsinki takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Stockholm to Helsinki is 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

3
nights
Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Attractions like Tallinn Old Town and Aleksander Nevski Katedraali make great kid-friendly stops. There's much more to do: make a trip to Toompea Hill, walk around Kadriorg Park, examine the collection at Eesti Vabaõhumuuseum / Estonian Open Air Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Olaf’s Church.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Tallinn trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Tallinn takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In July in Tallinn, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Vilnius.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town
Tallinn Zoo ©
Tallinn Zoo
Marzipana Gallery ©
Marzipana Gallery

2
nights
Vilnius, Lithuania

Vilnius ©
The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take a stroll through Vilnius Old Town and then take an in-depth tour of Trakai Island Castle Museum. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus), take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Castle Tower, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral (Arkikatedra Bazilika), thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anne's Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Gate of Dawn.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Vilnius trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Tallinn to Vilnius by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July in Vilnius, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Riga.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Trakai Island Castle Museum
Highlights from your plan
Trakai Island Castle Museum ©
Trakai Island Castle Museum
Vilnius Old Town ©
Vilnius Old Town
Gediminas Castle Tower ©
Gediminas Castle Tower

2
nights
Riga, Latvia

Riga ©
Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take a stroll through Old City Riga (Vecriga), thencontemplate the long history of Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum, and then appreciate the history behind Freedom Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, delve into the lush surroundings at Dzintari Forest Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Jurmala Beach.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Riga holiday planner.

Drive from Vilnius to Riga in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Riga

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Jurmala
Highlights from your plan
Jurmala Beach ©
Jurmala Beach
Dzintari Forest Park ©
Dzintari Forest Park
Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)

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