18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
2
Gothenburg, Sweden
— 1 night
3
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
4
Lillehammer, Norway
— 1 night
5
Bergen, Norway
— 1 night
6
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 1 night
7
Helsinki, Finland
— 1 day
8
Tallinn, Estonia
— 3 nights
9
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights

2
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore National Gallery of Denmark and National Museum of Denmark. Nyhavn and Kastellet will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, explore the world behind art at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, stop by Stroeget, and wander the streets of Christiania.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Copenhagen travel itinerary planner.

Odense to Copenhagen is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. April in Copenhagen sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Stroeget ©
Stroeget

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 15th (Mon): head off the coast to Southern Goteborg Archipelago, explore the engaging exhibits at Universeum, and then get to know the fascinating history of Haga.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Gothenburg itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Copenhagen to Gothenburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April in Gothenburg, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Oslo.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Nature · Childrens Museums · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Southern Goteborg Archipelago ©
Southern Goteborg Archipelago
Haga ©
Haga
Universeum ©
Universeum

3
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.
Get outdoors at Nordmarka and Oslofjord. Do some cultural sightseeing at Vigeland Museum and Karl Johans gate. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), look for gifts at Outland Oslo, examine the collection at Holmenkollen Ski Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Fram Museum.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Oslo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gothenburg to Oslo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect slightly colder evenings in Oslo when traveling from Gothenburg in April, with lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Lillehammer.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum

1
night
Lillehammer, Norway

Lillehammer ©
Lillehammer is a town and municipality in Oppland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Norwegian Road Museum, then steep yourself in history at Maihaugen Open-Air Museum, and then take in the exciting artwork at Galleri Zink.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Lillehammer trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Oslo to Lillehammer takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Oslo in April, things will get a bit cooler in Lillehammer: highs are around 5°C and lows about -5°C. On the 19th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Lillehammer

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Norwegian Road Museum ©
Norwegian Road Museum
Galleri Zink ©
Galleri Zink

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, take in the waterfront at Bryggen, then enjoy the sand and surf at Helleneset, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Bergen using our trip planner.

Getting from Lillehammer to Bergen by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Lillehammer in April, expect Bergen to be somewhat warmer, temps between 10°C and 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Ulriken ©
Ulriken

1
night
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Reykjavik online trip planner.

Getting from Bergen to Reykjavik by flight takes about 6 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Bergen to Reykjavik is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Bergen in April, expect nights in Reykjavik to be about the same, around 0°C, while days are little chillier, around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach ©
Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, then step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip planning site.

Getting from Reykjavik to Helsinki by flight takes about 8 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Reykjavik to Helsinki is 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Helsinki are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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.
Get in touch with nature at Stroomi Beach and Kakumae Beach. Town Hall Pharmacy and St. Olaf’s Church will appeal to history buffs. And it doesn't end there: visit Tallinn Old Town, see the interesting displays at Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour, don't miss a visit to Toompea Hill, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aleksander Nevski Katedraali.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Tallinn attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Tallinn takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Town Hall Pharmacy ©
Town Hall Pharmacy
Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town
Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill

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.
Shop till you drop at Fargfabriken and Ostermalm Saluhall. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Vasa Museum and Fotografiska Stockholm. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Skansen, explore the activities along Soderbysjon, wander the streets of Stockholm Old Town, and step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace.

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Traveling by flight from Tallinn to Stockholm takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Tallinn to Stockholm, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Skansen ©
Skansen
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Stockholm Old Town ©
Stockholm Old Town

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