18 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

18 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tromso, Norway
— 1 night
2
Trondheim, Norway
— 1 night
3
Oslo, Norway
— 2 nights
4
Thisted, Denmark
— 1 day
5
Faaborg, Denmark
— 1 night
6
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
7
Stockholm, Sweden
— 6 nights

1
night
Tromso, Norway

Tromso ©
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 15th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Tromsø Museum – Universitetsmuseet, explore the world behind art at Perspektivet Museum, thensee the interesting displays at The Polar Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Memorial to Deportation of Jews of Tromso. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum, view the masterpieces at Galleri Nord, browse the collection at Tromso Public library and City Archives, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady Catholic Church, thentake in the exciting artwork at Lone Slydahl, and finally watch a film at Verdensteatret Kino.

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Sydney, Australia to Tromso is an approximately 28-hour flight. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Tromso due to the time zone difference. In December, Tromso is cooler than Sydney - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
Tromsø Museum – Universitetsmuseet ©
Tromsø Museum – Universitetsmuseet
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral
Perspektivet Museum ©
Perspektivet Museum

1
night
Trondheim, Norway

Trondheim ©
The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
On the 17th (Tue), snap pictures at Old Town Bridge, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Ilen Kirke, thenhit the slopes at Elgsethytta, and finally examine the collection at Norwegian Deaf Museum.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Trondheim itinerary maker.

You can fly from Tromso to Trondheim in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. In December, daytime highs in Trondheim are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Trondheim

Parks Winter Sports Museums
Highlights from your plan
Elgsethytta ©
Elgsethytta
Ilen Kirke ©
Ilen Kirke
Old Town Bridge ©
Old Town Bridge

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.
On the 18th (Wed), explore the historical opulence of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), thenexplore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, thenexplore the world behind art at National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet, and finally steep yourself in history at 22 July Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Thu): get a sense of history and politics at Rådhuset, get in on the family fun at Norsk Folkemuseum, thentake an in-depth tour of Kon-Tiki Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at Viking Ship Museum.

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Traveling by flight from Trondheim to Oslo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Trondheim in December, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Oslo: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Thisted.

Things to do in Oslo

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

1
day
Thisted, Denmark

Thisted ©
Thisted is a town in Thisted municipality of Region Nordjylland, in Denmark. On the 20th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Vestervig Kirke, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lodbjerg Kirke, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Vorupoer Havn, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Bulbjerg.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Thisted trip itinerary builder website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Oslo to Thisted. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Faaborg.

Things to do in Thisted

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Bulbjerg ©
Bulbjerg
Lodbjerg Kirke ©
Lodbjerg Kirke
Vestervig Kirke ©
Vestervig Kirke

1
night
Faaborg, Denmark

Faaborg ©
Faaborg or Fåborg is an old port town located on Faaborg Fjord in Faaborg-Midtfyn municipality on the island of Funen in Denmark. On the 21st (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Horne Rundkirke Og Mausoleum, enjoy the sea views from Helnaes Lighthouse, thentake an in-depth tour of Elsographical Museum of Drejet, thentake an in-depth tour of The Town Jail Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Klokketaarnet. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Glamsbjerg Kirke, step into the grandiose world of Erholm Gods, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dreslette Kirke.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Faaborg attractions website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Thisted to Faaborg. In December in Faaborg, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Faaborg

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Assens, Helnaes Lighthouse, Erholm Gods
Highlights from your plan
Helnaes Lighthouse ©
Helnaes Lighthouse
Dreslette Kirke ©
Dreslette Kirke
Erholm Gods ©
Erholm Gods

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.
On the 23rd (Mon), take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark, admire the landmark architecture of Amalienborg, thenstep into the grandiose world of Kastellet, and finally step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Tue): stop by Nyhavn, explore the historical opulence of Kronborg, and then admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen online attractions planner.

Explore your travel options from Faaborg to Copenhagen with the Route module. In December in Copenhagen, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Kronborg
Highlights from your plan
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Kastellet ©
Kastellet

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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.
Skansen and Vasa Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to The Green Trails and Sodermalm. Take a break from Stockholm with a short trip to Uppsala Domkyrka in Uppsala, about 1h 5 min away. There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of Royal Palace, admire the masterpieces at Fotografiska Stockholm, stop by Stockholm Old Town, and see the interesting displays at ABBA The Museum.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Stockholm trip planning website.

You can fly from Copenhagen to Stockholm in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Copenhagen in December; daily highs in Stockholm reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Winter Sports

Side Trip

Uppsala Domkyrka
Highlights from your plan
Skansen ©
Skansen
Uppsala Domkyrka ©
Uppsala Domkyrka
The Green Trails ©
The Green Trails

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