18 days in Stockholm County & Sodermanland County Itinerary

18 days in Stockholm County & Sodermanland County Itinerary

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Fly to Stockholm-Arlanda Airport, Drive to Varmdo
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Varmdo
— 2 nights
Drive
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Upplands-Vasby
— 1 night
Drive
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Drottningholm
— 1 night
Drive
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Mariefred
— 3 nights
Drive
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Solna
— 3 nights
Drive
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Lidingo
— 1 night
Taxi
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Stockholm
— 6 nights
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Varmdo

— 2 nights
On the 13th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Bullero Nature Reserve and then stroll through Sandhamn. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Sweden by Nature, then explore the historical opulence of Bogesunds Slott, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Buddharama Tempel.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Varmdo trip itinerary builder website.

Barcelona, Spain to Varmdo is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Barcelona in April, expect Varmdo to be slightly colder, temps between 11°C and 0°C. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Upplands-Vasby.

Things to do in Varmdo

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Upplands-Vasby

— 1 night
Upplands Väsby Municipality is a municipality in Stockholm County in east central Sweden, with a population of 38,963 . Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Pers Church ruin, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Skokloster Kyrka, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Hjalstaviken Naturreservat. Keep things going the next day: delve into the lush surroundings at Angsjo friluftsomrade, tee off at Bro Hof Slott Golfbanor, and then soak away your stress at Hamam Oriental Sweden.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Upplands-Vasby trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Varmdo to Upplands-Vasby in an hour. In April in Upplands-Vasby, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Drottningholm.

Things to do in Upplands-Vasby

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Drottningholm

— 1 night
Drottningholm, literally "Queen's Islet", is a locality situated in Ekerö Municipality, Stockholm County, Sweden, with 398 inhabitants in 2010.It is situated on the island Lovön in lake Mälaren on the outskirts of Stockholm. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Drottningholm Palace.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Drottningholm trip itinerary maker tool.

Drottningholm is just a stone's throw from Upplands-Vasby. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Sat) before leaving for Mariefred.

Things to do in Drottningholm

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Mariefred

— 3 nights
Mariefred is a locality situated in Strängnäs Municipality, Södermanland County, Sweden with 3,726 inhabitants in 2010.The name is derived from that of the former Carthusian monastery here, Mariefred Charterhouse, and means "Peace of Mary" (the former name was Gripsholm). Discover out-of-the-way places like Gripsholm Castle and Ericsberg Castle. Get some historical perspective at Strangnas domkyrka and Karnbo Church. Explore Mariefred's surroundings by going to Blaxsta Vingard (in Flen), Sormlandsleden (in Nykoping) and Savo Nature Reserve (in Vasterljung). There's more to do: get engrossed in the history at Callanderska farm.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Mariefred vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Drottningholm to Mariefred takes an hour. In April in Mariefred, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Solna.

Things to do in Mariefred

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Trails

Side Trips

Solna

— 3 nights
Ulriksdal Palace and Filmstaden will appeal to history buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Visit Roslagen and Pythagoras Industrial Museum. Step out of Solna to go to Norrtalje and see Norrtalje konsthall, which is approximately 54 minutes away.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Solna trip planning app.

You can drive from Mariefred to Solna in an hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Lidingo.

Things to do in Solna

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Lidingo

— 1 night
Lidingö is an island in the inner Stockholm archipelago, northeast of Stockholm, Sweden. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Lidingo Church, get engrossed in the history at Lidingo Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Millesgarden, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Tattby Naturreservat.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Lidingo online trip builder.

Lidingo is very close to Solna. In April, daily temperatures in Lidingo can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to drive to Stockholm.

Things to do in Lidingo

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Stockholm

— 6 nights

Beauty by the Water

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Royal Armory and The Green Trails. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Royal Palace and Strandvagen. Step out of Stockholm to go to Tyreso and see Tyresta National Park, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Vasa Museum, learn about all things military at Army Museum, learn more about the world around you at Swedish Museum of Natural History, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Monteliusvagen.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Stockholm trip planning site.

Stockholm is very close to Lidingo. In April, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Nature · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Stockholm County travel guide

4.1
History Museums · Specialty Museums · Art Museums
Seaside Stockholm County is the country's capital and its most densely populated county. The harbor-front promenades lined with colorful historical buildings, cafes, and shops give way to cobblestone streets in the shadows of gothic churches and palaces. You'll be inspired by the simplicity of Swedish designs among the many boutiques. Tour one of the several museums at your leisure, and be sure to relax with a cup of locally acclaimed coffee in hand.

Sodermanland County travel guide

3.8
Castles · History Museums · Specialty Museums
Södermanland County is a county or län on the southeast coast of Sweden. It is often shortened and pronounced as Sörmlands län, or simply Sörmland. It borders the counties of Östergötland, Örebro, Västmanland, Uppsala, Stockholm and to the Baltic sea. It holds the popular camping route called "Sörmlandsleden" which is a system of trails covering a total of approximately 100 mil of walking paths, in Södermanland.It is an administrative unit, covering most of the province Södermanland. The eastern parts of the Södermanland province, largely corresponding to the Södertörn area, belong to Stockholm County.AdministrationThe main aim of the County Administrative Board is to fulfil the goals set in national politics by the Riksdag and the Government, to coordinate the interests of the county, to promote the development of the county, to establish regional goals and safeguard the due process of law in the handling of each case. The County Administrative Board is a Government Agency headed by a Governor. See List of Södermanland Governors.

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