18 days in Sweden Itinerary

18 days in Sweden Itinerary

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Stockholm
— 4 nights
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Mora
— 2 nights
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Linkoping
— 2 nights
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Visby, Gotland
— 2 nights
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Lund
— 3 nights
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Gothenburg
— 3 nights

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Stockholm

Stockholm ©

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.
Appreciate the collections at Vasa Museum and ABBA The Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Skansen and Royal Palace. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Drottningholm Palace, explore the different monuments and memorials at Skogskyrkogarden, brush up on your military savvy at Royal Armory, and get to know the fascinating history of Monteliusvagen.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Stockholm trip planning tool.

Seattle, USA to Stockholm is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Seattle to Stockholm, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Seattle in August; daily highs in Stockholm reach 70°F and lows reach 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Mora.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Nightlife

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Army Museum ©
Army Museum
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen

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Mora

Mora ©
Mora is a locality and the seat of Mora Municipality in Dalarna County, Sweden, with 10,896 inhabitants in 2010.HistoryThere are signs of human activity in the surroundings of Mora dating from 4000 BC. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Zorn Museum, steep yourself in history at Zorns gammelgard och draktkammaren, and then surround yourself with nature on Orsa Gronklitt Bjornpark. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Langbryggan, then take an in-depth tour of Vasaloppsmuseet, and then get engrossed in the history at Zorngarden.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Mora tour itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Stockholm to Mora takes 4 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Stockholm in August, with highs in Mora at 65°F and lows at 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Linkoping.

Things to do in Mora

Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Zorn Museum ©
Zorn Museum
Zorngarden ©
Zorngarden
Orsa Gronklitt Bjornpark ©
Orsa Gronklitt Bjornpark

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Linkoping

Linkoping
Linköping is a city in southern Sweden, with 153 000 inhabitants in 2016. On the 25th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Linkoping Cathedral and then get to know the resident critters at Kolmården Zoo. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Gamla Linkoping Open-Air Museum, then learn about all things military at Flygvapenmuseum, and then get engrossed in the history at Linkopings Castle- and Cathedral museum.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Linkoping road trip planning site.

You can drive from Mora to Linkoping in 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 70°F in August, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Visby.

Things to do in Linkoping

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Linkoping Cathedral
Linkoping Cathedral
Flygvapenmuseum ©
Flygvapenmuseum
Gamla Linkoping Open-Air Museum ©
Gamla Linkoping Open-Air Museum

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Visby, Gotland

Visby ©
Located on the largest island in the Baltic Sea, the historical port town of Visby features one of the best-preserved medieval city walls in northern Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): explore the ancient world of Drottens ruin, take in nature's colorful creations at Botaniska Tradgarden, then steep yourself in history at Visby City Wall, and finally see the interesting displays at Gotlands Museum. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Hogklint Naturreservat, explore the ancient world of S:t Hans och S:t Pers ruiner, then steep yourself in history at St. Nicolai Ruin, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Cathedral.

Plan my trip to Visby with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Linkoping to Visby in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. August in Visby sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Lund.

Things to do in Visby

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Botaniska Tradgarden ©
Botaniska Tradgarden
Visby City Wall ©
Visby City Wall
St. Mary's Cathedral
St. Mary's Cathedral

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Lund

Lund ©

Reading City

Small enough to cover on foot in a single afternoon, Lund boasts one of Europe's oldest and most prominent universities.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lund Cathedral and Stenshuvud National Park. Family-friendly places like Kulturen in Lund - Museum of Cultural History and Open-Air Museum and Smalandet Markaryds Algsafari will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lund: Sofiero Palace (in Helsingborg), Sankt Petri Kyrka (in Klippan) and Horsahallen's Rock Carving Area (in Simrishamn). Next up on the itinerary: walk around Kungshuset i Lundagard.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Lund trip planning site.

Getting from Visby to Lund by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can drive to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Lund

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Lund Cathedral ©
Lund Cathedral
Smalandet Markaryds Algsafari ©
Smalandet Markaryds Algsafari
Stenshuvud National Park ©
Stenshuvud National Park

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Gothenburg

Gothenburg ©

Little London

Situated on Sweden's western coastline, Gothenburg attracts visitors with cultural festivals, a lively music scene, and a blend of classical and modern architecture.
Get some cultural insight at Volvo Museum and Maritiman. Kids will appreciate attractions like Horticultural Gardens (Tradgardsforeningen) and Aeroseum. Go for a jaunt from Gothenburg to Marstrand to see Carlstens Fastning about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: deepen your understanding at Bohus Fastning, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Art (Goteborgs Konstmuseum), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Slottsskogen, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Haga.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Gothenburg tour planning site.

You can drive from Lund to Gothenburg in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In August, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Horticultural Gardens (Tradgardsforeningen) ©
Volvo Museum ©
Volvo Museum
Carlstens Fastning ©
Carlstens Fastning

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