21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Fly:  13 h 30 min
1
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Bergen, Norway
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
4
Helsinki, Finland
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
5
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
6
Aarhus, Denmark
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  17 h 30 min
End: Colombo, Sri Lanka

4
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.
Stockholm is known for museums, historic sites, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Vasa Museum, examine the collection at Skansen, take in panoramic vistas at Stockholm City Hall, and have fun and explore at Nordiska Museet.

To see photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Stockholm online vacation planner.

Colombo, Sri Lanka to Stockholm is an approximately 13.5- hour flight. Traveling from Colombo to Stockholm, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Colombo in November, expect Stockholm to be much colder, temps between 6°C and 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

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.
Oslo is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, examine the collection at Viking Ship Museum, stroll around Vigeland Park, and take an in-depth tour of Fram Museum.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Oslo day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Oslo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Oslo when traveling from Stockholm in November, with lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Oslo

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

3
nights
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.
Bergen is known for nature, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, browse the eclectic array of goods at Fish Market, go for a walk through Stoltzekleiven, and steep yourself in history at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bergen sightseeing planner.

Fly from Oslo to Bergen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Oslo in November since evenings lows in Bergen dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Iskanten
Highlights from your plan
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Fish Market
Fish Market

5
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo (about 48 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki day trip website.

You can fly from Bergen to Helsinki in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Bergen to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In November, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
Highlights from your plan
Labyrinth Games Room Escape ©
Labyrinth Games Room Escape
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Stroeget, pause for some serene contemplation at Frederiks Kirke (Marmorkirken), then take in the waterfront at Nyhavn, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Saviour's Church. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at National Museum of Denmark, step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, pause for some photo ops at The Little Mermaid, then enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetarn, and finally pause for some photo ops at H.C. Andersen Statue.

For traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Copenhagen takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Helsinki to Copenhagen is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Helsinki in November, expect Copenhagen to be somewhat warmer, temps between 9°C and 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Copenhagen

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

3
nights
Aarhus, Denmark

Aarhus ©
Located on the sea, Aarhus blends a world city with a small-town feel. Home to a young population, the city has a reputation for producing internationally known pop and rock musicians.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): examine the collection at Den Gamle By, see the sky in a new way at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, and then stroll around Musikhusparken. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Aarhus Rådhus and then get in on the family fun at LEGOLAND Billund.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Aarhus road trip planning website.

You can drive from Copenhagen to Aarhus in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of flight and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums Theme Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

LEGOLAND Billund
Highlights from your plan
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum
LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund
Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses ©
Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses

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