21 days in Sweden Itinerary

21 days in Sweden Itinerary

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21 days in Sweden Itinerary

Start: Cairo
+2
Fly + Foot + Train:  7 h 45 min
1
Malmo
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Gothenburg
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Eksjo
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Kalmar
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
5
Stockholm
— 7 nights
Fly:  10 h
End: Cairo

4
nights
Malmo

Malmo ©
A conglomeration of over a hundred different nationalities, cosmopolitan Malmo sits on the southern tip of Sweden as part of the most densely populated area in Scandinavia.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Oresund Bridge and Skansenbadet. Get out of town with these interesting Malmo side-trips: Klova Hallar (in Klippan), Vikentomater (in Hoganas) and Bandsjon (in Ljungbyhed). There's much more to do: get your game on at The Alley Escape Rooms, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Mary, make a trip to Ales Stenar, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kullaleden Leading Quality Trail.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Malmo online tour planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Malmo is an approximately 8- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time (EET) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Cairo in May, things will get much colder in Malmo: highs are around 19°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Malmo

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lund, Torekov, Skansenbadet, Bandsjon, Hasse & Tage-museet
Highlights from your plan
Hallands Vadero ©
Hallands Vadero
Oresund Bridge ©
Oresund Bridge
Klova Hallar ©
Klova Hallar

4
nights
Gothenburg

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.
Attractions like Liseberg amusement park and Haga make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Gothenburg side-trips: Fjallbacka (Weather Islands & Kungsklyftan). There's lots more to do: explore the engaging exhibits at Universeum, head off the coast to Southern Goteborg Archipelago, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Slottsskogen, and catch some excitement at Teamtastic Goteborg.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Gothenburg trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Malmo to Gothenburg by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. May in Gothenburg sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Eksjo.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trip

Fjallbacka
Highlights from your plan
Southern Goteborg Archipelago ©
Southern Goteborg Archipelago
Liseberg amusement park ©
Liseberg amusement park
Universeum ©
Universeum

2
nights
Eksjo

Eksjo ©
Eksjö is a locality and the seat of Eksjö Municipality, Jönköping County, Sweden with 9,701 inhabitants in 2010.HistoryThe city of Eksjö most likely appeared sometime in the Middle Ages when it was the centre for the thing, a regional council. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Eksjohovgards Castle and then make a trip to Gamla Stan. On your second day here, examine the collection at Astrid Lindgrens Childhood Home, then find something for the whole family at Astrid Lindgren's Worlds guest, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Naturreservatet Skurugata & Skuruhatt.

Discover how to plan a Eksjo trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Gothenburg to Eksjo takes 2.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Gothenburg in May since evenings lows in Eksjo dip to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel to Kalmar.

Things to do in Eksjo

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Vimmerby, Eksjohovgards Castle
Highlights from your plan
Astrid Lindgren's Worlds guest ©
Astrid Lindgren's Worlds guest
Gamla Stan ©
Gamla Stan
Astrid Lindgrens Childhood Home ©
Astrid Lindgrens Childhood Home

3
nights
Kalmar

Kalmar ©
Kalmar is a city in the southeast of Sweden, situated by the Baltic Sea. Kalmar is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: experience rural life at Skalby 4H-gard, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kalmar Cathedral, take in the views from Ölandsbron, and let the kids burn off some steam at Stadsparken.

To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kalmar trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Eksjo to Kalmar takes 2.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Kalmar are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Kalmar

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
Kalmar Castle ©
Kalmar Castle
Skalby 4H-gard ©
Skalby 4H-gard
Kalmar Parkgolf ©
Kalmar Parkgolf

7
nights
Stockholm

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Attractions like Vasa Museum and Grona Lunds Tivoli make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Skansen, take in panoramic vistas at Stockholm City Hall, find something for the whole family at Junibacken, and admire the striking features of Drottningholm Palace.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Stockholm trip planner.

You can fly from Kalmar to Stockholm in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In June in Stockholm, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 10th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
Highlights from your plan
Skansen ©
Skansen
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

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