22 days in Sweden Itinerary

22 days in Sweden Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  26 h
1
Stockholm
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Kiruna
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Abisko
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
4
Visby, Gotland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Kalmar
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
6
Gothenburg
— 4 nights
Fly:  27 h
End: Brisbane

5
nights
Stockholm

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes ICEBAR Stockholm. Escape the urban bustle at Sodermalm and Sandhamn. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Uppsala Domkyrka and Royal Armory. Explore Stockholm's surroundings by going to Uppsala (Linnaeus Garden & Museum Gustavianum). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Vasa Museum, hunt for treasures at Ostermalm Saluhall, step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, and explore the world behind art at Moderna Museet - Stockholm.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Stockholm trip planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Stockholm is an approximately 27-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Brisbane to Stockholm. In March, Stockholm is cooler than Brisbane - with highs of 5°C and lows of -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Kiruna.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Uppsala, Drottningholm Palace
Highlights from your plan
Uppsala Domkyrka ©
Uppsala Domkyrka
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum

2
nights
Kiruna

Kiruna ©
Sweden's northernmost city, Kiruna remains best known for its proximity to the world's first hotel-museum built entirely of snow and ice.
On the 8th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Jukkasjärvi Kyrka & Församlingsgård, make a trip to Kiruna Stadshuset, thensurround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Kiruna Kyrka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): go deep underground at LKAB's Visitor Centre, thensee the interesting displays at Sami Siida - Markanbaiki, and then identify plant and animal life at Vittangi Algpark.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kiruna planning website.

Fly from Stockholm to Kiruna in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, Kiruna is little chillier than Stockholm - with highs of -2°C and lows of -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Abisko.

Things to do in Kiruna

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Vittangi Algpark
Highlights from your plan
Jukkasjärvi Kyrka & Församlingsgård ©
Jukkasjärvi Kyrka & Församlingsgård
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Kiruna Kyrka ©
Kiruna Kyrka

2
nights
Abisko

Abisko ©
Abisko's northern location free of light pollution makes it home to one of the greatest displays of the Northern Lights and midnight suns.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Silverfallet and then explore the striking landscape of Abisko National Park. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Lights Over Lapland, explore the activities along Tornetrask, and then see the sky in a new way at Aurora Sky Station.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Abisko trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Kiruna to Abisko in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Kiruna in March; daily highs in Abisko reach 2°C and lows reach -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Visby.

Things to do in Abisko

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Silverfallet
Highlights from your plan
Abisko National Park ©
Abisko National Park
Lights Over Lapland ©
Lights Over Lapland
Tornetrask ©
Tornetrask

2
nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Folhammar and St. Mary's Cathedral. Get a sense of the local culture at Visby City Wall and Gotlands Museum. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Hogklint Naturreservat, steep yourself in history at St. Nicolai Ruin, explore the ancient world of Drottens ruin, and admire the natural beauty at Botaniska Tradgarden.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Visby online itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Abisko to Visby takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In March, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kalmar.

Things to do in Visby

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Folhammar
Highlights from your plan
Botaniska Tradgarden ©
Botaniska Tradgarden
Visby City Wall ©
Visby City Wall
St. Mary's Cathedral
St. Mary's Cathedral

3
nights
Kalmar

Kalmar ©
Kalmar is a city in the southeast of Sweden, situated by the Baltic Sea. Kalmar Cathedral and Swedish Glass Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Vaxjo Cathedral and Kalmar Castle are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kalmar: Karlskrona (Bilmuseum - Albinsson & Sjoberg, Marine Museum Karlskrona, &more). It doesn't end there: look for gifts at Gerdas Te & Kaffehandel and putt your heart out at Kalmar Parkgolf.

To find more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kalmar route planning app.

Fly from Visby to Kalmar in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in March, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Kalmar

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Karlskrona, Vaxjo
Highlights from your plan
Marine Museum Karlskrona ©
Marine Museum Karlskrona
Kalmar Castle ©
Kalmar Castle
Kalmar Cathedral ©
Kalmar Cathedral

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Haga and Vasa Church. Step out of the city life by going to Tylosand Strand and Halmstad Golfbana Tylosand. Step out of Gothenburg to go to Halmstad and see Europa och Tjuren - Fontain, which is approximately 2h 15 min away. There's still lots to do: stop by Saluhallen, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Art (Goteborgs Konstmuseum), walk around Horticultural Gardens (Tradgardsforeningen), and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Slottsskogen.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Gothenburg trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Kalmar to Gothenburg in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in March, and nighttime lows around -1°C. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Halmstad
Highlights from your plan
Tylosand Strand ©
Tylosand Strand
Volvo Museum ©
Volvo Museum
Museum of Fine Art (Goteborgs Konstmuseum) ©

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