24 days in Denmark, Sweden & Norway Itinerary

24 days in Denmark, Sweden & Norway Itinerary

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1
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights
2
Odense, Denmark
— 1 night
3
Aarhus, Denmark
— 1 night
4
Aalborg, Denmark
— 1 night
5
Hirtshals, Denmark
— 4 nights
6
Stavanger, Norway
— 3 nights
7
Oslo, Norway
— 2 nights
8
Stockholm, Sweden
— 2 nights
9
Kalmar, Sweden
— 1 night
10
Malmo, Sweden
— 1 night

3
nights
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.
You've added Copenhagen King's Square, Kronborg, Arken Museum of Modern Art, and other attractions to your itinerary. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Saviour's Church.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Copenhagen trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Copenhagen is an approximately 11-hour flight. Traveling from Toronto to Copenhagen, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Toronto in June; daily highs in Copenhagen reach 22°C and lows reach 11°C. You'll set off for Odense on the 15th (Mon).

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Kronborg, Arken Museum of Modern Art
Highlights from your plan
Kronborg ©
Kronborg
The Little Mermaid ©
The Little Mermaid
Grundtvig Church (Grundtvigs Kirke) ©
Grundtvig Church (Grundtvigs Kirke)

1
night
Odense, Denmark

Odense ©
The capital of the island of Funen, Odense represents the birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen, who penned such classics as "The Little Mermaid" and "The Ugly Duckling." Denmark's third-largest city proudly displays its link to the famous writer with museums, sculptures, and public art installations dedicated to Andersen and his stories.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Dyrehave Mollen, Fredens Kirke and Brandts - Museum for art & visual culture. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Fredens Kirke, examine the collection at Brandts - Museum for art & visual culture, then admire the landmark architecture of Dyrehave Mollen, and finally explore the historical opulence of Egeskov Castle.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Odense day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Copenhagen to Odense takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Odense are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Odense

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Dyrehave Mollen
Highlights from your plan
Fredens Kirke ©
Fredens Kirke
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle
Dyrehave Mollen ©
Dyrehave Mollen

1
night
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 17th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vor Frue Kirke.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Aarhus trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Odense to Aarhus takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Aarhus are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Aalborg.

Things to do in Aarhus

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Vor Frue Kirke ©
Vor Frue Kirke

1
night
Aalborg, Denmark

Aalborg ©
Aalborg, is Denmark's fourth biggest city with an urban population of 136.000 (including 22.000 in the twin city Nørresundby 600 meters across the Limfjorden. On the 18th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Jens Bang's Stenhus, steep yourself in history at Lindholm Hoeje Museum, then see the interesting displays at Aalborg Forsvars Og Garnisonsmuseum, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Aalborg Zoologiske Have.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Aalborg day trip planner.

You can drive from Aarhus to Aalborg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. June in Aalborg sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hirtshals.

Things to do in Aalborg

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Lindholm Hoeje Museum ©
Lindholm Hoeje Museum
Aalborg Zoologiske Have ©
Aalborg Zoologiske Have
Jens Bang's Stenhus ©
Jens Bang's Stenhus

4
nights
Hirtshals, Denmark

Hirtshals ©
Hirtshals is a town and seaport on the coast of Skagerrak on the island of Vendsyssel-Thy at the top of the Jutland peninsula in northern Denmark, Europe. Explore hidden gems such as Grenen and Hirtshals Fyr. Get out of town with these interesting Hirtshals side-trips: Skagen (Spirbakke Mile Og Sandmilen, Skagens Museum, &more), Frederikshavn (Bangsbo Botaniske Have, Hirsholmene, &more) and Rubjerg Knude (in Lokken). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Maarup Kirke, see the interesting displays at Victor Petersen's Willumsen Collection at the Manor Odden, experience rural life at Skallerup Klit Ridecenter, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Nordsoen Oceanarium.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Hirtshals vacation planning site.

You can drive from Aalborg to Hirtshals in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Stavanger.

Things to do in Hirtshals

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Skagen, Frederikshavn, Skallerup Klit Ridecenter, Maarup Kirke, Rubjerg Knude
Highlights from your plan
Nordsoen Oceanarium ©
Nordsoen Oceanarium
Grenen ©
Grenen
Skagens Museum ©
Skagens Museum

3
nights
Stavanger, Norway

Stavanger ©
The coastal city of Stavanger ranks among Norway's top culinary destinations, its fine restaurants and food fairs an increasingly popular attraction with impassioned foodies from around the globe.
Explore hidden gems such as Flor & Fjære and Stavanger Cathedral. There's lots more to do: appreciate the views at Lysefjord, steep yourself in history at Skagenkaien, examine the collection at Breidablikk, and take an in-depth tour of Stavanger Maritime Museum.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Stavanger trip app.

You can drive from Hirtshals to Stavanger in 7.5 hours. Traveling from Hirtshals in June, expect a bit cooler with lows of 11°C in Stavanger. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stavanger

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Helleristninger (petroglyphs) Austre Amoy, Rogaland Arboret
Highlights from your plan
Flor & Fjære ©
Flor & Fjære
Lysefjord ©
Lysefjord
Norwegian Petroleum Museum ©
Norwegian Petroleum Museum

2
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.
On the 28th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Sognsvann Lake, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Oslomarka, then contemplate the long history of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), and finally admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet. On the next day, explore the galleries of 22 July Centre, then get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum, then walk around Ekebergparken, and finally examine the collection at Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum).

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Oslo trip planner.

Getting from Stavanger to Oslo by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Stavanger in June, expect nights in Oslo to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Oslo

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Oslomarka ©
Oslomarka
Sognsvann Lake ©
Sognsvann Lake

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Skansen, explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, then examine the collection at Vasa Museum, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Strandvagen. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Monteliusvagen, enjoy breathtaking views from Stockholm City Hall, and then explore the activities along Lake Malaren.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Stockholm day trip planning app.

Fly from Oslo to Stockholm in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Kalmar.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Strandvagen ©
Strandvagen

1
night
Kalmar, Sweden

Kalmar ©
Kalmar is a city in the southeast of Sweden, situated by the Baltic Sea. On the 2nd (Thu), take in the views from Ölandsbron, then take an in-depth tour of Kalmar County Museum, and then explore the historical opulence of Kalmar Castle.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kalmar trip planner.

Fly from Stockholm to Kalmar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Kalmar can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Malmo.

Things to do in Kalmar

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kalmar County Museum ©
Kalmar County Museum
Kalmar Castle ©
Kalmar Castle
Ölandsbron ©
Ölandsbron

1
night
Malmo, Sweden

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): don't miss a visit to Little Square, admire the striking features of HSB Turning Torso, then explore the historical opulence of Malmohus castle, and finally walk around Kungsparken.

For ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Malmo travel planner.

You can drive from Kalmar to Malmo in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Malmo are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Malmo

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Kungsparken ©
Kungsparken
HSB Turning Torso ©
HSB Turning Torso
Malmohus castle ©
Malmohus castle

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