25 days in Europe Itinerary

25 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
2
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
3
Helsinki, Finland
— 3 nights
4
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 4 nights
5
Moscow, Russia
— 4 nights
6
Tallinn, Estonia
— 3 nights
7
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights

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 historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, see the interesting displays at Munch Museum, explore the historical opulence of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), and walk around Vigeland Park.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Oslo driving holiday planner.

Leeds, UK to Oslo is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car, train, and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Leeds in December, plan for a bit cooler nights in Oslo, with lows around -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kon-Tiki Museum ©
Kon-Tiki Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Nordmarka ©
Nordmarka

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Gustav II Adolfs Statue, then enjoy breathtaking views from Stockholm City Hall, then explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm, and finally examine the collection at Skansen. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the engaging exhibits at Junibacken, see the interesting displays at ABBA The Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Riddarholmen Church, then explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, and finally admire the masterpieces at Moderna Museet - Stockholm.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Stockholm day trip website.

Fly from Oslo to Stockholm in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Oslo in December, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Stockholm: temperatures range from 3°C by day to -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Fotografiska Stockholm ©
Fotografiska Stockholm

3
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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki sightseeing planning site.

Getting from Stockholm to Helsinki by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Stockholm to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can catch the train to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

4
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
St. Petersburg is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The State Hermitage Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Vitebskiy Railway Station, examine the collection at Russian Museum, and contemplate the long history of Bronze Horseman, Monument To Peter I.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our St. Petersburg day trip planning app.

Traveling by train from Helsinki to St. Petersburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Helsinki to St. Petersburg due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Moscow.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood ©
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral

4
nights
Moscow, Russia

Moscow ©
Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
Venture out of the city with trips to FREEZONE Aerodynamic Complex (in Sharapovo) and Church of The Holy Virgin (in Dubrovitsy). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Red Square, admire the masterpieces at State Tretyakov Gallery, brush up on your military savvy at Armoury Chamber, and explore the galleries of Moscow Kremlin.

To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Moscow vacation website.

Traveling by train from St. Petersburg to Moscow takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to -1°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in Moscow

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

FREEZONE Aerodynamic Complex, Church of The Holy Virgin
Highlights from your plan
Church of The Holy Virgin ©
Church of The Holy Virgin
Red Square ©
Red Square
Moscow Kremlin
Moscow Kremlin

3
nights
Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Tallinn is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Tallinn Old Town, contemplate the long history of Toompea Hill, admire the masterpieces at Kumu Art Museum, and don't miss a visit to Tallinna Raekoja Plats.

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

You can fly from Moscow to Tallinn in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Moscow to Tallinn. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Moscow in December, with highs in Tallinn at 3°C and lows at -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill
Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town
Aleksander Nevski Katedraali ©
Aleksander Nevski Katedraali

4
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.
Copenhagen is known for historic sites, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: try out the rides at Tivoli Gardens, steep yourself in history at Rosenborg Castle, admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Copenhagen journey maker.

You can fly from Tallinn to Copenhagen in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Tallinn to Copenhagen is minus 1 hour. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tallinn in January: high temperatures in Copenhagen hover around 3°C and lows are around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn

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