30 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

30 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Odense, Denmark
— 3 nights
2
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
3
Gothenburg, Sweden
— 2 nights
4
Visby, Sweden
— 3 nights
5
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
6
Kiruna, Sweden
— 3 nights
7
Tromso, Norway
— 2 nights
8
Trondheim, Norway
— 2 nights
9
Rauland, Norway
— 2 nights
10
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights

3
nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Egeskov Castle and Helnaes Lighthouse. Discover out-of-the-way places like Jordlose Church and Erholm Gods. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Odense: Faaborg (Klokketaarnet & Svanninge Bjerge), Hindsgavl Dyrehave (in Middelfart) and Holckenhavn Slot (in Nyborg). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady and look for all kinds of wild species at Afgrunden Ved Vissenbjerg.

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Dublin, Ireland to Odense is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dublin to Odense is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Odense

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Faaborg, Assens, Helnaes Lighthouse, Hindsgavl Dyrehave, Holckenhavn Slot
Highlights from your plan
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle
Helnaes Lighthouse ©
Helnaes Lighthouse
Jordlose Church ©
Jordlose Church

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.
Nyhavn and Rosenborg Castle will appeal to history buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Frederiksborg Castle and National Museum of Denmark. When in Copenhagen, make a side trip to see Kronborg in Helsingoer, approximately Helsingoer away. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Tivoli Gardens, take a stroll through Stroeget, admire the landmark architecture of Amalienborg, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frederiks Kirke (Marmorkirken).

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Copenhagen vacation planning tool.

Getting from Odense to Copenhagen by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Kronborg, Frederiksborg Castle
Highlights from your plan
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle

2
nights
Gothenburg, Sweden

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): get curious at Universeum, step off the mainland to explore Southern Goteborg Archipelago, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Haga. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Hedareds Stavkyrka, take in the pleasant sights at Sundsby Sateri, and then enjoy the sea views from Pater Noster Lighthouse.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Gothenburg trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Copenhagen to Gothenburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. June in Gothenburg sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Visby.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Historic Sites Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Hedareds Stavkyrka, Pater Noster Lighthouse, Sundsby Sateri
Highlights from your plan
Haga ©
Haga
Hedareds Stavkyrka ©
Hedareds Stavkyrka
Pater Noster Lighthouse ©
Pater Noster Lighthouse

3
nights
Visby, Sweden

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Visby City Wall and Folhammar. Visit Roma klosterruin and Roma kloster och kungsgard for their historical value. Step out of Visby to go to Katthammarsvik and see Grogarnsberget, which is approximately 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Karin Cathedral Ruins, examine the collection at Föreningen Gotlandståget, explore the striking landscape of Stora Karlso, and delve into the lush surroundings at Furilden Naturreservat.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Visby trip planner.

Fly from Gothenburg to Visby in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. In June in Visby, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Visby

Parks Beaches Wildlife

Side Trips

Gotland, Roma, Föreningen Gotlandståget, Grogarnsberget, Folhammar
Highlights from your plan
Visby City Wall ©
Visby City Wall
Roma klosterruin ©
Roma klosterruin
Stora Karlso ©
Stora Karlso

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Uppsala Domkyrka and Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde. Visit Royal Palace and Monteliusvagen for their historical value. Change things up with a short trip to Fjallnora Friluftsomrade in Uppsala (about 1h 5 min away). The adventure continues: stop by Stockholm Old Town, see the interesting displays at ABBA The Museum, get engrossed in the history at Vasa Museum, and explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Stockholm trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Visby to Stockholm takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and train. In July, daily temperatures in Stockholm can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kiruna.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Uppsala
Highlights from your plan
Skansen ©
Skansen
Uppsala Domkyrka ©
Uppsala Domkyrka
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum

3
nights
Kiruna, Sweden

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.
Get in touch with nature at Abisko National Park and Lights Over Lapland. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kiruna Kyrka and Ofelas Icelandic horses & Guide Service. Step out of Kiruna with an excursion to Tornetrask in Abisko--about 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Jukkasjärvi Kyrka & Församlingsgård.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Kiruna trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Kiruna takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Stockholm in July; daily highs in Kiruna reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Kiruna

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Abisko
Highlights from your plan
Abisko National Park ©
Abisko National Park
Lights Over Lapland ©
Lights Over Lapland
Kiruna Kyrka ©
Kiruna Kyrka

2
nights
Tromso, Norway

The cultural and economic hub of northern Norway, Tromso boasts a historical city center containing one of the highest concentrations of wooden houses in Europe.
Get in touch with nature at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Telegrafbukta Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Arctic Cathedral and Tromso Domkirke. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Polar Museum, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Polaria.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Tromso trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Kiruna to Tromso in 6 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Tromso can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Tromso

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral
Dolphin & Whale Watching

2
nights
Trondheim, Norway

Trondheim ©
The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
On the 13th (Sat), relax in the rural setting at Lavollen, thenhit the slopes at Elgsethytta, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lademoen Kirke. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Bymarka, pause for some serene contemplation at Vaernes Church, thenlearn about all things military at Hegra Festning, and finally snap pictures at Old Town Bridge.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Trondheim trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Tromso to Trondheim in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Traveling from Tromso in July, expect nights in Trondheim to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Rauland.

Things to do in Trondheim

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Stjordal
Highlights from your plan
Elgsethytta ©
Elgsethytta
Vaernes Church ©
Vaernes Church
Hegra Festning ©
Hegra Festning

2
nights
Rauland, Norway

Rauland ©
Rauland is a former municipality in Telemark County, Norway. Get in touch with nature at Falkenuten HIke and Ridesenteret i Rauland AS. Do some cultural sightseeing at Rauland Church and Telemarkstunet. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. It doesn't end there: head outdoors with Vierli Terrengpark and hit the slopes at Mosvatn.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Rauland day trip website.

Explore your travel options from Trondheim to Rauland with the Route module. While traveling from Trondheim, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Rauland, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Rauland

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Mosvatn
Highlights from your plan
Rauland Skisenter ©
Rauland Skisenter
Falkenuten HIke ©
Falkenuten HIke
Mosvatn ©
Mosvatn

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.
Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) and Norsk Folkemuseum will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Vigeland Museum and The Ibsen Museum. There's lots more to do: ski along the peaceful trails at Nordmarka, steep yourself in history at Rådhuset, examine the collection at Kon-Tiki Museum, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Oslo fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Rauland to Oslo takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Rauland in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Oslo, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Nordmarka ©
Nordmarka

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