36 days in Skane County Itinerary

36 days in Skane County Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Skane County trip planner

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Fly to Copenhagen, Train to Malmo
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Malmo
— 12 nights
Drive
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Angelholm
— 8 nights
Drive
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Kristianstad
— 6 nights
Drive
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Simrishamn
— 8 nights
Drive to Malmö Sturup Airport, Fly to La Guardia Airport

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Malmo

— 12 nights

Sweden's Berlin

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Malmo side-trips: Kulturen's Ostarp (in Blentarp), Uranienborgs skola (in Ven) and Landskrona (Island of Ven, Landskrona Museum, &more). The adventure continues: stroll around Kungsparken, take in nature's colorful creations at Slottstradgarden, snap pictures at Oresund Bridge, and step into the grandiose world of Malmohus castle.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Malmo route planner.

New York City, USA to Malmo is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from New York City in May; daily highs in Malmo reach 62°F and lows reach 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Angelholm.

Things to do in Malmo

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Angelholm

— 8 nights
Ängelholm is a locality and the seat of Ängelholm Municipality in Skåne, Sweden with 39,612 inhabitants in 2010.HistoryThe old settlement Rynestad was mentioned around the year 1600.The city was founded in 1516 as Engelholm by King Christian II of Denmark, who moved the settlement from Luntertun on the coast because it was difficult to defend. Explore Angelholm's surroundings by going to Odensjon (in Rostanga), Nyhamnslage (Brunnby Church & Krapperups Park) and Hoganas (Kullen Lighthouse & Nimis). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Sofiero Palace, get engrossed in the history at Railway Museum Angelholm, identify plant and animal life at Hallands Vadero, and meet the residents at Tropikariet.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Angelholm attractions planner.

Getting from Malmo to Angelholm by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Angelholm are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kristianstad.

Things to do in Angelholm

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Kristianstad

— 6 nights
Kristianstad is a city and the seat of Kristianstad Municipality, Skåne County, Sweden with 40,145 inhabitants in 2016. Get out of town with these interesting Kristianstad side-trips: Hassleholm (Hovdala Slott, Hassleholms Modelljarnvagsforening, &more) and Fulltofta naturomrade (in Horby). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Naturum Vattenriket, have fun and explore at Regional Museum Kristianstad/ Kristianstad Center of Contemporary Art, stop by Art In Garden, and brush up on your military savvy at Swedish Artillery Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kristianstad online journey planner.

Getting from Angelholm to Kristianstad by car takes about 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Kristianstad can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Simrishamn.

Things to do in Kristianstad

Outdoors · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Simrishamn

— 8 nights
Simrishamn is a locality and the seat of Simrishamn Municipality, Skåne County, Sweden with 6,527 inhabitants in 2010. Change things up with these side-trips from Simrishamn: Ystad (Ystads Teater, Sankta Maria Kyrka, &more), Brosarp (Skanska Jarnvagar & Brosarps Backar) and Kopingsbergs Vingard (in Kopingebro). There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Stenshuvud National Park, stroll through Snogeholms strovomrade, identify plant and animal life at Drakamollan Naturreservat, and play a few rounds at Djupadal Golfbana.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Simrishamn trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Kristianstad to Simrishamn in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Simrishamn can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Simrishamn

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Skane County travel guide

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Landmarks · Bridges · Architectural Buildings
Known for its swathes of patchwork fields and lush rolling hills, Skåne County also features rocky coasts, white beaches, and an abundance of medieval churches. Picture-perfect castles and manors overlook magnificent gardens and peek out above the green valleys. Local art displays of silver, glass, and pottery are among the things to see, and the many golf courses and tennis courts top the list of things to do. Renaissance-style villages embrace historical estates dating from the 12th to 19th centuries. Bursting with southern charm, a combination of historical and modern architecture, cobblestone streets, and rhododendron gardens, Skåne County offers a quiet retreat amidst nature and history.