4 days in Scandinavia & Helsinki Itinerary

4 days in Scandinavia & Helsinki Itinerary

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4 days in Scandinavia & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  5​h
1
Oslo, Norway
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Helsinki, Finland
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Gothenburg, Sweden
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: London, United Kingdom

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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.
To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Oslo vacation website .

London, UK to Oslo is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Oslo. In November, Oslo is little chillier than London - with highs of 9°C and lows of -3°C. You will leave for Helsinki on the 24th (Sun).

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Outdoors Nightlife

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

For traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner .

Getting from Oslo to Helsinki by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Oslo to Helsinki. When traveling from Oslo in November, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Helsinki: temperatures range from 5°C by day to 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

1
night
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.
On the 26th (Tue), find something for the whole family at Liseberg amusement park and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Haga.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Gothenburg visit planner .

You can fly from Helsinki to Gothenburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of train and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Helsinki to Gothenburg due to the time zone difference. In November, daytime highs in Gothenburg are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Theme Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Liseberg amusement park ©
Liseberg amusement park
Haga ©
Haga

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, then pause for some photo ops at The Little Mermaid, and then get to know the fascinating history of Nyhavn.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Copenhagen journey planning website .

Getting from Gothenburg to Copenhagen by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Copenhagen can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
The Little Mermaid ©
The Little Mermaid

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