5 days in Skane County Itinerary

5 days in Skane County Itinerary

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Fly to Copenhagen, Train to Malmo
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Drive to Malmö Sturup Airport, Fly to Melbourne International Airport



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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): stroll around Kungsparken, don't miss a visit to Stortorget, admire the landmark architecture of HSB Turning Torso, then explore the historical opulence of Malmohus castle, then snap pictures at Oresund Bridge, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. John's Church (St. Johannes Kyrka).

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Malmo trip planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Malmo is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Melbourne to Malmo. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Melbourne in April: high temperatures in Malmo hover around 13°C and lows are around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Lund.

Things to do in Malmo

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums


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Reading City

Small enough to cover on foot in a single afternoon, Lund boasts one of Europe's oldest and most prominent universities.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of The Tegner Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Lund Cathedral, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens (Botaniska Tradgarden), then enjoy some diversion at Stadsparken, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Klosterkyrkan.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Lund online day trip planner.

Lund is just a stone's throw from Malmo. In April in Lund, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Ystad.

Things to do in Lund

Parks · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Museums


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Ystad Municipality is a municipality in Skåne County in southern Sweden. For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ystad trip planning website.

Getting from Lund to Ystad by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 2°C. You'll set off for home on the 13th (Wed).

Things to do in Ystad

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Skane County travel guide

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.