7 days in Ostergotland County Itinerary

7 days in Ostergotland County Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ostergotland County trip planner

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Make it your trip
Fly to Norrköping Airport, Drive to Norrkoping
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Norrkoping
— 3 nights
Drive
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Vadstena
— 2 nights
Drive to Linköping City Airport, Fly to Chennai

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Norrkoping

— 3 nights
Norrköping is a city in the province of Östergötland in eastern Sweden and the seat of Norrköping Municipality, Östergötland County, about 160 km southwest of the national capital Stockholm. Get some cultural insight at Vreta Klosters kyrka and Brandkarsmuseum. Escape the urban bustle at Tinnero Eklandskap and Sorsjons Aventyrspark. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Norrkoping: Ekenas slott (in Linkoping) and Hafla Hammarsmedja (in Finspang). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to S:t Laurentii Kyrka, see human ingenuity at work at Norsholms sluss, Gota kanal, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Matteus kyrka.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Norrkoping travel planner.

Chennai, India to Norrkoping is an approximately 23-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4.5 hours. In August, Norrkoping is cooler than Chennai - with highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Vadstena.

Things to do in Norrkoping

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Vadstena

— 2 nights
Vadstena is a locality and the seat of Vadstena Municipality, Östergötland County, Sweden, with 5,613 inhabitants in 2010. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Ekopark Omberg, look for all kinds of wild species at Trollegater Naturreservat, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Varfrukyrkan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: go for a stroll along the water at Motala Hamn, then examine the collection at Motala Industrimuseum, then contemplate the long history of Ovralid, and finally see the interesting displays at Wadstena Fogelsta Jarnvag.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Vadstena travel route planner.

Drive from Norrkoping to Vadstena in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Vadstena are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vadstena

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Ostergotland County travel guide

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Military Museums · Zoos · Landmarks
Östergötland County is a county or län in southeastern Sweden. It has land borders with the counties of Kalmar to the southeast, Jönköping to the southwest, Örebro to the northwest, and Södermanland to the northeast. It also has a sea border with Västra Götaland to the west, and borders the Baltic Sea to the east.Östergötland County has a population of 429 852 and the capital and biggest city is Linköping. Linköping and neighbouring twin city Norrköping together form one of Sweden's metropolitan areas; The Linköping-Norrköping Corridor is therefore sometimes marketed as The Fourth Metropolitan Region of Sweden, the other three being Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö. Princess Estelle is Duchess of Östergötland.ProvinceFor History, Geography and Culture see: Östergötland Östergötland has virtually the same boundaries as the current administrative entity, the Östergötland County.AdministrationThe main aim of the County Administrative Board is to fulfil the goals set in national politics by the Riksdag and the Government, to coordinate the interests of the county, to promote the development of the county, to establish regional goals and safeguard the due process of law in the handling of each case. The County Administrative Board is a Government Agency headed by a Governor. See List of Östergötland Governors.

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