8 days in Gavleborg County Itinerary

8 days in Gavleborg County Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Gavleborg County vacation maker

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Route & dates

1
Soderhamn
— 2 nights
2
Ljusdal
— 2 nights
3
Sandviken
— 3 nights

2
nights
Soderhamn

Soderhamn ©
Söderhamn is a locality and the seat of Söderhamn Municipality, Gävleborg County, Sweden with 11,761 inhabitants in 2010.The most popular tourist attraction is Oscarsborg, a tower built in 1895 on the top of a hill close to the town centre. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Soderhamn: Vaxbo Lin Fabrik & Fabriksbutik (in Bollnas), Enangers Gamla Kyrka (in Enanger) and Trolska Skogen (in Jattendal). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Soderhamn F15 Flight Museum, make a trip to Axmar Bruk, take in panoramic vistas at Oscarsborg Tower, and admire the landmark architecture of Varldsarv Erik-Anders.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Soderhamn trip planner.

Stockholm to Soderhamn is an approximately 3-hour car ride. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Ljusdal.

Things to do in Soderhamn

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Vaxbo Lin Fabrik & Fabriksbutik, Enangers Gamla Kyrka, Varldsarv Erik-Anders, Trolska Skogen, Axmar Bruk
Highlights from your plan
Trolska Skogen ©
Trolska Skogen
Soderhamn F15 Flight Museum ©
Soderhamn F15 Flight Museum
Oscarsborg  Tower ©
Oscarsborg Tower

2
nights
Ljusdal

Ljusdal
Ljusdal Municipality is one of Sweden's 290 municipalities within Gävleborg County. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Kulturreservatet Vasterang, thenlearn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Jarvzoo, and then take a spin around town with Jarvso Bergscykel Park. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: glide through natural beauty at Jarvsobacken, stop by Ljustorget, and then trek along Jarvsoklacken Naturreserv.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Ljusdal route planner.

Traveling by car from Soderhamn to Ljusdal takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Sandviken.

Things to do in Ljusdal

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Jarvso, Kulturreservatet Vasterang
Highlights from your plan
Jarvzoo
Jarvzoo
Ljustorget ©
Ljustorget
Jarvso Bergscykel Park ©
Jarvso Bergscykel Park

3
nights
Sandviken

Sandviken ©
Sandviken is a locality and the seat of Sandviken Municipality in Gävleborg County, Sweden with 22,965 inhabitants in 2010. Change things up with these side-trips from Sandviken: Gavle (Bonan Fiskelage & Furuviksparken). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Boulognerskogen City Park, identify plant and animal life at Moose Park Kybacka, examine the collection at The County Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Heliga Trefaldighetskyrkan Gavle.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Sandviken holiday maker site.

Traveling by car from Ljusdal to Sandviken takes 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Sandviken can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sandviken

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Gavle
Highlights from your plan
Boulognerskogen City Park ©
Boulognerskogen City Park
Furuviksparken ©
Furuviksparken
Gavle Konserthus ©
Gavle Konserthus