8 days in Sweden Itinerary

8 days in Sweden Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  11 h 45 min
1
Stockholm
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  3 h 15 min
2
Visby, Gotland
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  4 h
3
Malmo
— 1 night
+4
Train + Foot + Fly + Train + Subway:  12 h 15 min
End: New York City

3
nights
Stockholm

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Explore hidden gems such as Monteliusvagen and Tyska Kyrkan (Old German Church). Skansen and Royal Armory are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, take in panoramic vistas at Stockholm City Hall, take a stroll through Sodermalm, and get a taste of the local shopping with Fargfabriken.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Stockholm online trip itinerary builder.

New York City, USA to Stockholm is an approximately 12- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of subway, train, and flight; or fly. Traveling from New York City to Stockholm, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from New York City in June; daily highs in Stockholm reach 67°F and lows reach 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Visby.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
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Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Skansen ©
Skansen
Fotografiska Stockholm ©
Fotografiska Stockholm

2
nights
Visby, Gotland

Visby ©
Located on the largest island in the Baltic Sea, the historical port town of Visby features one of the best-preserved medieval city walls in northern Europe.
On the 18th (Thu), steep yourself in history at St. Mary's Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Visby City Wall, and then see the interesting displays at Gotlands Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Grogarnsberget, then look for all kinds of wild species at Hogklint Naturreservat, and then admire the natural beauty at Botaniska Tradgarden.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Visby trip builder website.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Stockholm to Visby in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In June, daytime highs in Visby are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Malmo.

Things to do in Visby

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Grogarnsberget
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Visby City Wall ©
Visby City Wall
Gotlands Museum ©
Gotlands Museum
St. Mary's Cathedral
St. Mary's Cathedral

1
night
Malmo

Malmo ©
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.
On the 20th (Sat), walk around Kungsparken, then admire the striking features of Lund Cathedral, and then take in the views from Oresund Bridge.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Malmo trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Visby to Malmo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In June in Malmo, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 53°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Malmo

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Lund Cathedral
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Lund Cathedral ©
Lund Cathedral
Kungsparken ©
Kungsparken
Oresund Bridge ©
Oresund Bridge

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