8 days in West Coast Itinerary

8 days in West Coast Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Gothenburg
— 3 nights
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Marstrand
— 1 night
3
Halmstad
— 3 nights

3
nights
Gothenburg

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.
Gothenburg is known for theme parks, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Liseberg amusement park, stroll around Gothenburg Botanical Garden, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Slottsskogen, and explore the engaging exhibits at Universeum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Gothenburg trip planning website.

Aalborg, Denmark to Gothenburg is an approximately 5-hour car ride. In July in Gothenburg, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Marstrand.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Parks Nature Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Liseberg amusement park ©
Liseberg amusement park
Haga ©
Haga
Universeum ©
Universeum

1
night
Marstrand

Marstrand ©
Marstrand is a seaside locality situated in Kungälv Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden. Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Carlstens Fastning and then don't miss a visit to Marstrand.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Marstrand trip planner.

Getting from Gothenburg to Marstrand by journey takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Halmstad.

Things to do in Marstrand

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Carlstens Fastning ©
Carlstens Fastning

3
nights
Halmstad

Halmstad ©
Halmstad is a port, university, industrial and recreational city at the mouth of Nissan in the province of Halland on the Swedish west coast. Change things up with these side-trips from Halmstad: Varberg (World Heritage Grimeton Radio Station, Getteron 5:e vik, &more). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Tylosand Strand, take in the pleasant sights at Steningekusten, explore the world behind art at Hallands Konstmuseum, and walk around Rhododendronparken.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Halmstad journey planner.

Explore your travel options from Marstrand to Halmstad with the Route module. In July in Halmstad, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Halmstad

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Varberg
Highlights from your plan
Tylosand Strand ©
Tylosand Strand
World Heritage Grimeton Radio Station ©
World Heritage Grimeton Radio Station
Danska Fall ©
Danska Fall