Route & dates
Start: New York City, United States
Drive + Fly + Drive: 25 h
Helsingborg, Sweden— 2 nights
Drive: 3 h 15 min
Copenhagen, Denmark— 2 nights
Fly: 11 h 15 min
End: New York City, United States
Pearl of the Strait
A scenic coastal city known for its lively waterfront area overlooked by a medieval castle, Helsingborg considers itself Sweden's gateway to Europe.Get out of town with these interesting Helsingborg side-trips: Halmstad (Tylosand Strand & Ostra Strandens Gokartbana) and Island of Ven (in Landskrona). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Sofiero Palace, make a trip to Karnan – the keep of Helsingborg, trek along Hilleshogs dalar, and grab your bike and head to Kattegattsleden.
To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Helsingborg trip planner.
New York City, USA to Helsingborg is an approximately 25-hour combination of car and flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Helsingborg due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from New York City in June, with highs in Helsingborg at 66°F and lows at 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Copenhagen.
Things to do in Helsingborg
Halmstad, Vikentomater, Hilleshogs dalar, Island of Ven
City of Beautiful Towers
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark and then take in nature's colorful creations at Tivoli Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Rundetarn, steep yourself in history at Rosenborg Castle, appreciate the history behind The Little Mermaid, thenadmire the striking features of Kastellet, and finally wander the streets of Nyhavn.
For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Copenhagen travel itinerary planner.
Drive from Helsingborg to Copenhagen in 1.5 hours. In June in Copenhagen, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Copenhagen
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