12 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

12 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bergen, Norway
— 1 night
2
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
3
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
4
Visby, Sweden
— 1 night
5
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights

1
night
Bergen, Norway

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Ulriken, steep yourself in history at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bergen trip itinerary planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Bergen is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. When traveling from Amsterdam in August, plan for slightly colder days in Bergen, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Bergen

Nature · Museums · Parks
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Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene
Ulriken ©
Ulriken
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum

3
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum and Vigeland Museum. Get outdoors at Bygdøy and Zipline. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Viking Ship Museum, step into the grandiose world of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), examine the collection at Fram Museum, and walk around Frogner Park.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Oslo trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Oslo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Oslo when traveling from Bergen in August, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Parks · Outdoors
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Bygdøy ©
Bygdøy
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum ©
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum
Astrup Fearnley Museet ©
Astrup Fearnley Museet

3
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Take a break from the city and head to Sodermalm and Langholmen. Get some cultural insight at Skansen and Monteliusvagen. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Storkyrkan, admire the masterpieces at Fotografiska Stockholm, and pause for some serene contemplation at Riddarholmen Church.

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Fly from Oslo to Stockholm in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Oslo in August since evenings lows in Stockholm dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Visby.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
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Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Storkyrkan ©
Storkyrkan

1
night
Visby, Sweden

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 17th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Hogklint Naturreservat, then see the interesting displays at Gotlands Museum, and then step into the grandiose world of Visby City Wall.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Visby holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Visby takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In August in Visby, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Visby

Wildlife · Museums · Parks
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Gotlands Museum ©
Gotlands Museum
Visby City Wall ©
Visby City Wall

3
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Nyhavn and Stroeget. There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Rosenborg Castle, make a trip to The Little Mermaid, enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetarn, and stop by Christiania.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen holiday planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Visby to Copenhagen. August in Copenhagen sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums
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Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Stroeget ©
Stroeget

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