16 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

16 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

4
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.
Copenhagen is known for historic sites, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark, take a stroll through Christiania, and get to know the fascinating history of Nyhavn.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Copenhagen trip itinerary planner.

Lisbon, Portugal to Copenhagen is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In September, Copenhagen is little chillier than Lisbon - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
The Little Mermaid ©
The Little Mermaid

2
nights
Aarhus, Denmark

Aarhus ©
Located on the sea, Aarhus blends a world city with a small-town feel. Home to a young population, the city has a reputation for producing internationally known pop and rock musicians.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): see the interesting displays at Den Gamle By, look and learn at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, and then admire the striking features of Aarhus Rådhus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Moesgaard Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Aarhus Vikingemuseet, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Aarhus Domkirke.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Aarhus journey maker site.

You can drive from Copenhagen to Aarhus in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Aarhus are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
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Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Moesgaard Museum ©
Moesgaard Museum

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 3rd (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Bryggen, indulge your taste buds at Bergen Food Tours, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally don't miss a visit to Fish Market.

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

You can fly from Aarhus to Bergen in 6 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Bergen

Tours Breweries & Distilleries Historic Sites
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Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Bergen Food Tours ©
Bergen Food Tours

4
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.
Oslo is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, stroll around Vigeland Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Oslofjord, and explore the historical opulence of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning).

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Oslo online road trip planner.

Fly from Bergen to Oslo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Bergen in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Oslo. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum

4
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.
Stockholm is known for museums, historic sites, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Skansen, make a trip to Stortorget, get engrossed in the history at Vasa Museum, and explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Stockholm tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Oslo to Stockholm in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Stockholm are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 11:
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Skansen ©
Skansen
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

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