16 days in Sweden Itinerary

16 days in Sweden Itinerary

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16 days in Sweden Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Stockholm
— 6 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Kalmar
— 2 nights
3
Kolmarden
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Farosund, Gotland
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6​h
5
Grebbestad
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
6
Gothenburg
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Toronto

6
nights
Stockholm

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 Langholmen and Stockholm Old Town. Family-friendly places like Royal Palace and Skansen will thrill your kids. Step out of Stockholm to go to Uppsala and see Fjallnora Friluftsomrade, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Fotografiska, examine the collection at ABBA The Museum, get in on the family fun at Grona Lunds Tivoli, and learn about all things military at Royal Armory.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Stockholm holiday planner .

Toronto, Canada to Stockholm is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Stockholm is 6 hours. Traveling from Toronto in July, expect Stockholm to be a bit cooler, temps between 26°C and 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kalmar.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Fjallnora Friluftsomrade
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Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

2
nights
Kalmar

Kalmar ©
Kalmar is a city in the southeast of Sweden, situated by the Baltic Sea. On the 13th (Fri), explore the historical opulence of Kalmar Castle, then relax in the rural setting at Skalby 4H-gard, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Klackeberga Kyrka. On the next day, let the kids burn off some steam at Stadsparken, then get engrossed in the history at Kalmar County Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kalmar Cathedral, and finally steep yourself in history at Stortorget.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Kalmar vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Stockholm to Kalmar by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. July in Kalmar sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kolmarden.

Things to do in Kalmar

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Kalmar Castle ©
Kalmar Castle
Klackeberga Kyrka ©
Klackeberga Kyrka
Kalmar Cathedral ©
Kalmar Cathedral

1
night
Kolmarden

Kolmarden ©
On the 15th (Sun), meet the residents at Tropicarium and then meet the residents at Kolmården Zoo.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kolmarden itinerary maker .

You can drive from Kalmar to Kolmarden in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Kolmarden are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Farosund.

Things to do in Kolmarden

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Kolmården Zoo ©
Kolmården Zoo
Tropicarium ©
Tropicarium

1
night
Farosund, Gotland

Farosund ©
Fårösund is a locality situated on the Swedish island of Gotland with 800 inhabitants in 2014. On the 16th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Bla Lagunen and then delve into the lush surroundings at Furilden Naturreservat.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Farosund journey maker tool .

Explore your travel options from Kolmarden to Farosund with the Route module. In July, daily temperatures in Farosund can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Grebbestad.

Things to do in Farosund

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Gotland
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Furilden Naturreservat ©
Furilden Naturreservat
Bla Lagunen ©
Bla Lagunen

1
night
Grebbestad

Grebbestad ©
Grebbestad is a locality situated in Tanum Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden. On the 17th (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tresticklan National Park. On your second day here, stroll through King's Cliff, steep yourself in history at The Rock Carvings in Tanum, and then trek along Tjurpannans Naturreservat.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Grebbestad trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Farosund to Grebbestad. In July, daytime highs in Grebbestad are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Grebbestad

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

King's Cliff, Tresticklan National Park, The Rock Carvings in Tanum
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Tresticklan National Park ©
Tresticklan National Park
The Rock Carvings in Tanum ©
The Rock Carvings in Tanum

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Lisebergs Nojespark, then explore the engaging exhibits at Universeum, and then get to know the fascinating history of Haga. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Horticultural Gardens (Tradgardsforeningen) and then step off the mainland to explore Southern Goteborg Archipelago.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Gothenburg travel planner.

You can drive from Grebbestad to Gothenburg in 2 hours. July in Gothenburg sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Parks Theme Parks Nightlife
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Southern Goteborg Archipelago ©
Southern Goteborg Archipelago
Liseberg amusement park ©
Liseberg amusement park
Haga ©
Haga

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