21 days in Scandinavia, Iceland & Finland Itinerary

21 days in Scandinavia, Iceland & Finland Itinerary

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21 days in Scandinavia, Iceland & Finland Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Fly:  18​h
1
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
2
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
3
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
5
Helsinki, Finland
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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, museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Tivoli Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Thorvaldsens Museum, take a stroll through Stroeget, and don't miss a visit to The Little Mermaid.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen trip website .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Copenhagen is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Copenhagen, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Kuala Lumpur in March, with highs in Copenhagen at 9°C and lows at 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Neighborhoods Parks
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Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn

3
nights
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Go for a jaunt from Reykjavik to Thingvellir to see Thingvellir National Park about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Reykjavik road trip tool .

Getting from Copenhagen to Reykjavik by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Reykjavik due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Copenhagen, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Reykjavik, ranging from highs of 4°C to lows of -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Thingvellir National Park
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland
Sun Voyager ©
Sun Voyager

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.
Oslo is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, parks, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, take an in-depth tour of Viking Ship Museum, steep yourself in history at Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), and explore the activities along Oslofjord.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Oslo online sightseeing planner .

Getting from Reykjavik to Oslo by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Reykjavik to Oslo is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Reykjavik in March since evenings lows in Oslo dip to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship 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, nature, historic sites, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Vasa Museum, get in on the family fun at Grona Lunds Tivoli, admire the masterpieces at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, and get a sense of history and politics at Stockholm City Hall.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Stockholm sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Oslo to Stockholm takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In March, daily temperatures in Stockholm can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Stockholm Old Town ©
Stockholm Old Town

3
nights
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Pack the 18th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki visit planner .

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Helsinki takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Stockholm to Helsinki. In March, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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