16 days in Norway, Denmark & Sweden Itinerary

16 days in Norway, Denmark & Sweden Itinerary

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Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
2
Geiranger, Norway
— 1 night
3
Bergen, Norway
— 1 day
4
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
5
Kalmar, Sweden
— 1 day
6
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights

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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.
Get some historical perspective at Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) and Oslomarka. Get outdoors at Oslofjord and Soerenga Public Pool. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Viking Ship Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Karl Johans gate, don't miss a visit to Street Art at Ingens gate, and explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Oslo holiday planning website.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Oslo is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in August, expect Oslo to be colder, temps between 23°C and 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Oslo

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum

1
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Geiranger, Norway

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Geiranger Fjord.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Geiranger online holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of train and bus from Oslo to Geiranger takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Geiranger

Nature · Parks
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Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord

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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.
On the 15th (Wed), take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, then stroll through Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Ulriken.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Bergen trip planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Geiranger to Bergen in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August in Bergen, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks · Trails · Outdoors
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Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Ulriken ©
Ulriken

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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.
Get some historical perspective at Nyhavn and Our Saviour's Church. Get a sense of the local culture at Rosenborg Castle and Christiansborg Slot. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Tivoli Gardens, don't miss a visit to The Little Mermaid, take in panoramic vistas at Rundetarn, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Grundtvig Church (Grundtvigs Kirke).

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen trip planner.

You can fly from Bergen to Copenhagen in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. While traveling from Bergen, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Copenhagen, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kalmar.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Parks
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Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Stroeget ©
Stroeget

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Kalmar, Sweden

Kalmar ©
Kalmar is a city in the southeast of Sweden, situated by the Baltic Sea. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Kalmar Castle, experience rural life at Skalby 4H-gard, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kalmar Cathedral, and finally contemplate the long history of Stortorget.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kalmar itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Copenhagen to Kalmar in 4 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Kalmar

Historic Sites
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Kalmar Castle ©
Kalmar Castle
Kalmar Cathedral ©
Kalmar Cathedral
Stortorget
Stortorget

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Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Get a sense of the local culture at Vasa Museum and Stockholm Old Town. Visit Royal Palace and Monteliusvagen for their historical value. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Skansen, admire the masterpieces at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, get engrossed in the history at Hallwyl Museum (Hallwylska Museet), and enjoy breathtaking views from Stockholm City Hall.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Stockholm trip planner.

Fly from Kalmar to Stockholm in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August in Stockholm, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Skansen ©
Skansen
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

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