27 days in Denmark, Norway & Sweden Itinerary

27 days in Denmark, Norway & Sweden Itinerary

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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
2
Hillerod, Denmark
— 1 night
3
Helsingoer, Denmark
— 1 night
4
Odense, Denmark
— 2 nights
5
Aarhus, Denmark
— 2 nights
6
Aalborg, Denmark
— 2 nights
7
Kristiansand, Norway
— 2 nights
8
Bergen, Norway
— 3 nights
9
Alesund, Norway
— 3 nights
10
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
11
Stockholm, Sweden
— 1 night
12
Malmo, Sweden
— 1 night

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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.
On the 12th (Fri), explore the historical opulence of Rosenborg Castle, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Our Saviour's Church, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Nyhavn, and finally ponder the world of politics at Christiansborg Slot. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Stevns Klint, thenbrush up on your military savvy at Cold War Museum Stevnsfort, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Mons Klint, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Aleksander Nevsky Church.

Make your Copenhagen itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Toronto, Canada to Copenhagen is an approximately 11-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Copenhagen due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in June, things will get little chillier in Copenhagen: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Hillerod.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Stevns Klint, Cold War Museum Stevnsfort, Mons Klint
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Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Stevns Klint ©
Stevns Klint
Cold War Museum Stevnsfort ©
Cold War Museum Stevnsfort

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Hillerod, Denmark

Hillerod ©
On the 14th (Sun), make a trip to The Vedbaek Finds, thenmake a trip to Det Nationalhistoriske Museum, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Frederiksborg Slotskirke, and finally explore the historical opulence of Frederiksborg slotshave.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Hillerod day trip planner.

Drive from Copenhagen to Hillerod in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June in Hillerod, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Helsingoer.

Things to do in Hillerod

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

The Vedbaek Finds
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Frederiksborg Slotskirke ©
Frederiksborg Slotskirke
Frederiksborg slotshave ©
Frederiksborg slotshave
Det Nationalhistoriske Museum ©
Det Nationalhistoriske Museum

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Helsingoer, Denmark

Helsingoer ©
Home to the castle made famous by Shakespeare's "Hamlet," Helsingoer offers rolling hills and lush forests in the countryside, juxtaposed by the acclaimed art galleries, museums, and cosmopolitan atmosphere of the town center.
On the 15th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Marienlyst Palace and Park, take a leisurely stroll along Helsingor Havn, pause for some photo ops at Holger Danske, pause for some photo ops at Herakles og Hydraen, thentake an in-depth tour of Helsingoer Vaerftsmuseum, and finally pause for some photo ops at HE - Nordsjaellands Small Havherre.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Helsingoer travel planner.

Helsingoer is just a stone's throw from Hillerod. June in Helsingoer sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can drive to Odense.

Things to do in Helsingoer

Museums Historic Sites
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Helsingor Havn ©
Helsingor Havn
Holger Danske ©
Holger Danske
Herakles og Hydraen ©
Herakles og Hydraen

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Odense, Denmark

Odense ©
The capital of the island of Funen, Odense represents the birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen, who penned such classics as "The Little Mermaid" and "The Ugly Duckling." Denmark's third-largest city proudly displays its link to the famous writer with museums, sculptures, and public art installations dedicated to Andersen and his stories.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sct. Albani Church, see the interesting displays at H. C. Andersens House, get engrossed in the history at The Time Collection, get a new perspective on nature at Naturama, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Bregninge Kirkebakke, and finally step into the grandiose world of Egeskov Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Brandts - Museum for art & visual culture, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vor Frue Kirke, step into the grandiose world of Holckenhavn Slot, thenstep into the grandiose world of Broholm Castle, and finally stroll the grounds of Lindeskov langdysse.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Odense trip maker website.

You can drive from Helsingoer to Odense in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Aarhus.

Things to do in Odense

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Nyborg, Svendborg
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Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle
Broholm Castle ©
Broholm Castle
Holckenhavn Slot ©
Holckenhavn Slot

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Faengslet and Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses. Let the collections at Gammel Estrup The Danish Manor & Estate Museum and Den Gamle By capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Aarhus: Viborg (Dollerup bakker & Viborg Domkirke) and Kalo Slotsruin (in Roende). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Aarhus Domkirke, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mollestien, engage your brain at Naturhistorisk Museum, and look and learn at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Aarhus road trip website.

You can drive from Odense to Aarhus in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Aarhus can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Aalborg.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Viborg, Kalo Slotsruin, Gammel Estrup The Danish Manor & Estate Museum, Faengslet, Skovby Kirke
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Viborg Domkirke ©
Viborg Domkirke
Faengslet ©
Faengslet
Aarhus Domkirke ©
Aarhus Domkirke

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Aalborg, Denmark

Aalborg ©
Aalborg, is Denmark's fourth biggest city with an urban population of 136.000 (including 22.000 in the twin city Nørresundby 600 meters across the Limfjorden. On the 21st (Sun), steep yourself in history at Jens Bang's Stenhus, step into the grandiose world of Aalborghus Castle, steep yourself in history at Lindholm Hoeje Museum, thenstep into the grandiose world of Voergaard Slot, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Saeby Kirke, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dronninglund Kirke. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Holy Ghost, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vor Frue Kirke - Church of Our Lady, take in the spiritual surroundings of Budolfi Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Aalborg Forsvars Og Garnisonsmuseum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Hasseris Kirke, and finally examine the collection at Godthaab Hammervaerk.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Aalborg online trip maker.

Drive from Aarhus to Aalborg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June in Aalborg, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Kristiansand.

Things to do in Aalborg

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Dronninglund, Saeby Kirke
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Lindholm Hoeje Museum ©
Lindholm Hoeje Museum
Godthaab Hammervaerk ©
Godthaab Hammervaerk
Dronninglund Kirke ©
Dronninglund Kirke

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Kristiansand, Norway

Kristiansand ©
Kristiansand, historically Christianssand / Christiansand, is a city and municipality in Norway. Museum-lovers will get to explore Naes Ironworks Museum and Gimle Gard. Take a break from the city and head to Fiskebrygga and Fevik via Hasseltangen. Explore Kristiansand's surroundings by going to Grimstad (Homborsund Lighthouse, The Ibsen Museum in Grimstad, &more) and Trinity Church (in Arendal). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ansgarkapellet, admire the engineering at Jegersberg HIking Trail, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum and Botanical Garden, University of Agder, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Som Church.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kristiansand online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Aalborg to Kristiansand takes 4.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Kristiansand are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Kristiansand

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Grimstad, Naes Ironworks Museum, Trinity Church
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Ansgarkapellet ©
Ansgarkapellet
The Ibsen Museum in Grimstad ©
The Ibsen Museum in Grimstad
Homborsund Lighthouse ©
Homborsund Lighthouse

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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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, thenget engrossed in the history at Gamle Bergen Museum - Bymuseet i Bergen, thencontemplate the long history of Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, and finally trek along Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall, examine the collection at Theta Museum, thentake a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, thenexplore the world behind art at KODE Art Museums of Bergen, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St John's Church.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Bergen online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Kristiansand to Bergen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Kristiansand in June: highs in Bergen hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. On the 28th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Alesund.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall
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Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall ©
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall

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Alesund, Norway

Alesund ©
A lively seaport renowned for its high concentration of Art Nouveau buildings, Alesund stretches over seven islands and features a compact city center almost entirely surrounded by water.
On the 28th (Sun), stroll through Tueneset and Hessabana. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Saudehornet, see the interesting displays at Ishavsmuseet Aarvak, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Alnes Lighthouse, and finally pause for some photo ops at Statute of Joachim Ronneberg.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Alesund road trip app.

Fly from Bergen to Alesund in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or ride a ferry. In June, daytime highs in Alesund are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Alesund

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Ishavsmuseet Aarvak, Saudehornet
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Alnes Lighthouse ©
Alnes Lighthouse
Sunnmoere Museum ©
Sunnmoere Museum
Ishavsmuseet Aarvak ©
Ishavsmuseet Aarvak

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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.
Viking Ship Museum and Oslomarka are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) and The Ibsen Museum. Take a break from Oslo with a short trip to Kjosterudjuvet in Drammen, about 54 minutes away. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Sognsvann Lake, examine the collection at Holmenkollen Ski Museum, contemplate the long history of Oscarsborg Fortress, and get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Oslo driving holiday planner.

Fly from Alesund to Oslo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Alesund in July: highs in Oslo hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Kjosterudjuvet
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Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Oslomarka ©
Oslomarka
Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) ©

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): examine the collection at Skansen, get engrossed in the history at Vasa Museum, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Strandvagen, thenwander the streets of Stockholm Old Town, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tyska Kyrkan (Old German Church). On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Monteliusvagen, thenstep into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, and then step into the grandiose world of Gripsholm Castle.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Stockholm online trip maker.

Fly from Oslo to Stockholm in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Stockholm can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Malmo.

Things to do in Stockholm

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Gripsholm Castle
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Skansen ©
Skansen
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Gripsholm Castle ©
Gripsholm Castle

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Malmo, Sweden

Malmo ©
A conglomeration of over a hundred different nationalities, cosmopolitan Malmo sits on the southern tip of Sweden as part of the most densely populated area in Scandinavia.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): admire the striking features of Lund Cathedral, explore the different monuments and memorials at Klosterkyrkan, thensee the interesting displays at Skissernas Museum – Museum of Artistic Process and Public Art, thenstep into the grandiose world of Malmohus castle, and finally explore the historical opulence of Torup Castle.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Malmo holiday maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Malmo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Malmo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Malmo

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Lund, Torup Castle
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Lund Cathedral ©
Lund Cathedral
Malmohus castle ©
Malmohus castle
Torup Castle ©
Torup Castle

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