34 days in Europe Itinerary

34 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Oslo, Norway
— 4 nights
2
Flam, Norway
— 3 nights
3
Bergen, Norway
— 4 nights
4
Torshavn, Faroe Islands
— 1 night
5
Aarhus, Denmark
— 3 nights
6
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
7
Gothenburg, Sweden
— 4 nights
8
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
9
Helsinki, Finland
— 3 nights
10
Tampere, Finland
— 2 nights
11
Rovaniemi, Finland
— 1 night

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bygdøy and Armed Forces Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Viking Ship Museum and Oslomarka. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Sognsvann Lake, step off the mainland to explore Hovedoya, see the interesting displays at Nobel Peace Center, and explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Oslo trip planner.

New York City, USA to Oslo is an approximately 12-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Oslo. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from New York City in July: highs in Oslo hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Flam.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Parks · Outdoors
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Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum ©
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum
Oslomarka ©
Oslomarka
Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) ©

3
nights
Flam, Norway

Flam ©
Nestled in a kingdom of mountains and fjords, the scenic village of Flam serves as a good base for exploring some of the most beautiful sights of Norwegian nature.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like FjordSafari and Stegastein Lookout. Borgund Stave Church and Bakka Church will appeal to history buffs. Explore Flam's surroundings by going to Vindhellavegen (in Borgund), Gamle Laerdalsoeyri (in Laerdalsoyri) and Kjelfossen Waterfall (in Gudvangen). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Brekkefossen, pause for some serene contemplation at Undredal Stave Church, take in the dramatic natural features at Naeroyfjord, and see the interesting displays at Flaamsbana Museet.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Flam online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Oslo to Flam takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and bus. While traveling from Oslo, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Flam, ranging from highs of 63°F to lows of 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Bergen.

Things to do in Flam

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Aurlandsvangen, Laerdalsoyri, Vindhellavegen, Kjelfossen Waterfall, Undredal Stave Church
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 2:
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FjordSafari ©
FjordSafari
Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Brekkefossen ©
Brekkefossen

4
nights
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum and Bryggen. Discover out-of-the-way places like Ulriken and Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall. Venture out of the city with trips to Tonnegarden Economusee (in Holmefjord) and Fossen Bratte (in Eikedalen). And it doesn't end there: hike along Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken, get engrossed in the history at Gamle Bergen Museum - Bymuseet i Bergen, see the interesting displays at Theta Museum, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Bergen attractions planner.

You can drive from Flam to Bergen in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Torshavn.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Alvoen Country Mansion - Bymuseet i Bergen, Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall, Tonnegarden Economusee, Fossen Bratte
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 6:
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Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene

1
night
Torshavn, Faroe Islands

Torshavn ©
Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands. On the 7th (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Kirkjubour Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Torshavn Cathedral, and then get to know the fascinating history of Tinganes.

Planning Torshavn trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Torshavn takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Traveling from Bergen to Torshavn, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bergen in August, you will find days in Torshavn are slightly colder (55°F), and nights are about the same (48°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Aarhus.

Things to do in Torshavn

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kirkjubour Cathedral
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Tinganes ©
Tinganes
Kirkjubour Cathedral ©
Kirkjubour Cathedral
Torshavn Cathedral ©
Torshavn Cathedral

3
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.
Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church and Viborg Domkirke are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Koldinghus and Sct. Nicolai Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Aarhus: CLAY Museum of Ceramic Art Denmark (in Middelfart) and Trapholt (in Kolding). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aarhus Domkirke, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tilst Kirke, and don't miss a visit to Dokk1.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Aarhus road trip planning site.

You can fly from Torshavn to Aarhus in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Torshavn in August, you will find days in Aarhus are a bit warmer (70°F), and nights are about the same (53°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Aarhus

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Vejle, Kolding, Viborg Domkirke, CLAY Museum of Ceramic Art Denmark
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 10:
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Aarhus Domkirke ©
Aarhus Domkirke
Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church ©
Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church
Koldinghus ©
Koldinghus

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.
Nyhavn and Frederiksborg Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get outdoors at Jaegerborg Dyrehave and Amager Strandpark. Explore Copenhagen's surroundings by going to Frederiksborg Slotskirke (in Hillerod), Rudolph Tegners Museum (in Dronningmoelle) and The Karen Blixen Museum (in Rungsted). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, browse the eclectic array of goods at Torvehallerne, have fun and explore at Experimentarium, and explore the world behind art at The David Collection.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Copenhagen journey planning tool.

You can drive from Aarhus to Copenhagen in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Copenhagen are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Hillerod, Jaegerborg Dyrehave, Rudolph Tegners Museum, Experimentarium, The Karen Blixen Museum
Find places to stay Aug 10 — 14:
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Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle
Frederiksborg Slotskirke ©
Frederiksborg Slotskirke
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle

4
nights
Gothenburg, Sweden

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.
Visiting Southern Goteborg Archipelago and Boat Tours & Water Sports will get you outdoors. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museum of Fine Art (Goteborgs Konstmuseum) and Volvo Museum. Step out of Gothenburg with an excursion to Trollhätte Canal in Trollhattan--about 38 minutes away. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Aeroseum, don't miss a visit to Bohus Fastning, admire the natural beauty at Horticultural Gardens (Tradgardsforeningen), and stroll around Gothenburg Botanical Garden.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Gothenburg trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Copenhagen to Gothenburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Gothenburg can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Trollhätte Canal, Bohus Fastning
Find places to stay Aug 14 — 18:
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Trollhätte Canal ©
Trollhätte Canal
Volvo Museum ©
Volvo Museum
Museum of Fine Art (Goteborgs Konstmuseum) ©

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.
Popular historic sites such as Royal Palace and Monteliusvagen are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Vasa Museum and Fotografiska Stockholm. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Royal Armory, stroll the grounds of Skogskyrkogarden, get engrossed in the history at Hallwyl Museum (Hallwylska Museet), and appreciate the extensive heritage of Strandvagen.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Stockholm online attractions planner.

You can fly from Gothenburg to Stockholm in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In August in Stockholm, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 53°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 22:
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Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

3
nights
Helsinki, Finland

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.
Let the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and The National Museum of Finland capture your imagination. Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Cathedral of Porvoo will appeal to history buffs. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Porvoo Old Town in Porvoo, about 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Sinebrychoff Art Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, and find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Helsinki visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Historic Sites · Adventure

Side Trip

Porvoo
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

2
nights
Tampere, Finland

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and finally see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Cross Church, then brush up on your military savvy at The Parola Armour Museum, then see the interesting displays at The Car Museum of Vehoniemi (Vehoniemen automuseo), and finally admire the masterpieces at Maltinranta Artcenter.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Tampere journey planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in August, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Parola, The Car Museum of Vehoniemi (Vehoniemen automuseo)
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 27:
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
The Parola Armour Museum ©
The Parola Armour Museum

1
night
Rovaniemi, Finland

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church and then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip maker app.

Do a combination of train and flight from Tampere to Rovaniemi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Tampere in August, you will find days in Rovaniemi are slightly colder (63°F), and nights are about the same (49°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 28:
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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