15 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

15 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Sweden trip planner

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Fly
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Gothenburg
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Marstrand
— 1 night
Drive
3
Smogen
Drive
4
Hunnebostrand
Drive
5
Fjallbacka
— 1 night
Drive
6
Grebbestad
— 1 night
Drive
7
Tanum
— 1 night
Drive
8
Stromstad
— 2 nights
Drive
9
Karlstad
— 4 nights
Fly
10
Stockholm
— 2 nights
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Gothenburg

— 2 nights

Little London

Situated on Sweden's western coastline, Gothenburg attracts visitors with cultural festivals, a lively music scene, and a blend of classical and modern architecture.
On the 30th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Volvo Museum, get in on the family fun at Liseberg amusement park, and then explore the engaging exhibits at Universeum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Horticultural Gardens (Tradgardsforeningen), take in nature's colorful creations at Gothenburg Botanical Garden, and then get to know the fascinating history of Haga.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Gothenburg route planning app.

Barcelona, Spain to Gothenburg is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Barcelona in August, things will get a bit cooler in Gothenburg: highs are around 22°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to drive to Marstrand.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks
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Marstrand

— 1 night
Marstrand is a seaside locality situated in Kungälv Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Carlstens Fastning and then don't miss a visit to Marstrand.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Marstrand trip builder site.

You can drive from Gothenburg to Marstrand in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Smogen.

Things to do in Marstrand

Historic Sites
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Smogen

Smögen is a locality situated in Sotenäs Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden with 1,329 inhabitants in 2010. For maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Smogen online travel planner.

You can drive from Marstrand to Smogen in 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Smogen are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll set off for Hunnebostrand on the 1st (Wed).

Things to do in Smogen

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife
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Hunnebostrand

Hunnebostrand is a locality situated in Sotenäs Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden with 1,731 inhabitants in 2010. To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Hunnebostrand travel route builder app.

Hunnebostrand is just a short distance from Smogen. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. On the 1st (Wed), you're off to Fjallbacka.

Things to do in Hunnebostrand

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours
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Fjallbacka

— 1 night
Fjällbacka is a locality situated in Tanum Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden with 859 inhabitants in 2010.Fjällbacka is mostly known as a summer tourist resort, with a long history.Fjällbacka is located at Latitude 58,36 North Longitude 11,17 East, approximately 150 km from Gothenburg, 165 km from Oslo and 520 km from Stockholm.Notable residentsThe actress Ingrid Bergman lived here, when she visited Sweden.Swedish crime writer Camilla Läckberg grew up here; many of her books take place in or around Fjällbacka. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): explore the stunning scenery at Kungsklyftan, discover the deep blue sea with Dyk-Leif, and then step off the mainland to explore Weather Islands.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Fjallbacka sightseeing tool.

Fjallbacka is just a stone's throw from Hunnebostrand. September in Fjallbacka sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to Grebbestad.

Things to do in Fjallbacka

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Grebbestad

— 1 night
Grebbestad is a locality situated in Tanum Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden. To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Grebbestad trip itinerary maker.

Grebbestad is very close to Fjallbacka. In September in Grebbestad, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 3rd (Fri), you're off to Tanum.

Things to do in Grebbestad

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites
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Tanum

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Vitlycke Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Tanum itinerary tool.

Tanum is just a short distance from Grebbestad. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. You will leave for Stromstad on the 4th (Sat).

Things to do in Tanum

Museums

Side Trip

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Stromstad

— 2 nights
Strömstad is a locality and the seat of Strömstad Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden with 6,288 inhabitants in 2010.For historical reasons, Strömstad is called a city despite its small population.HistoryOriginally, the province Bohuslän, where Strömstad is situated, was Norwegian territory, which was transferred to Sweden according to the Treaty of Roskilde in 1658.At Strömstad, there was a small fishing village known as Strömmen. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): find something for the whole family at Daftoland. Keep things going the next day: tee off at Dynekilen Golf Course and then browse the different shops at Nordby Shoppingcenter.

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Stromstad is just a stone's throw from Tanum. September in Stromstad sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. You will leave for Karlstad on the 6th (Mon).

Things to do in Stromstad

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Shopping · Golf
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Karlstad

— 4 nights
Karlstad Municipality is a municipality in Värmland County in west central Sweden. Venture out of the city with trips to Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter (in Arvika) and Orebro (Wadkoping Open Air Museum & Orebro Castle). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Sandgrund Lars Lerin, get engrossed in the history at Brigadmuseum, and walk around Mariebergsskogen.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Karlstad online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Stromstad to Karlstad takes 3 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Karlstad can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Stockholm.

Things to do in Karlstad

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Stockholm

— 2 nights

Beauty by the Water

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, historic sites, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Skansen, get engrossed in the history at Royal Palace, explore the world behind art at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, and ponder the world of politics at Stockholm City Hall.

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Traveling by flight from Karlstad to Stockholm takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Stockholm are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

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