15 days in Sweden Itinerary

15 days in Sweden Itinerary

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Stockholm
— 3 nights
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Kalmar
— 2 nights
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Gothenburg
— 2 nights
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Malmo
— 4 nights

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Stockholm

Stockholm ©

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.
Let the collections at Vasa Museum and Skansen capture your imagination. Shop till you drop at Fargfabriken and Ostermalm Saluhall. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, appreciate the extensive heritage of Monteliusvagen, brush up on your military savvy at Army Museum, and examine the collection at Fotografiska Stockholm.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Stockholm trip itinerary planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Stockholm is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Traveling from Melbourne in October, things will get slightly colder in Stockholm: highs are around 12°C and lows about 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kalmar.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 5:
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Skansen ©
Skansen
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

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Kalmar

Kalmar ©
Kalmar is a city in the southeast of Sweden, situated by the Baltic Sea. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Kalmar Castle, then experience rural life at Skalby 4H-gard, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kalmar Cathedral, and finally contemplate the long history of Stortorget. On the next day, look for gifts at Gerdas Te & Kaffehandel, then get engrossed in the history at Kalmar County Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Klackeberga Kyrka, and finally let little ones run wild at Stadsparken.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kalmar day trip planning tool.

Traveling by train from Stockholm to Kalmar takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Kalmar can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Kalmar

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Oct 5 — 8:
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Kalmar Castle ©
Kalmar Castle
Kalmar Cathedral ©
Kalmar Cathedral
Kalmar County Museum ©
Kalmar County Museum

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Gothenburg

Gothenburg ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Bohus Fastning, see the interesting displays at Aeroseum, make a trip to Kvarnbyn, then get to know the fascinating history of Haga, and finally examine the collection at Maritiman. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Anggardsbergens Naturreservat and then step into the grandiose world of Tjoloholms Castle.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Gothenburg tour planner.

You can drive from Kalmar to Gothenburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Gothenburg can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Malmo.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 8 — 10:
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Haga ©
Haga
Tjoloholms Castle ©
Tjoloholms Castle
Bohus Fastning ©
Bohus Fastning

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Malmo

Malmo ©

Sweden's Berlin

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.
Malmohus castle and Klosterkyrkan will appeal to history buffs. Let the collections at Railway Museum Angelholm and Eslovs Leksaksmuseum capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Perslunds Hembygdsgard (in Astorp), Angelholms Flygmuseum (in Angelholm) and Medborgarhuset (in Eslov). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Skarhults slott, look for gifts at Malmo Saluhall, examine the collection at Moderna Museet - Malmo, and take in the views from Oresund Bridge.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Malmo day trip website.

Take a train from Gothenburg to Malmo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. On the 14th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Malmo

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 10 — 14:
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Malmohus castle ©
Malmohus castle
Railway Museum Angelholm ©
Railway Museum Angelholm
Angelholms Flygmuseum ©
Angelholms Flygmuseum

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