18 days in St. Petersburg & Scandinavia Itinerary

18 days in St. Petersburg & Scandinavia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 3 nights
2
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
3
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
4
Bergen, Norway
— 1 night
5
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 5 nights

3
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
St. Petersburg is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The State Hermitage Museum, contemplate the long history of Palace Square, stroll around Peterhof State Museum Preserve, and examine the collection at Russian Museum.

For where to stay and more tourist information, use the St. Petersburg journey maker website.

Melbourne, Australia to St. Petersburg is an approximately 26-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Melbourne to St. Petersburg. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in July; daily highs in St. Petersburg reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood ©
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral

3
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.
Stockholm is known for museums, historic sites, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Vasa Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Stockholm City Hall, examine the collection at Skansen, and have fun and explore at Junibacken.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Stockholm vacation maker tool.

Getting from St. Petersburg to Stockholm by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Moscow Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. In July in Stockholm, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Drottningholm Palace, Millesgarden
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Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Stockholm Old Town ©
Stockholm Old Town

3
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.
Step out of Oslo with an excursion to Hallanderiet in Son--about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), walk around Vigeland Park, explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, and see the interesting displays at 22 July Centre.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Oslo trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Stockholm to Oslo in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Stockholm in July since evenings lows in Oslo dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hallanderiet
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Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Ulriken, get a taste of the local shopping with DMG GALLERY, thentake a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Fish Market.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Bergen trip planning app.

Fly from Oslo to Bergen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Oslo in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Bergen, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Bergen

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Ulriken ©
Ulriken

5
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.
Copenhagen is known for historic sites, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Tivoli Gardens, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark, enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetarn, and admire the striking features of Amalienborg.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Copenhagen online day trip planner.

Fly from Bergen to Copenhagen in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Bergen in July, expect nights in Copenhagen to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
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Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle

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