20 days in Sweden Itinerary

20 days in Sweden Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsingborg
— 3 nights
2
Gothenburg
— 3 nights
3
Hunnebostrand
— 3 nights
4
Visby, Gotland
— 2 nights
5
Linkoping
— 3 nights
6
Tystberga
— 1 night
7
Stockholm
— 4 nights

3
nights
Helsingborg

Helsingborg ©
A scenic coastal city known for its lively waterfront area overlooked by a medieval castle, Helsingborg considers itself Sweden's gateway to Europe.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Smalandet Markaryds Algsafari and Oresund Bridge. Escape the urban bustle at Hallands Vadero and Forsakar Nature Reserve. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsingborg: Skansenbadet (in Bastad), Kristianstad (Naturum Vattenriket & Balsberget Och Balsbergsgrottan) and Hallamolla vattenfall och kvarn (in Brosarp). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Drakamollan Naturreservat and take a peaceful walk through Palsjo skog.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Helsingborg road trip app.

Jerusalem, Israel to Helsingborg is an approximately 13-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Jerusalem in August: high temperatures in Helsingborg hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Helsingborg

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Kristianstad, Smalandet Markaryds Algsafari, Skansenbadet, Forsakar Nature Reserve, Oresund Bridge
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Smalandet Markaryds Algsafari ©
Smalandet Markaryds Algsafari
Oresund Bridge ©
Oresund Bridge
Naturum Vattenriket ©
Naturum Vattenriket

3
nights
Gothenburg

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.
Attractions like Liseberg amusement park and Getteron 1:a vik make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of the city life by going to Fishing Charters & Tours and Roro naturreservat. Get out of town with these interesting Gothenburg side-trips: Akulla Bokskogar (in Rolfstorp), Saveans Naturreservat (in Floda) and Grimsholmen Nature Reserve (in Falkenberg). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Haga, identify plant and animal life at Natureserve Mollungen, and take in the architecture and design of Chalmers University of Technology.

To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Gothenburg trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Helsingborg to Gothenburg in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August in Gothenburg, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Hunnebostrand.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Roro naturreservat, Akulla Bokskogar, Getteron 1:a vik, Saveans Naturreservat, Grimsholmen Nature Reserve
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Liseberg amusement park ©
Liseberg amusement park
Fishing Charters & Tours
Haga ©
Haga

3
nights
Hunnebostrand

Hunnebostrand ©
Hunnebostrand is a locality situated in Sotenäs Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden with 1,731 inhabitants in 2010. Escape the urban bustle at Kungsklyftan and Ramsvikslandet. We've included these beaches for you: Tjurpannans Naturreservat and Gustafsbergs naturreservat. Change things up with these side-trips from Hunnebostrand: Ekopark Halle- och Hunneberg (in Vargon), Stangehuvud Naturreservat (in Lysekil) and Uddevalla (Moose Af Annerod & Hastepallarna - Bodele). It doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Nordens Ark.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Hunnebostrand planning website.

You can drive from Gothenburg to Hunnebostrand in 2 hours. In August in Hunnebostrand, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Visby.

Things to do in Hunnebostrand

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Uddevalla, Ekopark Halle- och Hunneberg, Tjurpannans Naturreservat, Kungsklyftan, Stangehuvud Naturreservat
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Nordens Ark ©
Nordens Ark
Ramsvikslandet ©
Ramsvikslandet
Kungsklyftan ©
Kungsklyftan

2
nights
Visby, Gotland

Visby ©
Located on the largest island in the Baltic Sea, the historical port town of Visby features one of the best-preserved medieval city walls in northern Europe.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): kick back and relax at Folhammar, then take in the awesome beauty at Grogarnsberget, and then do some two-wheel cruising with Tjauls Adventures. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): kick back and relax at Bla Lagunen, delve into the lush surroundings at Furilden Naturreservat, then identify plant and animal life at Hogklint Naturreservat, and finally play a few rounds at Visby Golfklubb.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Visby trip planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Hunnebostrand to Visby with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Linkoping.

Things to do in Visby

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Gotland, Folhammar, Grogarnsberget, Visby Golfklubb
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Bla Lagunen ©
Bla Lagunen
Visby Golfklubb ©
Visby Golfklubb
Furilden Naturreservat ©
Furilden Naturreservat

3
nights
Linkoping

Linkoping ©
Linköping is a city in southern Sweden, with 153 000 inhabitants in 2016. Get outdoors at Naturreservatet Skurugata & Skuruhatt and Trailriding in Tiveden. Attractions like Naturum Takern and Matteus kyrka make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Trollegater Naturreservat (in Rimforsa), Arkosund Archipelago (in Arkosund) and Bjorkenas Naturreservat (in Aneby). There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Tinnero Eklandskap and take in the awesome beauty at Ekopark Omberg.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Linkoping trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Visby to Linkoping takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tystberga.

Things to do in Linkoping

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Trollegater Naturreservat, Trailriding in Tiveden, Naturreservatet Skurugata & Skuruhatt, Matteus kyrka, Naturum Takern
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Arkosund Archipelago ©
Arkosund Archipelago
Trollegater Naturreservat ©
Trollegater Naturreservat
Naturreservatet Skurugata & Skuruhatt
Naturreservatet Skurugata & Skuruhatt

1
night
Tystberga

Tystberga ©
Tystberga is a locality situated in Nyköping Municipality, Södermanland County, Sweden with 828 inhabitants in 2010. On the 21st (Fri), brush up on your military savvy at The Femore Fortress, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Botvids Kyrka, then identify plant and animal life at Savo Nature Reserve, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Stendorren Nature Reserve.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Tystberga vacation builder site.

You can drive from Linkoping to Tystberga in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Tystberga are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Stockholm.

Things to do in Tystberga

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Oxelosund, Savo Nature Reserve
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Stendorren Nature Reserve ©
Stendorren Nature Reserve
St. Botvids Kyrka ©
St. Botvids Kyrka

4
nights
Stockholm

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Vasa Museum and Skansen. Get in touch with nature at Sodermalm and Soderbysjon. The adventure continues: take in panoramic vistas at Stockholm City Hall, stroll through Langholmen, get in on the family fun at Junibacken, and see the interesting displays at ABBA The Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Stockholm trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tystberga to Stockholm takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
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Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

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