8 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

8 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

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8 days in Scandinavia Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv, Israel
Fly:  7​h 45​min
1
Stockholm, Sweden
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Tromso, Norway
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
3
Leknes, Norway
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
4
Longyearbyen, Norway
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Tel Aviv, Israel

1
night
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Stockholm trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Stockholm is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in March: high temperatures in Stockholm hover around 5°C and lows are around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Stockholm

Neighborhoods Parks Nature
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Sodermalm ©
Sodermalm
Room Escape Games
Moderna Museet - Stockholm ©
Moderna Museet - Stockholm

2
nights
Tromso, Norway

The cultural and economic hub of northern Norway, Tromso boasts a historical city center containing one of the highest concentrations of wooden houses in Europe.
On the 6th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Tromsø Museum – Universitetsmuseet and then get interesting insight from Tours. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum, then explore the world behind art at Perspektivet Museum, then explore the striking landscape at Tromso Fjords, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Graff Brygghus.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Tromso day trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Tromso takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Stockholm in March, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Tromso: temperatures range from 1°C by day to -4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums Wildlife Tours
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Speed Boats Tours
Perspektivet Museum ©
Perspektivet Museum
Tromsø Museum – Universitetsmuseet ©

1
night
Leknes, Norway

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): step off the mainland to explore Lofoten Island and then admire the majestic nature at Haukland Beach.

For maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Leknes trip maker tool .

Getting from Tromso to Leknes by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. March in Leknes sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Longyearbyen.

Things to do in Leknes

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Lofoten Island
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Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Lofoten Island ©
Lofoten Island

3
nights
Longyearbyen, Norway

A coal-mining town, Longyearbyen draws visitors interested in viewing the northern lights.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Svalbard Museum and then push the limits with an extreme tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Tue): see the interesting displays at North Pole Expedition Museum and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Longyearbyen trip planner .

Fly from Leknes to Longyearbyen in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Leknes in March: high temperatures in Longyearbyen hover around -7°C and lows are around -14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Longyearbyen

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
North Pole Expedition Museum ©
North Pole Expedition Museum

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