31 days in Sweden Itinerary

31 days in Sweden Itinerary

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31 days in Sweden Itinerary

Start: Stockholm
1
Stockholm
— 6 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Linkoping
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Gothenburg
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Malmo
— 5 nights
train:  3​h 15​min
5
Kalmar
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Visby, Gotland
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  7​h 15​min
7
Abisko
— 2 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Stockholm

6
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 discover tucked-away gems like Uppsala Domkyrka and Monteliusvagen. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stockholm: Uppsala (Botanical Gardens & The English Bookshop). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Skansen, explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm, head off the coast to Stockholm Old Town, and get a sense of history and politics at Stockholm City Hall.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Stockholm day trip planner .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Stockholm. In June, daytime highs in Stockholm are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Linkoping.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Uppsala, Millesgarden
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Skansen ©
Skansen
Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum

3
nights
Linkoping

Linkoping ©
Linköping is a city in southern Sweden, with 153 000 inhabitants in 2016. Explore hidden gems such as Flygvapenmuseum and The Industrial Landscape. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Linkoping: Norrkoping (Matteus kyrka & Hedvigs church), Kolmården Zoo (in Kolmarden) and Astrid Lindgren's Worlds guest (in Vimmerby). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Linkoping Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Linkopings Castle- and Cathedral museum, and admire the engineering at Norsholms sluss, Gota kanal.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Linkoping itinerary planner .

You can take a train from Stockholm to Linkoping in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June in Linkoping, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Linkoping

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Norrkoping, Astrid Lindgren's Worlds guest, Norsholms sluss, Gota kanal, Kolmården Zoo
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Kolmården Zoo ©
Kolmården Zoo
Flygvapenmuseum ©
Flygvapenmuseum
Astrid Lindgren's Worlds guest ©
Astrid Lindgren's Worlds guest

5
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Horticultural Gardens (Tradgardsforeningen) and Volvo Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Gothenburg: Carlstens Fastning (in Marstrand), Kungsklyftan (in Fjallbacka) and Tanumshede (Vitlycke Museum & Rastplats Varldsarvet Tanum). There's lots more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Slottsskogen, see the interesting displays at Maritiman, appreciate the extensive heritage of Haga, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Gothenburg online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Linkoping to Gothenburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Gothenburg are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Malmo.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tanumshede, Carlstens Fastning, Jonsereds Tradgardar, Kungsklyftan
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Volvo Museum ©
Volvo Museum
Slottsskogen ©
Slottsskogen

5
nights
Malmo

Malmo ©
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Smalandet Markaryds Algsafari and Ales Stenar. Get out of town with these interesting Malmo side-trips: Naturum Vattenriket (in Kristianstad), Sofiero Palace (in Helsingborg) and Ystad (Per Helsas Gard & Charlotte Berlins Museum). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Hovs Hallar, don't miss a visit to Lund Cathedral, walk around Kungsparken, and snap pictures at Oresund Bridge.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Malmo trip planner .

Drive from Gothenburg to Malmo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Kalmar.

Things to do in Malmo

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ystad, Lund, Naturum Vattenriket, Smalandet Markaryds Algsafari, Sofiero Palace
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Smalandet Markaryds Algsafari ©
Smalandet Markaryds Algsafari
Hovs Hallar ©
Hovs Hallar
Naturum Vattenriket ©
Naturum Vattenriket

4
nights
Kalmar

Kalmar ©
Kalmar is a city in the southeast of Sweden, situated by the Baltic Sea. Step off the beaten path and head to Kalmar Castle and Marine Museum Karlskrona. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Kalmar County Museum, let little ones run wild at Stadsparken, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kalmar Cathedral, and tee off at Kalmar Golfbana.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kalmar trip itinerary maker site .

Take a train from Malmo to Kalmar in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect little chillier evenings in Kalmar when traveling from Malmo in June, with lows around 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Visby.

Things to do in Kalmar

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Marine Museum Karlskrona
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Kalmar Castle ©
Kalmar Castle
Marine Museum Karlskrona ©
Marine Museum Karlskrona
Kalmar County Museum ©
Kalmar County Museum

4
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Hogklint Naturreservat and Botaniska Tradgarden. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Visby: Grogarnsberget (in Katthammarsvik) and Langhammars Sea Stack Field (in Faro). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Visby City Wall, Head underground at Lummelundagrottan, cruise along Jungfrun, and do some two-wheel cruising with Tjauls Adventures.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Visby trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by flight from Kalmar to Visby takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Abisko.

Things to do in Visby

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Jungfrun, Grogarnsberget, Langhammars Sea Stack Field
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Hogklint Naturreservat ©
Hogklint Naturreservat
Grogarnsberget ©
Grogarnsberget
Visby City Wall ©
Visby City Wall

2
nights
Abisko

Abisko's northern location free of light pollution makes it home to one of the greatest displays of the Northern Lights and midnight suns.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Abisko National Park. Go for a jaunt from Abisko to Kiruna to see Kiruna Kyrka about 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Lights Over Lapland.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Abisko trip website .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Visby to Abisko in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from Visby in June, you will find days in Abisko are little chillier (16°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Abisko

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Kiruna
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Lights Over Lapland ©
Lights Over Lapland
Abisko National Park ©
Abisko National Park

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