15 days in Stockholm, Copenhagen & Northern Norway Itinerary

15 days in Stockholm, Copenhagen & Northern Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  25 h
1
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Tromso, Norway
— 3 nights
Fly:  28 h
End: Sydney, Australia

4
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.
Vasa Museum and Royal Palace are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Uppsala Domkyrka and Strandvagen. Take a break from Stockholm with a short trip to Gamla Uppsala in Uppsala, about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Skansen, explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm, admire the landmark architecture of Drottningholm Palace, and take an in-depth tour of The Swedish History Museum.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Stockholm route maker app.

Sydney, Australia to Stockholm is an approximately 25- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Stockholm is minus 9 hours. August in Stockholm sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Uppsala, Drottningholm Palace
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Uppsala Domkyrka ©
Uppsala Domkyrka
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Mons Klint and The David Collection. Get a sense of the local culture at Nyhavn and Stevns Klint. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Copenhagen: Cold War Museum Stevnsfort (in Roedvig), Store Heddinge (Stevns Klint Trampesti & Hoejerup Gamle Kirke) and Thorsvang - Danmarks Samlermuseum (in Stege). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Geo Center Mons Klint, visit Stroeget, get lost in a book at Royal Library (Kongelige Bibliotek), and appreciate the history behind The Little Mermaid.

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You can fly from Stockholm to Copenhagen in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Moen, Store Heddinge, Cold War Museum Stevnsfort
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Cold War Museum Stevnsfort ©
Cold War Museum Stevnsfort
Stevns Klint ©
Stevns Klint
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn

3
nights
Tromso, Norway

Tromso ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): get lost in a book at Tromso Public library and City Archives, take in the dramatic natural features at Tromso Fjords, then explore the world behind art at Perspektivet Museum, and finally admire the natural beauty at Tromso Botaniske Hage. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Arctic Cathedral and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Tromso trip itinerary maker app.

Fly from Copenhagen to Tromso in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Copenhagen in September, things will get a bit cooler in Tromso: highs are around 13°C and lows about 6°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Tromso

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
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Tromso Fjords ©
Tromso Fjords
Speed Boats Tours
Perspektivet Museum ©
Perspektivet Museum

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