17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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17 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Paris, France
1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Stockholm, Sweden
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
3
Rovaniemi, Finland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Saariselka, Finland
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 15​min
5
Tromso, Norway
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
6
Gothenburg, Sweden
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
7
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Paris, France

2
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, then wander the streets of Trocadero, then admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and finally step off the mainland to explore Ile Saint-Louis. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum, then take a stroll through Montmartre, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Paris itinerary planner .

If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major airports are Paris-Orly Airport, Charles de Gaulle International Airport and Paris Beauvais Tillé Airport. In October in Paris, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 10°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Stockholm.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Monteliusvagen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Drottningholm Palace, then explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm, then get engrossed in the history at Vasa Museum, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Strandvagen.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Stockholm attractions planner .

Traveling by flight from Paris to Stockholm takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Paris in October: high temperatures in Stockholm hover around 12°C and lows are around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Stockholm

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Stockholm Old Town ©
Stockholm Old Town
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

2
nights
Rovaniemi, Finland

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, then stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, and then fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi tour itinerary maker app .

You can fly from Stockholm to Rovaniemi in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Stockholm to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Stockholm in October, expect Rovaniemi to be little chillier, temps between 3°C and -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles

2
nights
Saariselka, Finland

Saariselka ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop and then explore the striking landscape of Lemmenjoki National Park.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Saariselka itinerary maker .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -2°C. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Thu) before leaving for Tromso.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum, Lemmenjoki National Park
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Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Tromso Domkirke, look for all kinds of wild species at Telegrafbukta Beach, admire the masterpieces at Perspektivet Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of The Arctic Cathedral, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady Catholic Church. On the next day, walk around Prestvannet Lake, look and learn at Northern Norwegian Science Center, and then see the interesting displays at The Polar Museum (Polarmuseet).

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Tromso road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Tromso takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time to Central European Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Saariselka in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Tromso, with lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
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Perspektivet Museum ©
Perspektivet Museum
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral
Telegrafbukta Beach ©
Telegrafbukta Beach

3
nights
Gothenburg, Sweden

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Masthuggskyrkan, step into the grandiose world of Gunnebo Palace, and then admire the striking features of Tjoloholms Castle. On the 5th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Saltholmen, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Oscar Fredriks Church, then steep yourself in history at Skansen Kronan, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Haga.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Gothenburg sightseeing planner .

Traveling by flight from Tromso to Gothenburg takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tromso in November: high temperatures in Gothenburg hover around 8°C and lows are around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Tjoloholms Castle, Ragnhildsholmen borgruin
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Tjoloholms Castle ©
Tjoloholms Castle
Haga ©
Haga
Oscar Fredriks Church ©
Oscar Fredriks Church

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Kastellet. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Frederiksborg Castle, then explore the historical opulence of Rosenborg Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at Frederiks Kirke (Marmorkirken), and finally take a leisurely stroll along Nyhavn.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Copenhagen online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Gothenburg to Copenhagen takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Copenhagen can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Frederiksborg Castle
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Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle

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