18 days in Sweden Itinerary

18 days in Sweden Itinerary

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18 days in Sweden Itinerary

Start: Toulouse
Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Stockholm
— 4 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
2
Rattvik
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Fjallbacka
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Gothenburg
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Toulouse

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.
Skokloster Castle and Anundshog are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Linnaeus Garden and Harkeberga kyrka for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stockholm: Stromsholm Palace (in Vasteras), Munktellmuseet (in Eskilstuna) and Sigtuna (Mariakyrkan & S:t Olofs Church Ruins). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Jarnpojken, pause for some serene contemplation at Sofia Kyrka, explore the historical opulence of Rosendal Palace, and see the interesting displays at Postmuseum.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Stockholm driving holiday site .

Toulouse, France to Stockholm is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Toulouse in May: high temperatures in Stockholm hover around 18°C and lows are around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Rattvik.

Things to do in Stockholm

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vasteras, Sigtuna, Munktellmuseet, MC Collection Motorcycle Museum, Harkeberga kyrka
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Skokloster Castle ©
Skokloster Castle
Munktellmuseet ©
Munktellmuseet

4
nights
Rattvik

Rattvik ©
Rättvik is a locality and the seat of Rättvik Municipality, Dalarna County, Sweden, with 4,686 inhabitants in 2010. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Naturum Dalarna and Vasaloppsmuseet. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Dossbergets Hembygdsgard med Stadigstugan and Rattviks kyrka. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rattvik: Gysinge (Naturum Farnebofjarden & Brandbilsmuseet i Gysinge), Avesta (Verket & Avesta Visentpark) and Hemlingby friluftsomrade (in Gavle). There's still lots to do: get outside with Styggforsen, don't miss a visit to Springkallan, and pause for some serene contemplation at Leksands Church.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Rattvik trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Stockholm to Rattvik takes 3.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Rattvik can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Fjallbacka.

Things to do in Rattvik

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Avesta, Gysinge, Naturum Dalarna, Leksands Church, Hemlingby friluftsomrade
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Verket ©
Verket
Naturum Dalarna ©
Naturum Dalarna
Vasaloppsmuseet ©
Vasaloppsmuseet

5
nights
Fjallbacka

Fjallbacka ©
Fjällbacka is a locality situated in Tanum Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden with 859 inhabitants in 2010.Fjällbacka is mostly known as a summer tourist resort, with a long history.Fjällbacka is located at Latitude 58,36 North Longitude 11,17 East, approximately 150 km from Gothenburg, 165 km from Oslo and 520 km from Stockholm.Notable residentsThe actress Ingrid Bergman lived here, when she visited Sweden.Swedish crime writer Camilla Läckberg grew up here; many of her books take place in or around Fjällbacka. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kungsklyftan and Tjurpannans Naturreservat. Popular historic sites such as Karingon and Stro Kyrka are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fjallbacka: Hogsbyns Hallristningar (in Bengtsfors), Tanumshede (Rastplats Varldsarvet Tanum & Tanums Hallristningsmuseum Underslos) and Vanermuseet (in Lidkoping). There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at King's Cliff, shop like a local with Not Quite, explore the world behind art at von Echstedtska Garden, and examine the collection at Linmuseet.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Fjallbacka road trip planner.

Getting from Rattvik to Fjallbacka by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Rattvik in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 10°C in Fjallbacka. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Fjallbacka

Historic Sites Museums Trails

Side Trips

Tanumshede, Lidkoping, Grebbestad, Pater Noster Lighthouse, Not Quite
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Pater Noster Lighthouse ©
Pater Noster Lighthouse
Karingon ©
Karingon
von Echstedtska Garden ©
von Echstedtska Garden

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Aeroseum and Tjoloholms Castle. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Bohus Fastning and Skansen Kronan. Go for a jaunt from Gothenburg to Marstrand to see Carlstens Fastning about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Maritiman, steep yourself in history at Skansen Lejonet, pause for some serene contemplation at Vasa Church, and explore the historical opulence of Gunnebo Palace.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Gothenburg vacation planner .

Drive from Fjallbacka to Gothenburg in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Tjoloholms Castle, Carlstens Fastning, Bohus Fastning
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Maritiman ©
Maritiman
Carlstens Fastning ©
Carlstens Fastning
Aeroseum ©
Aeroseum

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