16 days in Sweden & Denmark Itinerary

16 days in Sweden & Denmark Itinerary

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Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
2
Gothenburg, Sweden
— 2 nights
3
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 5 nights
4
Aarhus, Denmark
— 3 nights
5
Billund, Denmark
— 1 night


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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.
Stockholm is known for museums, historic sites, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Skansen, have fun and explore at Junibacken, explore the world behind art at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, and step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Stockholm online travel route planner.

Detroit, USA to Stockholm is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Detroit to Stockholm. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Detroit in May; daily highs in Stockholm reach 60°F and lows reach 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
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Skansen ©
Skansen
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

2
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.
On the 20th (Thu), get in on the family fun at Liseberg amusement park. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Anggardsbergens Naturreservat, admire the natural beauty at Gothenburg Botanical Garden, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Haga, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Horticultural Gardens (Tradgardsforeningen).

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You can fly from Stockholm to Gothenburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Gothenburg are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Theme Parks · Parks · Historic Sites
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Liseberg amusement park ©
Liseberg amusement park
Haga ©
Haga
Gothenburg Botanical Garden ©
Gothenburg Botanical Garden

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.
Copenhagen is known for historic sites, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Rosenborg Castle, admire the natural beauty at Tivoli Gardens, wander the streets of Christiania, and make a trip to The Little Mermaid.

To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Copenhagen trip planner.

Fly from Gothenburg to Copenhagen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. May in Copenhagen sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 45°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn

3
nights
Aarhus, Denmark

Aarhus ©
Located on the sea, Aarhus blends a world city with a small-town feel. Home to a young population, the city has a reputation for producing internationally known pop and rock musicians.
Aarhus is known for childrens museums, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Den Gamle By, engage your brain at Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses, hike along Brabrandstien, and walk around Marselisborg Mindepark.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Aarhus trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Copenhagen to Aarhus takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. May in Aarhus sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 44°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can drive to Billund.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums
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Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum
Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses ©
Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses

1
night
Billund, Denmark

Billund ©
Billund centers around everything LEGGO, as the seat of the internationally renowed company's headquarters (and also home to the Billund airport, built by the LEGGO company).
On the 30th (Sun), find something for the whole family at LEGOLAND Billund.

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Getting from Aarhus to Billund by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daytime highs in Billund are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Billund

Theme Parks
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LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund

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