17 days in Finland & Sweden Itinerary

17 days in Finland & Sweden Itinerary

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17 days in Finland & Sweden Itinerary

Sydney, Australia
Fly:  22​h 45​min
Helsinki, Finland
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h
Hunnebostrand, Sweden
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Granna, Sweden
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
Sydney, Australia

3
days
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Rock Church and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Fortress of Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. There's still lots to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Helsinki is an approximately 23-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Helsinki is minus 8 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Sydney in March; daily highs in Helsinki reach 3°C and lows reach -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Hunnebostrand.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Shopping, #Museums, #Historic Sites
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Hakaniemi Market ©
Hakaniemi Market
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna

3
days
Hunnebostrand, Sweden

Hunnebostrand ©
Hunnebostrand is a locality situated in Sotenäs Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden with 1,731 inhabitants in 2010. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Southern Goteborg Archipelago and The Rock Carvings in Tanum. Explore hidden gems such as Tjurpannans Naturreservat and Fish Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hunnebostrand: Lysekil (Galleri Tint & Stangehuvud Naturreservat) and Fjallbacka (Kungsklyftan & King's Cliff). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Ramsvikslandet and look for gifts at Smogenbryggan.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Hunnebostrand trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Helsinki to Hunnebostrand. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time to Central European Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Helsinki in March, with highs in Hunnebostrand at 7°C and lows at 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Granna.

Things to do in Hunnebostrand

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Lysekil, Fjallbacka, Gothenburg, Smogenbryggan, The Rock Carvings in Tanum
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Southern Goteborg Archipelago ©
Southern Goteborg Archipelago
The Rock Carvings in Tanum ©
The Rock Carvings in Tanum
Ramsvikslandet ©
Ramsvikslandet

3
days
Granna, Sweden

Granna ©
Gränna is a locality situated in Jönköping Municipality, Jönköping County, Sweden with 2,553 inhabitants in 2010. Discover out-of-the-way places like Polkapojkarna and Naturum Takern. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Swedish Air Force Museum and Brahehus. Venture out of the city with trips to Ryfors Konfektyr (in Mullsjo), HagardsLagard (in Habo) and Rudenstams Gardsbutik & Kafe (in Huskvarna). There's more to do: look for gifts at Polkaprinsen and savor the flavors at Granna Chokladmakeri & Cafe.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Granna visit app .

Traveling by car from Hunnebostrand to Granna takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Hunnebostrand in March, plan for slightly colder nights in Granna, with lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Granna

#Shopping, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trips

HagardsLagard, Naturum Takern, The Swedish Air Force Museum, Rudenstams Gardsbutik & Kafe, Ryfors Konfektyr
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Ryfors Konfektyr ©
Ryfors Konfektyr
The Swedish Air Force Museum ©
The Swedish Air Force Museum
Naturum Takern ©
Naturum Takern

4
days
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Ostermalm Saluhall and Kulturhuset. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Royal Palace and Vasa Museum. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Stockholm Old Town, see the interesting displays at Skansen, get to know the fascinating history of Monteliusvagen, and stop by HildaHilda.

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You can drive from Granna to Stockholm in 3.5 hours. In March in Stockholm, expect temperatures between 6°C during the day and -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

#Museums, #Shopping, #Adventure

Side Trip

Mall of Scandinavia
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Ostermalm Saluhall ©
Ostermalm Saluhall
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum

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