43 days in Sweden, Istanbul & Singapore Itinerary

43 days in Sweden, Istanbul & Singapore Itinerary

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43 days in Sweden, Istanbul & Singapore Itinerary

Singapore, Singapore
Fly:  17​h 15​min
Stockholm, Sweden
— 6 nights
train:  1​h
Vasteras, Sweden
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
Gavle, Sweden
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
Sundsvall, Sweden
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Visby, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
Tanum, Sweden
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Jonkoping, Sweden
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Gothenburg, Sweden
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h
Singapore, Singapore
— 5 nights
Singapore, Singapore

5
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Fotografiska and Nobel Museum. Royal Palace and Uppsala Domkyrka are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Stockholm side-trips: Uppsala (Helga Trefaldighets kyrka & Gamla Uppsala). There's lots more to do: stroll through Sodermalm, admire the masterpieces at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, look for gifts at Plugged Records, and contemplate the long history of Stockholm Cathedral.

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

Singapore, Singapore to Stockholm is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Stockholm, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. In October, Stockholm is colder than Singapore - with highs of 12°C and lows of 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Vasteras.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Nature

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Uppsala
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Fotografiska ©
Fotografiska
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
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Uppsala Domkyrka

4
days
Vasteras, Sweden

Vasteras ©
Västerås is a city in central Sweden, located on the shore of Lake Mälaren in the province Västmanland, some 100km west of Stockholm. Museum-lovers will get to explore Oljeön and Fagersta Vastanfors Homestead Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Floda kyrka and Varfrukyrkan. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vasteras: Bil- och Teknikhistoriska Samlingarna (in Koping), Heliga Trefaldighetskyrkan (in Arboga) and Verket (in Avesta). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Kyrkbacken, pause for some serene contemplation at Harkeberga kyrka, indulge your taste buds at Market Hall Slakteriet, and look for gifts at Asby Hem och Tradgard.

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Take a train from Stockholm to Vasteras in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in October, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Gavle.

Things to do in Vasteras

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Enkoping, Floda kyrka, Sala Silvergruva, Fagersta Vastanfors Homestead Museum, Bil- och Teknikhistoriska Samlingarna
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Floda kyrka ©
Floda kyrka
Verket
Verket
Oljeön ©
Oljeön

3
days
Gavle, Sweden

Gavle ©
Gävle is a city in Sweden, the seat of Gävle Municipality and the capital of Gävleborg County. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Enangers Gamla Kyrka and Old Town Gavle. Step off the beaten path and head to Växbo Lin and Söderhamn/F15 Flygmuseum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gavle: Falun (Carl Larsson-garden & Bojsen beach). There's more to do: wander the streets of Bonan Fiskelage and examine the collection at The Prison Museum of Sweden.

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You can drive from Vasteras to Gavle in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Gavle can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Sundsvall.

Things to do in Gavle

Museums Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Falun, Växbo Lin, Enangers Gamla Kyrka, Söderhamn/F15 Flygmuseum
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Söderhamn/F15 Flygmuseum ©
Söderhamn/F15 Flygmuseum
Carl Larsson-garden
Carl Larsson-garden
Växbo Lin ©
Växbo Lin

4
days
Sundsvall, Sweden

Sundsvall ©
Sundsvall is a city and the seat of Sundsvall Municipality in Västernorrland County, Sweden. Visit Hoga Kusten and Kulturmagasinet for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Namforsens Hallristningsmuseum and Hemso Fastning. Explore Sundsvall's surroundings by going to Murberget (in Harnosand), Ulvo Museum (in Ulvohamn) and Jarvsobacken (in Jarvso). Spend the 4th (Sat) exploring nature at Skuleskogen National Park. There's more to do: look for gifts at Ljustorget.

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Traveling by train from Gavle to Sundsvall takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Sundsvall are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Visby.

Things to do in Sundsvall

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Ornskoldsvik, Harnosand, Jarvsobacken, Namforsens Hallristningsmuseum, Ulvo Museum
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Skuleskogen National Park ©
Skuleskogen National Park
Namforsens Hallristningsmuseum
Namforsens Hallristningsmuseum
Murberget
Murberget

4
days
Visby, Sweden

Visby ©
Located on the largest island in the Baltic Sea, the historical port town of Visby features one of the best-preserved medieval city walls in northern Europe.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Jernvagsmuseum and Bungemuséet. Popular historic sites such as Visby City Wall and St. Karin Cathedral Ruins are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Visby: Museum Lars Jonsson (in Burgsvik) and Gannarve Skeppssattning (in Klintehamn). Next up on the itinerary: play a few rounds at Visby Golfklubb, steep yourself in history at St. Nicolai Ruin, take in nature's colorful creations at Botaniska Tradgarden, and browse the fresh offerings at Ejmunds Farm.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Visby trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Sundsvall to Visby takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Sundsvall in November, with highs in Visby at 8°C and lows at 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Tanum.

Things to do in Visby

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trips

Gotland, Visby Golfklubb, Museum Lars Jonsson, Bungemuséet, Gannarve Skeppssattning
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Visby Golfklubb ©
Visby Golfklubb
Jernvagsmuseum ©
Jernvagsmuseum
Bungemuséet ©
Bungemuséet

4
days
Tanum, Sweden

Tanum
Let the collections at Vitlycke Museum and Not Quite Gallery capture your imagination. The Rock Carvings in Tanum and Skalleruds Kyrka will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tanum: Fjallbacka (Weather Islands & Linmuseet), Fiskaffaren Hunnebostrand (in Hunnebostrand) and Hogsbyns Hallristningar (in Bengtsfors).

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Tanum trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Visby to Tanum. In November, daytime highs in Tanum are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Jonkoping.

Things to do in Tanum

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Fjallbacka, Dynekilen Golf Course, Hogsbyns Hallristningar, Skalleruds Kyrka, Vitlycke Museum
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Vitlycke Museum
Vitlycke Museum
The Rock Carvings in Tanum ©
The Rock Carvings in Tanum
Not Quite Gallery ©
Not Quite Gallery

3
days
Jonkoping, Sweden

Jonkoping
Jönköping is a city in southern Sweden with 61,559 inhabitants . Head to Polkapojkarna AB and Mariannelunds Karamellkokerifor plenty of shopping. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Varnhems klosterkyrka Skara pastorat and Våmbs Kyrka. Get out of town with these interesting Jonkoping side-trips: Ryfors Konfektyr (in Mullsjo), Kungslena Kyrka (in Tidaholm) and Naturreservatet Skurugata & Skuruhatt (in Eksjo). There's more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Habo Kyrka and stop by Lassagardens Keramik.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Jonkoping sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Tanum to Jonkoping takes 3 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Tanum in November since evenings lows in Jonkoping dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Jonkoping

Shopping Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Skovde, Kungslena Kyrka, Varnhems klosterkyrka Skara pastorat, Naturreservatet Skurugata & Skuruhatt, Polkapojkarna AB
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Polkapojkarna AB
Polkapojkarna AB
Varnhems klosterkyrka Skara pastorat ©
Ingatorps kyrka ©
Ingatorps kyrka

4
days
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.
Southern Goteborg Archipelago and Hedareds Stavkyrka will appeal to history buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Haga and Bohus Fastning. Venture out of the city with trips to Boras (Abecita AB & Laserdome). The adventure continues: hunt for treasures at Liseberg, pause for some serene contemplation at Masthuggskyrkan, admire the landmark architecture of Fish Church, and stop by Haga of Sweden AB.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Gothenburg tour planner.

Getting from Jonkoping to Gothenburg by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November in Gothenburg, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Boras, Hedareds Stavkyrka, Bohus Fastning
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Southern Goteborg Archipelago ©
Southern Goteborg Archipelago
Liseberg ©
Liseberg
Haga ©
Haga

3
days
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Galata Tower and Little Hagia Sophia will appeal to history buffs. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Florya Sahil Parkı and Suma Beach. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Kariye Museum (The Chora Church), steep yourself in history at Historic Areas of Istanbul, take a stroll through Ortakoy, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Sultanahmet District.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Istanbul trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of train, flight, and bus from Gothenburg to Istanbul in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Eastern European Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Gothenburg in November, you will find days in Istanbul are somewhat warmer (17°C), and nights are warmer (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Singapore.

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Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Florya Sahil Parkı ©
Florya Sahil Parkı
Kariye Museum (The Chora Church) ©
Kariye Museum (The Chora Church)
Galata Tower ©
Galata Tower

5
days
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Changi Beach and Palawan Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Little India. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Singapore: Sentosa Island (S.E.A. Aquarium & Siloso Beach). There's still lots to do: stroll through East Coast Park, browse the different shops at Clarke Quay, enjoy the sand and surf at Sembawang Park, and appreciate the history behind Merlion Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Singapore sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Singapore takes 14 hours. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time (EET) to Singapore Time (SGT), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from Istanbul in November: highs in Singapore hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Sentosa Island
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Changi Beach ©
Changi Beach
Buddha Tooth Relic Temple ©
Buddha Tooth Relic Temple
East Coast Park ©
East Coast Park

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