9 days in Sweden Itinerary

9 days in Sweden Itinerary

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9 days in Sweden Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  29​h
1
Lulea
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h
2
Visby, Gotland
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Linkoping
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Stockholm
— 3 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Sydney

1
day
Lulea

Lulea ©
Luleå is a city on the coast of northern Sweden, and the capital of Norrbotten County, the northernmost county in Sweden. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): trek along Hertsostigen Trail, examine the collection at Norrbottens Jarnvagsmuseum, and then contemplate the long history of Gammelstad Church Town.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Lulea trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Lulea is an approximately 29-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -9 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in September, things will get a bit cooler in Lulea: highs are around 17°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Visby.

Things to do in Lulea

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Norrbottens Jarnvagsmuseum ©
Norrbottens Jarnvagsmuseum
Gammelstad Church Town ©
Gammelstad Church Town

2
nights
Visby, Gotland

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): examine the collection at Gotlands Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Botaniska Tradgarden, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Karin Cathedral Ruins, and finally explore the historical opulence of Visby City Wall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): steep yourself in history at St. Nicolai Ruin, then don't miss a visit to St. Mary's Cathedral, then identify plant and animal life at Grogarnsberget, and finally identify plant and animal life at Hogklint Naturreservat.

Plan trip to Visby with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Lulea to Visby in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In September in Visby, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Linkoping.

Things to do in Visby

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Grogarnsberget, St. Karin Cathedral Ruins
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Hogklint Naturreservat
Hogklint Naturreservat
Visby City Wall ©
Visby City Wall
Gotlands Museum ©
Gotlands Museum

1
night
Linkoping

Linkoping ©
Linköping is a city in southern Sweden, with 153 000 inhabitants in 2016. On the 23rd (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Gamla Linkoping Open-Air Museum, then learn about all things military at The Swedish Air Force Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Linkoping Cathedral.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Linkoping trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Visby to Linkoping in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September in Linkoping, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can take a train to Stockholm.

Things to do in Linkoping

Museums Historic Sites
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The Swedish Air Force Museum ©
The Swedish Air Force Museum
Linkoping Cathedral ©
Linkoping Cathedral
Gamla Linkoping Open-Air Museum ©
Gamla Linkoping Open-Air Museum

3
nights
Stockholm

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Monteliusvagen and Strandvagen. Your inner history buff will appreciate Royal Palace and Stockholm Cathedral. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Fotografiska, head off the coast to Stockholm Old Town, examine the collection at ABBA The Museum, and learn about all things military at Royal Armory.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Stockholm road trip planner.

Getting from Linkoping to Stockholm by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. September in Stockholm sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. On the 26th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum

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