18 days in Stockholm & Gothenburg Itinerary

18 days in Stockholm & Gothenburg Itinerary

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Start: Stockholm
1
Stockholm
— 14 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Gothenburg
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
End: Stockholm

14
nights
Stockholm

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 Hallwyl Museum (Hallwylska Museet) and Jarnvagsmuseet. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Uppsala Domkyrka and Swedish Museum of Natural History. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stockholm: Arsenalen - Sveriges Forsvarsfordonsmuseum (in Strangnas), Sala Silvergruva (in Sala) and Uppsala (Botanical Gardens, Linnaeus Garden, &more). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Strandvagen, brush up on your military savvy at Army Museum, explore the different monuments and memorials at Skogskyrkogarden, and contemplate the long history of Gripsholm Castle.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Stockholm route planning website.

If you are flying in from Vietnam, the closest major aiports are Stockholm-Arlanda Airport, Stockholm-Bromma Airport, Stockholm Västerås Airport and Stockholm Skavsta Airport. May in Stockholm sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Uppsala, Vasteras, Skokloster, Gavle, Arsenalen - Sveriges Forsvarsfordonsmuseum
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Royal Armory ©
Royal Armory
Uppsala Domkyrka ©
Uppsala Domkyrka
Sala Silvergruva ©
Sala Silvergruva

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vasa Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Oscar Fredriks Church, thensteep yourself in history at Skansen Kronan, and finally identify plant and animal life at Anggardsbergens Naturreservat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Skansen Lejonet, thenexplore the historical opulence of Bohus Fastning, thensee the interesting displays at Aeroseum, and finally examine the collection at Roda Sten Konsthall.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Gothenburg day trip planner.

You can fly from Stockholm to Gothenburg in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Gothenburg can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Bohus Fastning
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Aeroseum ©
Aeroseum
Bohus Fastning ©
Bohus Fastning
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Maritiman

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