19 days in Copenhagen, Sweden & Istanbul Itinerary

19 days in Copenhagen, Sweden & Istanbul Itinerary

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Copenhagen, Denmark
— Few hours
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Malmo, Sweden
— 3 nights
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Gothenburg, Sweden
— 1 day
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Falun, Sweden
— 1 day
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 5 nights
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Linkoping, Sweden
— Few hours
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Kalmar, Sweden
— Few hours
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Karlskrona, Sweden
— Few hours
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Ystad, Sweden
— 1 night
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Lund, Sweden
— 1 night
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Malmo, Sweden
— 3 nights
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
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Istanbul, Turkey
— Few hours

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Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): snap pictures at Circle Bridge and then contemplate the long history of Kastellet.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Copenhagen road trip tool.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Copenhagen is an approximately 20-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Jakarta to Copenhagen due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Jakarta in August, you will find days in Copenhagen are a bit cooler (25°C), and nights are colder (14°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Malmo.

Things to do in Copenhagen

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Castle
Kastellet
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Bridge
Circle Bridge
4.6

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Malmo, Sweden

Malmo ©

Sweden's Berlin

A conglomeration of over a hundred different nationalities, cosmopolitan Malmo sits on the southern tip of Sweden as part of the most densely populated area in Scandinavia.
Disgusting Food Museum and Gustus Butik & Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Skanors Havsbad and Bokskogens Golf Club. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Malmo: Ljunghusens Golfbana (in Ljungskogen) and Beredskapsmuseet (in Viken). There's still lots to do: shop like a local with Formargruppen.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Malmo vacation planner.

Getting from Copenhagen to Malmo by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Malmo are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Malmo

Outdoors · Museums · Golf · Beaches

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Golf Course
Bokskogens Golf Club
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Specialty Museum
Disgusting Food Museum
4.6

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Gothenburg, Sweden

Gothenburg ©

Little London

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 24th (Sat), examine the collection at Maritiman, then get engrossed in the history at Molndals stadsmuseum, and then examine the collection at Aeroseum.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Gothenburg road trip planning website.

Drive from Malmo to Gothenburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Falun.

Things to do in Gothenburg

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Maritiman
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Aeroseum
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History Museum
Molndals stadsmuseum
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Falun, Sweden

Falun ©
Falun is a city and the seat of Falun Municipality in Dalarna County, Sweden, with 37,291 inhabitants in 2010. On the 25th (Sun), learn more about the world around you at Stora Hyttnas and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bojsen beach.

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You can drive from Gothenburg to Falun in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Falun are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Stockholm.

Things to do in Falun

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

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Beach
Bojsen beach
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Natural History Museum
Stora Hyttnas
4.6

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Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©

Beauty by the Water

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Hallwyl Museum (Hallwylska Museet) and Royal Armory are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Escape the urban bustle at The Green Trails and Sandhamn. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Strandvagen, get a new perspective on nature at Swedish Museum of Natural History, pause for some photo ops at Gustav II Adolfs Statue, and brush up on your military savvy at Army Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Stockholm trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Falun to Stockholm in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In August in Stockholm, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Linkoping.

Things to do in Stockholm

Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums · Parks

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The Green Trails
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Must see
Royal Armory
4.4

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Linkoping, Sweden

Linkoping
Linköping is a city in southern Sweden, with 153 000 inhabitants in 2016. Plan trip to Linkoping with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Stockholm to Linkoping in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. You'll set off for Kalmar on the 30th (Fri).

Things to do in Linkoping

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Kalmar, Sweden

Kalmar
Kalmar is a city in the southeast of Sweden, situated by the Baltic Sea. To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Kalmar trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Linkoping to Kalmar by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kalmar can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. You will leave for Karlskrona on the 30th (Fri).

Things to do in Kalmar

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

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Karlskrona, Sweden

Karlskrona ©
Karlskrona is a locality and the seat of Karlskrona Municipality, Blekinge County, Sweden with 35,212 inhabitants in 2010. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): get outside with Lindvallska Sjon and then get engrossed in the history at Karlskrona Porslinsmuseum.

To find ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Karlskrona driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Kalmar to Karlskrona in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. August in Karlskrona sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to drive to Ystad.

Things to do in Karlskrona

Outdoors · Museums
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Outdoor Activity
Lindvallska Sjon
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History Museum
Karlskrona Porslinsmuseum
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Ystad, Sweden

Ystad ©
Ystad Municipality is a municipality in Skåne County in southern Sweden. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): see the interesting displays at Marsvinsholms Slott and then see the interesting displays at Charlotte Berlins Museum.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ystad journey planner.

Drive from Karlskrona to Ystad in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 31st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Lund.

Things to do in Ystad

Museums · Shopping
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Charlotte Berlins Museum
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Specialty Museum
Marsvinsholms Slott
3.3

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Lund, Sweden

Lund ©

Reading City

Small enough to cover on foot in a single afternoon, Lund boasts one of Europe's oldest and most prominent universities.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Klosterkyrkan, explore the activities along Rinnebacksravinen, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Allhelgonakyrkan.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Lund online trip planner.

Getting from Ystad to Lund by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Lund can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can drive to Malmo.

Things to do in Lund

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
The Museum of Life
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Specialty Museum
Medborgarhuset
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Art Museum
Museum of Sketches
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Malmo, Sweden

Malmo ©

Sweden's Berlin

Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): stroll around Daniaparken, get a new perspective on nature at Fotevikens Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Torup Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Church (St. Johannes Kyrka). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Ribersborgsstranden, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then see the interesting displays at Moderna Museet - Malmo.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Malmo driving holiday planner.

Malmo is just a stone's throw from Lund. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Malmo

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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Natural History Museum
Fotevikens Museum
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Specialty Museum
Moderna Museet - Malmo
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Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©

City of Beautiful Towers

Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): kick back and relax at Amager Strandpark, admire the landmark architecture of Amalienborg, then pause for some serene contemplation at Frederiks Kirke (Marmorkirken), and finally admire the masterpieces at Davids Samling (The David Collection). On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Grundtvig Church (Grundtvigs Kirke), see the interesting displays at The Open Air Museum, and then learn more about the world around you at Botanical Garden.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Copenhagen day trip app.

Traveling by train from Malmo to Copenhagen takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Fri) before leaving for Istanbul.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Amager Strandpark
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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul

Queen of Cities

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.
To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Istanbul online holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Copenhagen to Istanbul takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Copenhagen to Istanbul, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Copenhagen in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Istanbul, with highs around 26°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 26°C. You will leave for home on the 6th (Fri).

Things to do in Istanbul

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